Studies show how neighbourhoods may help preserve older adults' cognitive health
Medical and Life Sciences News
December 2, 2021
Description / Summary
Three University of Michigan studies show that urban and suburban neighbourhoods that provide opportunities for socialization, physical activity, and intellectual stimulation may help preserve older adults' cognitive health. This research offers evidence for the importance of community-based senior serving organizations and will be of particular interest to age-friendly community practitioners, senior centres, and those working in community development and engagement.