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Frequent sexual activity predicts specific cognitive abilities in older adults

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Objectives: This study replicates and extends the findings of previous research (Wright, H., & Jenks, R. A. (2016). Sex on the brain! Associations between sexual activity and cognitive function in older age. Age and Ageing, 45, 313-317. doi:10.1093/ageing/afv197) which found a significant association between sexual activity (SA) and cognitive function in older adults. Specifically, this study aimed to generalize these findings to a range of cognitive domains, and to assess whether increas...

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10.1093/geronb/gbx065

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University of Oxford
Oxford college:
St Anne's College
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Coventry University
Grant:
Pump-Prime Research Grant Scheme
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Journal:
Journals of Gerontology, Series B More from this journal
Volume:
74
Issue:
1
Pages:
47–51
Publication date:
2017-06-21
Acceptance date:
2017-04-29
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1758-5368
ISSN:
1079-5014
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English
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2017-07-20

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