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DR. JOE VERGHESE:
Areas of Research: Effects of disease and aging on gait and cognition in older adults. Influence of cognitively stimulating activities on reducing risk of dementia and mobility loss, cognitive control of mobility, and global health. Dr. Verghese graduated from St. Johns Medical College, Bangalore, India in 1989. He did his postgraduate training in Internal Medicine and Neurology in United Kingdom. He completed his Neurology residency at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY in 1998. He did his fellowship training in Neurophysiology as well as Aging & Dementia in 1999 at the same institution. He received a Master of Science degree in Clinical Research Methods with Distinction in 2001. Dr Verghese is board-Certified in Neurology.
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Bellydance challenges the brain as well as the body
SEPTEMBER 5, 2016 BELLYDANCE.ONE IN FEATURES
Studies have shown the benefits of dance on enhancing the brain as well as the body.
The benefits of belly dance go beyond the physical. Women’s attitudes, self-esteem and confidence increase. Women begin to accept their bodies and...
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