Resting and reflecting enhances learning ability, new research suggests.
Researchers have used light to erase specific memories in mice, proving a basic theory of how different parts of the brain work together to retrieve episodic memories, according to a new study.
By using a complex program of lifestyle changes, supplements and hormones, positive results were achieved in treating memory problems associated with early stage Alzheimer's disease, reports a new study.
A British-American researcher, John O'Keefe and research team, May-Britt Moser and Edvard I. Moser from Norway were awarded the 2014 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for discovering the brain's inner navigational system.
Curiosity can change a person's brain structure, according to a new study.
A new study found that just 20 minutes of an intense work out involving weights was enough to boost episodic memory.
According to a new study, 96 percent of the brains from deceased football players had signs of degenerative disease.
People who think they have Alzheimer's disease might actually be right. New research reveals that individuals who notice that their memory is slipping are more likely to suffer the neurodegenerative disease.
According to a new survey, many Americans reported that losing their eyesight would have the greatest impact on their day-to-day lives.
Brain inflammation can rapidly disrupt our ability to retrieve complex memories of similar but distinct experiences, according to a new study.
People with blood type AB may be more likely to develop memory loss in later years than people with other blood types, according to a new study.
In a new study, researchers examined how sleep quality affected brain health and discovered that people who consistently did not get a good night's sleep had shrinkage in their brain's gray matter over time.
Even though a lot of people attribute memory problems to aging, getting older is not always the cause.
According to a new study, children who are aerobically fit have more compact white matter in their brains than children who are less active.
There exists a clear frontier in the brain between the area that encodes information about what is immediately before the eyes, according to a new study.