Illiteracy and Dementia
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A new study has found that people who cannot read or write are three times more likely to develop dementia than those who can. We take a closer look at the importance of maintaining cognitive function in preventing dementia.
Produced by: Lim Sue Ann
Presented by: Sharmilla Ganesan, Lim Sue Ann, Juliet Jacobs
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Categories: Health Policy, Diseases and Conditions, Mental Health, Healthy Living, Fitness, Science, Personal Development, Medical Innovation and Technology, Social Issues
Tags: The Bigger Picture, The Daily Digest, illiteracy, dementia, Columbia University, cognitive function, reading, writing,