Researchers have identified the area of brain that is involved in multitasking and how people can train it to be better at the skill.
A new study has revealed that memories of the errors made the first time helps learning a task faster.
A new study has revealed that frequent marijuana use can lead to cognitive decline, poor attention and memory, and decreased IQ in teenagers and young adults.
A new study suggests that older adults are good at multi-tasking during daytime, be it learning a friend`s telephone number to conducting complex tasks such as reasoning, comprehension and learning.
Treatment for Alzheimer has taken a major step forward, as new drug compound has been found that turns the cognitive discrepancies of the disease.
A recent study has revealed that walking speed and constant forgetfulness of a person can give away the early signs of dementia.
Therapies aimed at areas of the brain responsible for memory and learning could lead to better treatment of obesity and dementia, says a study.
It is possible to relieve pain hypersensitivity with a new method that rekindles pain so that it can subsequently be erased, says a study.
A new research has revealed that there would be less confusion between similar memories, which overlap physically in the brain, if the brain area responsible for them is larger.
Do not curse yourself if you have not made moolah in the stock market so far. Your brain is just not wired to predict market bubbles.
A new study has revealed that 25 minutes of focused meditation for three consecutive days affects people`s ability to be resilient under stress.
Contrary to the popular belief that fish have a memory span of only 30 seconds, scientists have found that a popular aquarium species can remember the location of tasty treats up to 12 days later.
How does your computer recall things and perform logical operations? It is all thanks to the "moving" metal particles in memory components, finds new research.
Are people with episodic amnesia really "stuck in time" as is widely assumed? No, asserts a new research.
Researchers from the University of Amsterdam have attempted to use hit music tunes including those by Elvis Presley, Abba and the Spice Girls in order to unlock the secrets of how memory works.
The risk of developing cognitive impairment, especially learning and memory problems, is significantly greater in people with poor cardiovascular health, a new research has found.
A new study has revealed that depression builds up beta-amyloid plaque in the brain that could cause Alzheimer`s in aged people.
You must have heard and read that sleep helps strengthen and consolidate memories. Now, researchers show how it works.
For red wine lovers, some good news is around the bar. An anti-aging substance found in red wine and dark chocolates may enhance memory too.
A new research has found that high blood pressure in middle age plays a critical role in whether blood pressure in old age may affect memory and thinking.
Day in Pics: 29th August
August 29, 2014
Famous Ganesh Pandals in Mumbai