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Previous studies have shown that laser light treatment will improve working memory in mice, and human studies have shown tPBM treatment can improve accuracy, speed up reaction time and improve high-order functions such as attention and emotion.
Published on Dec 03, 2022 11:34 AM IST
The researchers found that over a 10-year period, snap users matured cognitively about two years more slowly than snap non-users.
Published on Nov 11, 2022 05:34 PM IST
From practising mental exercises to refraining from substance abuse, here are a few ways by which you can sharpen your memory functions.
Published on Nov 04, 2022 03:32 PM IST
For a better quality of life, it's important to take care of your brain as you age and nutrition can play a huge role. Here are best foods for your brain for elderly.
Published on Oct 13, 2022 11:18 AM IST
Here's how you can help re-construct memories using the flavour and scent of different foods in very compact shapes as the strongest cues to help us remember
Updated on Oct 09, 2022 04:14 PM IST
A recent study headed by UCL academics found that using smartphones, smart watches, and other digital devices can enhance the memory skills of a person.
Published on Aug 02, 2022 07:30 PM IST
Yoga plays a very strong role in the brain development of an individual, keeps your brain healthy and prevents early onset of mental disorders such as dementia, Alzheimer’s etc. Check out these 5 Yoga exercises to improve memory and concentration
Updated on Jul 15, 2022 03:52 PM IST
The research team studied the benefits of consuming the equivalent of a cup of cranberries a day among 50 to 80-year-olds.They hope that their findings could have implications for the prevention of neurodegenerative diseases such as dementia.
Published on Jun 26, 2022 02:43 PM IST
As the days of summer roll by, you’ll find an itch to do something meaningful and enthralling with your family and make some fun and exciting memories together. There are a lot of outdoor and indoor activities that you can do as a family and bond together. Check the list inside for ideas
Updated on Jun 02, 2022 06:25 PM IST
Gidon Lev survived the Holocaust as a child; today he addresses the younger generation on TikTok.
Published on Apr 28, 2022 09:19 AM IST
A new study links shift work to serious health issues as a result of the internal body clock (circadian rhythm) being out of step with the normal light-dark cycle. These include sleep disorders, cardiovascular disease, obesity, diabetes, mood disorders, and substance abuse.
Updated on Mar 13, 2022 03:58 PM IST
Experts say that our daily habits from eating, exercising, working style could be affecting our memory in a negative or a positive way.
Published on Feb 06, 2022 12:31 PM IST
Regular physical activity is good for maintaining optimal physical and mental health. And among older adults, it curbs the risks of long term conditions, falls, immobility, dependency and death.
Published on Nov 23, 2021 05:00 PM IST
The findings identify specific receptors for the neurotransmitter acetylcholine that re-route information flowing through memory circuits in the hippocampus. Acetylcholine is released in the brain during learning and is critical for the acquisition of new memories.
Updated on Sep 17, 2021 10:15 AM IST
Researchers discovered that a small area in the brain's temporal pole region may be involved in facial recognition. The team found that neurons in the TP region were highly selective, responding to faces that the subjects had seen before more strongly than unfamiliar ones.
Published on Jul 05, 2021 09:01 AM IST
A new study reveals method that can improve visual working memory, verbal short-term memory and math fluency and help treat attention in children with sickle cell disease (SCD)
Updated on Apr 10, 2021 10:03 AM IST
A new research suggests that sleep is vital to associating emotion with memory and that the 'reactivation' of memories during sleep needs to occur in order to fully store the memory of newly learned material.
Updated on Feb 23, 2021 07:55 AM IST
World Alzheimer’s Day 2020: Know all about Dementia, history and significance of the theme this year and how you can provide support. Since there is little or no understanding of the disease, the stigmatisation and misinformation about it is a global problem
Updated on Sep 21, 2020 11:01 AM IST