memory loss

Why Scientists Are Still Flummoxed by Alzheimer’s

Why Scientists Are Still Flummoxed by Alzheimer’s

The brain is amazing and complicated
Exercise Keeps the Brain Young: Study

Exercise Keeps the Brain Young: Study

Here's another reason to break a sweat
The Death Rate from Alzheimer’s Disease Is Climbing

The Death Rate from Alzheimer’s Disease Is Climbing

The death rate from Alzheimer’s is rising, according to the latest government study, and more families are caring for loved ones with the disease
The Death Rate from Alzheimer’s Disease Is Climbing

The Death Rate from Alzheimer’s Disease Is Climbing

The death rate from Alzheimer’s is rising, according to the latest government study, and more families are caring for loved ones with the disease
How Exercise May Protect the Brain From Alzheimer’s Disease

How Exercise May Protect the Brain From Alzheimer’s Disease

Regular exercise may offer some protection against Alzheimer’s disease, even for people who are genetically at risk, according to recent research. In the study, published in the Journal of Alzheimer’s
How Exercise May Protect the Brain From Alzheimer’s Disease

How Exercise May Protect the Brain From Alzheimer’s Disease

Regular exercise may offer some protection against Alzheimer’s disease, even for people who are genetically at risk, according to recent research. In the study, published in the Journal of Alzheimer’s
Eternal Sunshine Of The Trumpless Mind

Eternal Sunshine Of The Trumpless Mind

Eternal Sunshine Of The Trumpless Mind 1:34 Joel (Jim Carrey) just can't handle the Donald Trump presidency, but lucky for him the good people Lacuna, Inc. are here to make his mind totally
Scientists Transplant Memories Between Sea Slugs... Sort of

Scientists Transplant Memories Between Sea Slugs... Sort of

If you were wondering, “Hey, scientists have done a lot recently, but when are they going to transplant memories like in Westworld?”—we’ve got good news. A team reports that they’ve now transplanted
Scientists Transplant Memories Between Sea Slugs... Sort of

Scientists Transplant Memories Between Sea Slugs... Sort of

If you were wondering, “Hey, scientists have done a lot recently, but when are they going to transplant memories like in Westworld?”—we’ve got good news. A team reports that they’ve now transplanted
Abbas’s Office Denies Report Palestinian Leader Suffering Memory Loss

Abbas’s Office Denies Report Palestinian Leader Suffering Memory Loss

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas’s health has deteriorated rapidly lately, an Israeli report said Wednesday, prompting swift pushback from the Palestinian leader’s office.

Want a Better Memory? Science Says This Strange, Simple Trick Helps People Remember More (As for Why? There's a Mystery)

Experiments showed significantly better memory. But they 'why' is a giant mystery.
Orange Juice, Leafy Greens May Be Tied to Reduced Memory Loss in Men

Orange Juice, Leafy Greens May Be Tied to Reduced Memory Loss in Men

Drinking orange juice and eating leafy greens may be linked to a reduction in memory loss over time in men, according to a new study published online in the journal...
How to Stay Sharp in Old Age

How to Stay Sharp in Old Age

Of all the common consequences of aging, none is more frightening than memory loss. Even if you’ve never helplessly watched a loved one succumb to Alzheimer’s—which I promise is worse than it
Brain Stimulation Improves Memory of Older Adults

Brain Stimulation Improves Memory of Older Adults

A new study finds that stimulating the brain’s memory center with electromagnetic pulses improves the memory of older adults to the level of young adults. Specifically, Northwestern medical school
Five scientifically proven ways to fall asleep faster

Five scientifically proven ways to fall asleep faster

Sleep expert Matthew Walker says falling asleep quickly doesn't need to be so hard.
Create a Music Playlist for a Loved One With Dementia

Create a Music Playlist for a Loved One With Dementia

Watching a loved one decline from dementia can be an awful, isolating and hopeless experience. But even while a patient loses cognitive functioning—thinking, remembering and reasoning—they may remain
Mindfulness Meditation May Benefit Older Adults with Mild Cognitive Impairment

Mindfulness Meditation May Benefit Older Adults with Mild Cognitive Impairment

Mindfulness meditation may benefit older adults with mild cognitive impairment (MCI), according to a small pilot study published in the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease. There’s currently no known way
Yes, Anxiety and Depression Are Linked to Memory Loss. Yes, People Talk About It

Yes, Anxiety and Depression Are Linked to Memory Loss. Yes, People Talk About It

A call for people to “talk about the fact that anxiety and depression can give you major memory loss??” resonated across Twitter.
Old Brain Injury May be Cause of Dementia, Not Alzheimer’s

Old Brain Injury May be Cause of Dementia, Not Alzheimer’s

A new study suggests MRI scans can help to determine if memory loss is caused by Alzheimer’s disease or traumatic brain injury (TBI). Researchers say the differentiation is important because...