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Researchers from University of Tokyo in Japan hope that the findings will inform urban planners and game designers to inspire people to be more active.
The researchers, published in journal JAMA Psychiatry, found that increases in physical activity tended to be followed by increases in mood and perceived energy level.
In a new study, to determine physical activity, participants were asked after the stroke how much they moved or exercised during leisure time before the stroke.
The increase in physical activity doubled the women's post-treatment mental processing speed.