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More years of education mean a better memory in old age

Public education reforms implemented decades ago are providing new insights. Each additional year of schooling can give mental benefits towards the end of life.

Adult memory a bellwether of the ageing brain

The memory you have as an adult can help predict how well your brain will work 20 years later.

Tunes for the senile blues

Patients with Alzheimer’s or dementia become less depressed when they hear familiar music.