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Being socially active lowers dementia risk, study suggests

The University College London study tracked more than 10,000 participants’ levels of social contact over decades. Being socially active in your fifties and sixties lowers your risk of developing dementia in later life, according to new research. Academics at University College London (UCL) found that someone who saw friends almost daily at the age of…