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UF teaches cognitive improvement to residents of retirement community

UF teaches cognitive improvement to residents of retirement community

Published: Jun 2nd, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida and The Village retirement community in Gainesville have partnered to offer UF Health Vitality Mind, a research program dedicated to maximizing brain health in older adults.

Benefits of mental exercises for seniors persist 10 years after training

Published: Jan 13th, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Older adults who received as few as 10 sessions of mental training show long-lasting improvements in reasoning and speed of processing skills 10 years after the intervention, according to UF Health researchers with the Advanced Cognitive Training for Independent and Vital Elderly, or ACTIVE, study.