Older People Can Still Produce New Brain Cells, Study Shows

Older People Can Still Produce New Brain Cells, Study Shows
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It has been a hot topic of debate in neuroscience as to whether human brains can continue to produce new cells throughout life and new research published today suggests that older brains are just as capable of producing these cells as younger ones.

The research published today in the journal Cell Stem Cell, led by scientists at Columbia University suggests that many senior citizens may remain more cognitively and emotionally intact than commonly accepted, with the research finding that even the oldest brains studied, produced new cells.

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Work From Home 2018: The Top 100 Companies For Remote Jobs

Looking to work from home more often in your next job? Check out the top 100 companies for remote positions:
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With mobile devices and videoconferencing technology becoming more widespread, telecommuting jobs are also becoming more common. They’re also highly coveted because they tend to offer greater work-life balance. The downside is that many such offers turn out to be too good to be true.

FlexJobs, a site that vets such opportunities — and charges a fee to access the ones that make it onto the site — releases its annual list of the top 100 companies with the highest number of part-time or entirely remote job openings from 2017 out of a pool of 49,000 companies.

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