Do you start your morning off with a cup of coffee or tea?
A recently-published research from McMaster University reports that high-intensity workouts, also known as high-intensity interval training (HIIT), not only develop your muscles but help out with memory as well.
Exposure to the aroma of rosemary essential oil can significantly enhance working memory in children
The human brain is hiding superpowers within its left anterior temporal lobe.
Nutritionists have concluded that multivitamin and mineral supplementation can dramatically improve mood and brain activity in only four weeks.
Physical activity is good for the body and the brain, but what about people with thinking and memory difficulties?
For some older adults, “senior moments” – those brief but embarrassing episodes in which car keys are misplaced or familiar names are fumbled – are only minor annoyances. But, for millions of people looking to improve memory and brain function, forgetful moments are not insignificant and tend to be quite disturbing.
WASHINGTON – Quincy Bioscience LLC, which makes the memory supplement Prevagen, was hit with a lawsuit on Monday filed by the Federal Trade Commission and New York attorney general's office, which alleged that there is no proof the supplement works.
The medicine, which costs $24 to $68 for 30 pills, is advertised on cable and broadcast television, according to the FTC, which is seeking refunds for customers who bought Prevagen.
Researchers at Northwestern University have determined that soft sound stimulation synced up with the rhythm of brain waves induces an improved deep sleep in older individuals. Such stimulation even boosts those adults' ability to recall specific words. An example of such gentle audio stimulation is a rushing waterfall. The study details were recently published in the journal Frontiers in Human Neuroscience.
David Robson, 26 January 2016
For most of us, memory is a kind of scrapbook, a mess of blurred and faded snapshots of our lives.