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Aerobically-Active Preadolescents Perform Better in Math Than Their Less-Active Peers

For preadolescent students, aerobic exercise plays a significant role in mathematics achievement. Led by new ASI Advisor Laura Chaddock-Heyman, Ph.D., of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, here’s a study that demonstrates how.

How Exercise and Diet Directly Impact Brain Function

People StretchingHealthy FoodsBrainASI Advisors Prof. Fernando Gómez-Pinilla of UCLA and Prof. Charles Hillman of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign coauthor this definitive research overview of how exercise and diet directly impact brain function.