Home > Newsletters > Daily: Love or hate Earth Hour? > Daily Dose: This is why your vanilla or cinnamon flavoured e-cigarette is toxic > Health-in-Motion 19 September 2017 Crosswords keep your brain sharper as you get older. Crosswords keep your brain sharper as you get older. The results of a large online trial involving over 17,000 individuals aged 50 and older that was recently conducted by British scientists suggest that the more frequently people do word quizzes like crossword puzzles, the better their memory, attention and reasoning capacities. The researchers estimate that the brains of elderly word puzzle lovers perform as though they were ten years younger when it comes to the accuracy of their short-term memory and the speed of their grammatical reasoning. 0 More: Daily Dose: This is why your vanilla or cinnamon flavoured e-cigarette is toxicHealth-in-Motion advertisement Other news Diet and nutrition 9 common mistakes people make when it comes to weight loss, according to a celeb trainer Sex Is a chlamydia vaccine on the horizon? Medical Does having a hysterectomy put women at higher risk of developing depression and anxiety? Medical WATCH: Scientists develop vaccine to help stop cat allergies Medical Vitamin E oil might be cause of vaping-linked lung injuries Medical Could you be having a heart attack? Live healthier Heart health » 5 women share exactly what it feels like to have a heart attack 'I felt like I had a pill stuck in my throat.' Diet & Nutrition » 8 benefits of gherkin juice that will make you want to drink some ASAP Goodbye, salt craving.