Follow your artistic streak and enjoy reduced cognitive impairment in old age | The Optimist Daily
Today’s Solutions: June 21, 2024

Indulging an artistic pursuit, or making time for a craft you enjoy, may just be your passport to a healthy brain way into your later years, according to a new study by the Mayo Clinic. The former is associated with a 73-percent cognitive impairment risk reduction, the latter with a 43-percent risk reduction. It sounds like our knitting grandmas were onto something.

Solutions News Source Print this article
More of Today's Solutions

Sex education for incarcerated men in California

Cristobal De La Cruz enters a classroom at the Orange County Juvenile Hall in Southern California, carrying a condom in his back pocket. A ...

Read More

Orcas are smashing boats. Researchers finally think they know the truth behin...

For four years, orcas have been ramming and sinking luxury yachts in European waters, perplexing scientists. These intelligent, gregarious creatures have demonstrated a new, ...

Read More

Forget dressers, IKEA wants you to build a bee house

The task of building IKEA furniture has been challenging newlyweds and college students for years. In 2020, the company started offering a new challenge ...

Read More

A historic bill passes: One-third of Indian Parliament seats to be reserved f...

The Lok Sabha, India's lower house of Parliament, passed a revolutionary bill that guaranteed one-third of seats in both the parliament and state assemblies ...

Read More