A new study provides evidence to distinguish between the parts of the brain which account for individual talent and the areas activated through training.
Researchers report the successful memory encoding and retrieval occurs in the dorsal area of the rat hippocampus.
Researchers focus on gray matter volume on three areas of the brain. Findings suggest cardiovascular risk factors such as obesity and diabetes could be early indicators for Alzheimer's disease.
A new study reports people with insulin resistance, a feature common in type 2 diabetes, can increase the risk for developing Alzheimer's disease.
According to a new study, a good night's sleep can help people recall facts they were unable to remember prior to taking a nap.
Researchers suggest a number of new tests for early diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease, including a saliva test.
A new study addresses the genetics behind why some people seem to be more resistant to addictions than others.
A new study characterizes a novel way in which neurons remain electrically stable when confronted with chronic increases in neuronal activity.
New findings pinpoint a target for drug development to combat memory loss related to psychosis.
A new study reports on changes in the brain's architecture for children raised in poverty. However, parental nurturing can offset some of the negative effects on the brain.
Researchers identify iron containing microglia in the hippocampus of Alzheimer's patients.
According to researchers, memories are more like separate but connected “snapshots” in the brain than uninterrupted video reels.