Kessler researchers find aerobic exercise benefits memory in persons with multiple sclerosis.
…West Orange, NJ. November 1, 2013. A research study headed by Victoria Leavitt, Ph.D. and James Sumowski, Ph.D., of Kessler Foundation, provides the first evidence for beneficial effects of aerobic exercise on brain and memory in individuals with multiple sclerosis (MS). The article, “Aerobic exercise increases hippocampal volume and improves memory in multiple sclerosis: Preliminary findings,” was released as an epub ahead of print on October 4 by Neurocase: The Neural Basis of Cognition. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13554794.2013.841951. The study was funded by Kessler Foundation.