Stressed out school students, burning the midnight oil to pass their board exams with flying colours, can benefit from these simple tips to enhance their performance - eat healthy and do light exercises.
According to nutrition
APOE gene, tied to the development of Alzheimer's, has been identified and its link with another gene, called BCHE has been uncovered by a study combining genetic data with brain imaging. The enzyme coded by the BCHE gene has
Expressing one's affection to a loved one with a hug is a great way to bond. But did you know that it also offers many benefits including strengthening one's memory and reducing tension?
Scientists found that a hormone -
A new finding says that infants begin learning immediately after birth by taking inventory of the things they see.
Psychologists from the University of Iowa contend that infants create knowledge by looking at and learning about
We often say 'out of sight is out of mind' but it could be the other way round too. According to a new psychological study, people often do not recall things they have seen or at least walked by a hundred times. "Just because
Dementia patients, who fumble for words, trying to recall their usage, could now regain their word memory thanks to a new training programme. This ability to re-learn vocabulary indicates that even in dementia, some recovery of
According to a study by researchers from University of Pittsburgh, Omega-3 essential fatty acids, found in foods like wild fish and grass-fed livestock, can boost working memory and are also vital for body functioning. The
While skipping a few hours of slumber could be the norm for many people, scientists have warned that even two hours of missed sleep could affect our memory power.
Just two hours of missed slumber is enough to stop the brain from
A daily multivitamin tablet may improve the memory and slow mental deterioration, the Daily Mail reported Sunday.
According to new studies, taking supplements has a beneficial effect on memory and may work by increasing the
A study by Hamilton General Hospital, Canada, says that smoking post a stroke diminishes the brain's capacity to solve problems, decision-making and memory. They tested mental abilities of 76 patients, including 12 smokers,
Ever played the Chinese whisper game where people whisper a message into the ear of the next person in line and by the time the last person speaks it out loud? Well, researchers have found that our memory is a lot like the
A new study has found that after childbirth, mothers could remember many more things with much more ease. The study showed that mothers performed better in tests regarding the ability to perceive and remember information about
A drug of Polynesian origin has shown exciting results in improving memory and learning, which diminish with age but hit rock bottom in Alzhemier's patients. University of Texas School of Medicine researchers added rapamycin, a
An Omega-3 fatty acid called DHA in fish boosts our memory and brainpower, says a study.
Principal investigator Yves Sauve and his team from the University of Alberta's Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry discovered lab models