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Senior Turkish men fight back against memory loss by learning to knit.

Senior men in southern Turkey’s Antalya province are learning to fight memory loss with an unusual set of weapons: knitting needles. Turkey’s first ‘Senior Citizen University,’ which only accepts students over the age of 60, was founded by Akdeniz University as part of professor Ismail Tufan’s project on Turkey’s Gerontology Atlas, launched in 2000.


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