Drinking in middle age doubles memory impairment risks

A new study has revealed that middle-aged adults with a history of problem drinking are more than twice as likely to suffer from severe memory impairment in later life.

Anaesthesia may harm memory in kids: Study

A new study suggests that children who undergo general anesthesia before the age of one may experience problems with short-term memory later in life, possibly life-long.

ICU stays could lead to subsequent memory impairment

Adults suffering from respiratory failure, cardiogenic shock or septic shock may develop delirium while they are being treated in the hospital, according to a study.