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Bilingualism delays onset of Alzheimer's symptoms


Thanks to Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care for this article.

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Evie
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Tue, Nov 09, 2010, 4:06 pm CST

I'd like to see how the number of people afflicted is different in say the US compared to EU where most people speak at least 2 languages.


Brian Krueger, PhD
Columbia University Medical Center
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Tue, Nov 09, 2010, 8:07 pm CST

That's a great point, Evie!  It's very American to only know one language.


Genomic Repairman
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Tue, Nov 16, 2010, 2:43 pm CST

Guys I American and barely know how to speak American so I bring the average down.


JanedeLartigue
UC Davis
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Tue, Nov 16, 2010, 3:27 pm CST

So all these languages I keep trying to learn might eventually pay off! I bet there'll be a Language Brain Training for the Nintendo DS out next year!

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