Investigating the Impacts of Diet and Exercise on the Development of Dementia

JUNE 2017

The URI Lifestyles Initiative group, an interdisciplinary project studying the connections among diet, exercise, and brain health, was featured on URI Today in June. The article noted, in part:

What sets the Lifestyle Interventions Group apart is its inclusion of disciplines beyond the typical confines of brain science, as well as its engagement with organizations, communities and individuals from around the state. This holistic perspective expands and enriches avenues of investigation, with the objective of providing the scientific underpinnings to support practical changes in behavior that can improve people’s lives, said William Renehan, associate director of the George & Anne Ryan Institute for Neuroscience at URI and a founder of the group.

Read the entire article.


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