A new study has found that healthy blood iron levels could provide the key to longer lifespans and health spans. Other studies also have suggested a connection between blood iron levels and cognitive dysfunction.
The ability to focus and concentrate can become more difficult – it’s part of the natural aging process. However, it also can be a sign of the onset of mild cognitive impairment. Fortunately, there are ways to maintain and even improve concentration as we age.
Studies have shown that using a specially designed video game can lead to cognitive improvement in both older adults and children. Research is ongoing on how to produce games that can help players slow cognitive decline.
New research demonstrates for the first time that hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) can improve cognitive function in humans, especially in the areas of attention, cognitive processing speed and executive function.