New Scientific Research Findings Do you want to know something new? Well, here are a few new scientific findings! 1.  Mental activities may protect against mild cognitive impairment Date: January 30, 2017 Source: Mayo Clinic Summary: Researchers have found that engaging in mentally stimulating activities, even late in life, may protect against new-onset mild cognitive impairment, which is the intermediate stage between normal cognitive aging and dementia. The study found that cognitively normal people 70 or older who engaged in…