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Photos: Putts, pups and Sir Saint - SFC brings fun from the fairway

Photos: Putts, pups and Sir Saint - SFC brings fun from the fairway

Thursday, September 19, 2019

Professional golfers, PGA TOUR Wives Association representatives, therapy dogs and New Orleans Saints cheerleaders and mascot all swung by UMMC to brighten the week for Children’s Hospital patients and their families. Sanderson Farms Championship play begins today at the Country Club of Jackson, with the winner to be determined Sunday afternoon. Read More

Researchers from The MIND Center published an article in the Annals of Internal Medicine showing small lesions, or infarctions, in the brain may increase the rate of cognitive decline as people age.

Small, large lesion pairing accelerates cognitive decline

Thursday, September 19, 2019

A new paper from UMMC scientists at The MIND Center shows small brain lesions may have an outsized influence on memory and language loss as people age. Once largely ignored by physicians, the presence of these small infarctions could be just as important as larger ones in predicting cognitive decline. Read More

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