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Forgetting something is common, but persistent and regular memory loss is frustrating and can make life difficult in many different ways. It is therefore important to take steps to avoid memory loss. You don’t have to wait until you are suffering from it to take action, however, as you can improve your memory and brain function at any age by doing any of the seven tips below. Your brain needs as much care and attention as the rest of your body, so here are some ways you can look after it.

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Exercise

Exercise helps your brain as well as your body. It does this by increasing the supply of blood to the brain. This helps new neurons and neuron connections to develop. To get the benefit it has to be moderate cardio exercise, so you don’t have to hit the weights in the gym or sign up for intensive circuit training. Walking is perfect, but you have to do it for about 45 minutes at a time at least three times a week. Of course you get other benefits from such physical activity too, but your memory will be improved.



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