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Bilingual people twice as likely to recover from a stroke

November 20th, 2015|Tags: |

Researchers say these studies suggest the mental challenge of speaking more than one language can boost cognitive reserve – an improved ability of the brain to cope with damaging influences such as stroke or dementia.

The difference a language can make

November 19th, 2015|Tags: |

Delicious food at Caraffini's - but book first! I went for a lunch with a friend in a lovely Italian restaurant called Caraffini's, just by Sloane Square in London. Terrific Italian food - served by genuinely Italian staff. At the end of the meal I asked for the bill in Italian...what a reaction! Suddenly the waiter smiled, the owner of the restaurant came over to ask how I knew Italian. I explained I am learning and and that my wife is Italian...we chatted for a while. Suddenly I wasn't a customer - I was a friend [...]

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