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MEMORY NEWS

Want a smarter brain? Try doing one or more of these things

December 04, 2019 10:01 am

The key is to break away from the tedium and try building new memories every day.

In Munich, once the heart of the Nazi Party, follow a trail of remembrance which says: never again

November 11, 2019 4:21 pm

Germany’s culture of remembrance, however, did not develop organically in Munich as it did in other places, like Berlin.

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.

Poor sleep may adversely affect memory in older adults, says study

June 26, 2019 9:30 am

The study's takeaway message may be that regular sleep is important at any age for the best cognitive performance.

Virtual reality can help improve quality of life for dementia patients, study

May 10, 2019 9:29 am

These memories not only provided positive mental stimulation for the patients but helped their caregivers learn more about their lives before care, thereby improving their social interaction.

Brain zaps help boost memory in people over 60: Study

April 09, 2019 1:12 pm

The treatment is aimed at 'working memory', the ability to hold information in mind for a matter of seconds as you perform a task, such as doing math in your head.

Like old photos, memories fade over time, according to a study

April 06, 2019 6:49 pm

These findings provide evidence that the vibrancy of low-level details - such as colours and shapes associated with an event - fade in memory while the gist of the experience is retained.

Electric pulses to brain may boost memory by 15 per cent: Study

February 08, 2018 7:23 pm

A study has shown that electrical impulses passing through the brain can improve information retention and memory by upto 15 percent.

Prebiotics in formula milk may boost babies' memory skills

January 18, 2018 10:16 pm

Breast milk contains natural sources of prebiotics: small, indigestible fibre molecules that promote the growth of good bacteria in the baby's gut, which is not present in the standard formula milk.

Forgetting things at times could be good for memory

June 04, 2016 3:52 pm

Forgetting things is very common among people who keep quite busy. Studies have proven that forgetfulness could actually be good for your memory.