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Fight dementia: stay in school, study says

Americans in the United States are fortunate to live in a country where graduating from high school is considered the norm. It’s widely believed that a high school diploma brings with it significant social and economic benefits.

It turns out there’s also at least one major health benefit that comes with the diploma. A study done by  researchers at Boston University School of Medicine and their colleagues found that Americans who graduated from high school are less likely to develop Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia.

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