Physical activity attenuates age-related biomarker alterations in preclinical AD.

Okonkwo, O., S. Schultz, J. Oh, J. Larson, D. Edwards, D. Cook, R. Koscik, C. Gallagher, N. Dowling, C. Carlsson, B. Bendlin, A. LaRue, H. Rowley, B. Christian, S. Asthana, B. Hermann, S. Johnson, and M. Sager. “Physical Activity Attenuates Age-Related Biomarker Alterations in Preclinical AD.”. Neurology, Vol. 83, no. 19, 2014, pp. 1753-60.

To examine whether engagement in physical activity might favorably alter the age-dependent evolution of Alzheimer disease (AD)-related brain and cognitive changes in a cohort of at-risk, late-middle-aged adults.

DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000000964

PubMed: 25298312