Exercise Increases Brain Size – Neuroscience News

Summary: Exercise increases the size of the left region of the hippocampus, an area of the brain critical for memory, a new study reveals.

Source: Western Sydney University.

In a first of its kind international collaboration, researchers from Australia’s National Institute of Complementary Medicine (opens in new window)Opens in a new window at Western Sydney University and the Division of Psychology and Mental Health at the University of Manchester in the UK examined the effects of aerobic exercise on a region of the brain called the hippocampus, which is critical for memory and other brain functions.

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