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How the brain changes as we age, and what we can do about it

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Professor Nancy Pachana is a renowned clinical neuropsychologist, geropsychologist and professor at The University of Queensland. She knows everything there is to know about what happens as your brain ages, and how to keep it young. 

Host Bec Wilson and Nancy Pachana discuss: 

  • The signs of cognitive decline, and how you can change that trajectory for yourself
  • The science of dementia
  • The rule book for taking care of your brain
  • The mind body connection: What is good for your body, is good for your brain 
  • The surprising food group you should limit to help your brain
  • What the research tells us about supplements 
  • SLEEP and the side-effects of aging on the mind
  • The thing you should know about alcohol as you age; No surprise it can have a negative effect
  • Stress and the science of social connection 
  • Ageism and why your right to continue learning, is a human right

Prime Time with Bec Wilson is the podcast for all of us in the second half of life (47+) who want to live long, live well, and thoroughly enjoy it. Together we’ll dive deep into what will make this phase of life great, with insights from experts and pioneers. We talk about money, health, happiness, relationships, sex, travel and so much more. After all, there are no set rules for navigating this second half for our modern generations. 

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