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New study finds link between slow reaction time and early death

A new study, published in the journal PLOS ONE, has found that adults who have slow reaction times have a higher risk of an early death.Reaction time was studied because it reflects how well the central nervous system is working. It also reflects basic mental skills, such as how quickly a person is able to process information.
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Greater experience causes older brains to slow down, study shows

We are all familiar with the saying “older but wiser.” And new research may prove this to be true. A new study published in the journal Topics in Cognitive Science suggests that as we age, our brain functions slow down as a result of greater experience, not because of cognitive decline.According to the research team, led by Dr.
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Omega-3 Fatty Acids Slow Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Cell Proliferation

Omega-3 fatty acids, as well as their metabolite products, stop or slow the proliferation of triple-negative breast cancer cells better than cells from luminal types of cancer, researchers from Fox Chase Cancer Center reported at the AACR Annual Meeting 2013…
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