Your Busy Schedule May Help Keep Your Memory Sharp as You Age

by ParentCo. May 19, 2016

It looks like there's a sweet spot between busy and stressed out that may help keep the brain sharp over time. Busy people retain more memory as they age, a study finds.
Source: Keeping Busy May Prevent Memory Loss With Aging : Shots - Health News : NPR



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