Cognition level and change in cognition during adolescence are associated with cognition in midlife.

Affiliation

Columbia Aging Center, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

Cognitive development during adolescence affects health long term. We investigated whether level of and change in language-based cognition during adolescence are associated with cognitive performance in midlife.

Keywords

Adolescence,Birth cohort,Cognition,Language functioning,Verbal intelligence,

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