Tuesday, Jan 31, 2023

memory loss


If you experience brain fog, memory loss during long flights, here's what you should do

January 31, 2023 4:04 pm

"Only two per cent of dehydration in your brain can lead to memory loss and decline in your cognitive function," nutritionist Pooja Makhija explained

How much memory loss is normal with ageing?

December 26, 2022 11:27 am

Memory loss becomes a problem when it starts to affect your typical day-to-day living. It's not a huge issue if you can't remember to turn right or left. However, forgetting why you are behind the wheel, where you are meant to be going or even how to drive are not normal

Memory problems during the pandemic? It's just your brain trying to distinguish one day from the next

September 19, 2022 2:03 pm

It's not really clear what exactly causes these memory glitches, but well-established theories from cognitive psychology may be able to explain the phenomenon

How memory 'clutter' makes it harder to remember things as we get older

March 26, 2022 10:23 am

A recent study suggest that instead of a difficulty in storing memories, poorer memory as we get older is a result of being less able to focus our attention on relevant target information, meaning we put too much information into our memory.

What is digital amnesia? A doctor explains the growing concern among young generation

January 04, 2022 11:54 am

According to the doctor, in recent times, a growing number of people in the age group of 40-50 years have complained of issues of memory loss and increased forgetfulness.

Longstanding uncontrolled diabetes can be a major cause of reduced memory: Mayo Clinic expert

July 14, 2021 9:49 am

Dr Nair pointed out the role of exercise - both aerobic and resistance training - in preventing memory loss by increasing brain volume and microcirculation in ageing individuals.

World Alzheimer’s Day 2020: Common in elders, still Alzheimer’s is not a part of ageing, say experts

September 21, 2020 10:50 am

WHO confirms that there are around 50 million people suffering from dementia and also there are around 10 million new cases every year, says Dr Rajul Aggrawal

Not sure if it is just memory lapse or Alzheimer's? Look out for these signs

October 30, 2019 1:39 pm

From misplacing items to getting lost in familiar spaces -- know when your loved one would need help.

Orange juice, berries may prevent memory loss in men

November 22, 2018 3:47 pm

According to researchers, the men who drank orange juice every day were less likely to develop poor thinking skills than the men who drank less than one serving per month.

Exercise can help boost memory through bone hormone: Study

October 24, 2018 5:25 pm

Exercise, such as walking, triggers the release of osteocalcin which interacts with key proteins in the brain to boost memory. The findings provide an evidence that exercise may be the best way to stave off or even treat, age-related memory loss in people.