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Bilingualism delays Alzheimer’s by at least four years

A recent study at Belgium's Ghent University has established that the symptoms of Alzheimer disease (AD) manifest themselves about four to five years later in bilinguals as opposed to monolinguals, confirming previous findings. In bilinguals, the disease onset was estimated at the age of 77, while in monolinguals, this was at the age of 73.Between March 2013 and May...