Speaking Multiple Languages Can Delay the Onset of Alzheimer’s

The ability to speak several languages can delay the onset of Alzheimer’s disease, but when the lesions gain the upper hand, the decline is faster. Neuroplasticity is the ability of the brain to reorganize itself when stimulated. This ability to adapt improves the cognitive reserve and causes our brain to find new neural connections to be more efficient. Bilingualism and the ability to speak several languages is the best activity to stimulate our brain and play with its plasticity to improve its cognitive reserve. Researchers have just discovered that speaking several languages helps to slow the onset of neurodegenerative diseases … Continue reading Speaking Multiple Languages Can Delay the Onset of Alzheimer’s