Higher aerobic fitness levels are associated with better word production skills in healthy older adults

Researchers found that older adults’ aerobic fitness levels are directly related to the incidence of age-related language failures such as ‘tip-of-the-tongue’ states.

Source: Higher aerobic fitness levels are associated with better word production skills in healthy older adults — ScienceDaily

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Bilingualism could offset brain changes in Alzheimer’s: A study sheds light on how language history relates to brain plasticity

After more than a decade of research, this much we know: it’s good for your brain to know another language. A new study goes further, however, focusing specifically on the effects of knowing a second language for patients with Alzheimer’s disease and mild cognitive impairment.

Source: Bilingualism could offset brain changes in Alzheimer’s: A study sheds light on how language history relates to brain plasticity — ScienceDaily