Saturday, December 03, 2016

What's that word? Aphasia?

Clare keeps complaining her brain is going to mush. She can't remember words, forgets where she's put stuff. I explain that it's not Alzheimer's, it's not dementia, it's .. normal. And here's the proof.

From "Variations in cognitive abilities across the life course"

Just for the record: a quarter of your capabilities get blown away by age 60. Then you fall off a cliff.

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