Older peoples memory
jwake at escape.ca
Sat Dec 20 11:41:36 EST 1997
Some say that, in the aged, impeded bloodflow to the anterior
cingulate gyrus may be a factor.
Attentional deficits and the need to apply more "mental effort" seem to
correlate with this.
Jørgen Larsen wrote:
> Can anybody please help me?
> I am writing an essay about older peoples memory versus younger people!
> The question is: What is the fysiological explanation for older peoples
> learning? Has it anything to do with myelin? Learning a "blind finger
> takes more attempts with the older people. Why?
> please send any answer to :Joker at post5.tele.dk.
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