Study: More U.S. Seniors, Especially Women, Retaining Health Brains

The percentage of older Americans reporting serious problems with memory and thinking has declined in recent years -- and higher education levels may be part of the reason, a new study finds.

Researchers found that between 2008 and 2017, the proportion of older U.S. adults reporting "serious cognitive problems" declined from just over 12% to 10%.

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