Napping in the afternoon can benefits both motor skills and your ability to recall facts.
Memories are closely linked with music.
Depression can cause widespread changes in our brain – including to the regions responsible for memory.
Adolescents who had more and more blackouts each year had a much higher risk of developing severe alcohol problems.
Because of context and history, some words and phrases carry a heavy burden with them. Their mere mention can bring back painful memories and problematic situations.
Issues like a lack of focus and heightened anxiety when learning at home could be due to students lacking the autobiographical memory they need to learn in an alternative context.
Knowing what cells are more vulnerable could some day help researchers know why these cells are more vulnerable than others.
Research shows short bouts of physical activity can boost your concentration for up to one hour.
Memories of past holidays shape this one and ones years in the future.
With new US COVID-19 cases topping 200,000 a day, contact tracers are overwhelmed. Here's how infected people can start tracing and notifying contacts themselves.
Exercise plays an important part in preserving memory throughout our lifetime.
You might need permission to record a doctor's appointment and extra permission to share it. That depends on where you live.
Support them but make sure to respect their autonomy; encourage them to exercise, sleep and connect with friends. These are some ways to help your Year 12 child during the pre-exam period.
Dementia and depression are two diagnoses that rob older adults of health and happiness. Despite their obvious differences, it is becoming ever more apparent that the two conditions are connected.
Journalists use real people's stories to 'humanize' the news. But these tales – whether harrowing or heartwarming – can be misleading about the pandemic's greatest threats.
Teaching deaf babies sign language improves the success of cochlear implants – and also safeguards their long-term physical and mental health.
Rats, too, struggle to learn how to do new things in new places — but it does get easier over time.
Many patients suffering from COVID-19 exhibit neurological symptoms, from loss of smell to delirium to a higher risk of stroke. Down the road, will COVID-19 survivors face a wave of cognitive issues?
When home and work life look the same, events tend to blur into a single unmemorable blob. And that's when we start to forget things.
Though a recent study's results were promising, there is still much that researchers don't know.