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Study: Education Helps Ward Off Alzheimer's

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Study: Education Helps Ward Off Alzheimer's

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Study: Education Helps Ward Off Alzheimer's

Study: Education Helps Ward Off Alzheimer's

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The more education people have the less likely they are develop Alzheimer's symptoms of dementia, a new study published in the journal Neurology suggests. Another recent study finds that seniors who play board games and crossword puzzles lower their risk of dementia. NPR's Jon Hamilton reports.