How a Good Run Could Help Repair the Brain

The more the mice ran, the longer they lived.

Researchers from the University of Ottawa and Ottawa Hospital have discovered that compounds produced during exercise helped brain-damaged mice significantly extend their lifespans. They identified a key protein that they say likely makes all the difference, and their findings could help pinpoint therapies for degenerative neurological conditions like multiple sclerosis (MS).
Running for Their Lives
The mental benefits of exercise have been

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