Extra stress can lead to memory loss

Last Updated: Friday, April 08, 2011, 14:11

Scientists at the University of Edinburgh have shed new light on how stress can contribute to memory loss in old age.

Hospitalised seniors suffer brief memory loss

Last Updated: Saturday, April 16, 2011, 09:09

A new study has suggested that hospitalisations may really cause temporary memory loss and difficulty in understanding discharge instructions to senior patients.

Marijuana causes memory loss?

Last Updated: Friday, March 02, 2012, 18:46

A major drawback of the medical use of marijuana is it’s ill effects on working memory.

Eating berries helps prevent age-related memory loss

Last Updated: Thursday, March 08, 2012, 15:09

There is strong scientific evidence that eating berry fruits has beneficial effects on the brain and may help prevent age-related memory loss.

Turmeric, a key component for Alzheimer`s medicine?

Last Updated: Saturday, August 04, 2012, 10:04

The humble Turmeric or `haldi` is emerging as a promising basis for an inexpensive treatment for Alzheimer`s disease (AD), a new study has found.

Green tea holds promise against Alzheimer`s

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 06, 2013, 14:16

Researchers at the University of Michigan have found that a molecule in green tea can prevent misfolding of specific proteins in the brain, which is associated with amyloid plaques in Alzheimer`s disease.