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Our evolving relationship with food

A Recipe for Working Memory and Brain Health

Food preparation, especially cooking, is a multi-step process involving multiple tools, materials, and senses. The evolution of a human way of food preparation may have been a critical factor in human cognitive evolution. Regularly participating in food preparation, along with maintaining an active intellectual and social life, may help preserve brain health in aging. Read More

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This blog post is very useful and interesting. Food is a very vital factor in enhancing physical and mental health. Apart from the regular diet, it is in fact mandatory add components of amino acids which constitute the protein make-up in the body. There are many food supplements such as L-Arginine which will help in this aspect of the diet.

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John Allen is a neuroanthropologist working at the Dornsife Cognitive Neuroscience Imaging Center and Brain and Creativity Institute, University of Southern California.


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