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Journal of Aging Research
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 384875, 14 pages
Review Article

Use of Physical and Intellectual Activities and Socialization in the Management of Cognitive Decline of Aging and in Dementia: A Review

Department of Medicine (Geriatrics) and Centre for Neuroscience, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON, Canada K7L 5A2

Received 7 July 2012; Accepted 31 October 2012

Academic Editor: Richard F. Gillum

Copyright © 2012 Myuri Ruthirakuhan et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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