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Age Wise

The Mysterious, Remarkable Memories of ‘Superagers’

Some old brains look and work like those of twenty-somethings

Image: Fakurian Design/Unsplash

Among the frustrations of growing older, at least for many of us, is the increasing struggle to remember people we’ve met, or what was for lunch yesterday. It doesn’t take a brain surgeon to figure out why: Our brains shrink, and…

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Robert Roy Britt

Robert Roy Britt

Health & science writer. Independent journalist covering physical health & mental wellness. My new book, “Make Sleep Your Superpower,” is coming Nov. 1.