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Brain health: Five tips that will boost your memory power

Brain health: Five tips that will boost your memory power

Here are some simple tips and tricks to sharpen your brain and thinking power.

Heading balls may put you at dementia risk

Heading balls may put you at dementia risk

A study suggested that evidence of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), a potential cause of dementia, has been found in the brains of former association football (soccer) players.

Alzheimer's disease: Meditation, music may help reverse early memory loss in older adults

Alzheimer's disease: Meditation, music may help reverse early memory loss in older adults

For the study, researchers analysed 60 older adults who were assigned to either a beginner meditation (Kirtan Kriya) or music listening programme and asked to practice 12 minutes/day for 12 weeks.

These superfoods help prevent Alzheimer's disease!

These superfoods help prevent Alzheimer's disease!

Alzheimer is a disease that destroys memory and other important mental functions.

Here's why women have sharper memory than men!

Here's why women have sharper memory than men!

Memory loss is a well-documented consequence of the ageing process. 

Middle-aged women have better memory than men: Study

Middle-aged women have better memory than men: Study

When it comes to better memory skills, the fairer sex seems to score more than men, researchers have found.

Memory loss not only indicant in Alzheimer's diagnosis

Researchers should not rely on the clinical symptoms of memory loss alone to diagnose Alzheimer's disease because there could be other indicants of the neurodegenerative disease that do not initially affect memory, says a new study.

Sleep deprivation may lead to memory loss

It has been proposed earlier that changes in the connectivity between synapses - structures that allow neurons to pass signals to each other - can affect memory.

Acupuncture may cure pre-dementia symptoms

The researchers trawled Western and Chinese research databases for relevant trials comparing acupuncture and medical treatment that had been published up to July 2015.

Regular exercise keeps brain active, reduces risk of dementia!

One should always indulge in physical activities as it will help them stay fit, energetic and also lead a healthy lifestyle.

Start doing yoga, meditation to reduce risk of Alzheimer's disease

A new research suggests that doing yoga and meditation regularly could be a simple, safe and low-cost solution to improving brain fitness.

Depressed oldies can be at dementia risk

The study further reveals that conditions associated with dementia such as memory loss and impairment of two brain functions may also follow.

Overcome your memory loss by doodling!

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: Are you tired of your bad memory and struggling hard to remember things? Instead of taking memory enhacing pills simple try to doodle or draw things you want to recall, suggests researchers.

What causes poor memory in schizophrenia patients?

This area of the brain plays a key role in working memory -- the system for temporarily storing and managing information required to carry out complex cognitive tasks. 

Now oldies can keep memory loss at bay with computer use

As we age, it becomes highly essential to keep the mind active by keeping yourself busy.

Five early warning signs that tell your brain is declining!

Here are five early warning signs that tell your brain is slowing down.

Study reveals past experiences affect recognition, memory

Some researchers say those regions talk to each other, enabling better recognition of an object.

Urine odour can indicate Alzheimer's disease

In what could lead to a non-invasive tool for early diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease, researchers have identified an odour biomarker that can be used to predict the development of the debilitating brain disorder.

Exploring memory decline in epileptics

Four studies, exploring memory decline in the people with epilepsy, have uncovered the biological factors that mediate memory loss.

Antidepressant drug could protect against dementia

 In addition to treating depression, a commonly used antidepressant medication also protects against compounds that can cause memory loss and dementia, new research has found.