Can't remember where you put your keys or what you had for breakfast? Before you panic, keep in mind that age-related memory loss is not totally inevitable! There are actually many things you can do to keep your brain sharp as a tack
when you're 87.
Studies show that, as with your old laptop, the brain loses memory ability when there's a lack of storage space (i.e. why you can remember all the lyrics to Madonna's "Like a Virgin," but can't remember where you parked your car). Short of a mental spam folder, however, there are a few things you can do to make the memory space you've got left function more efficiently.
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, and stop saying, "I can't remember!"