Researchers report performance of complex mental tasks can be boosted by 'off task' mental activities, such as reminiscing.
Moderate alcohol consumption in people over the age of 60 is linked to greater hippocampal volume and better episodic memory, a new study reports.
A new study reports mental rest and reflection boost memory and learning.
Treatment resistant bipolar disorder patients experienced a reversal of a key symptom 40 minutes after a single infusion of ketamine, a new study reports.
Researchers report finding hidden signatures in the brains of vegetative state patients that point to networks which support consciousness, even if the patient appears to be unresponsive.
People use geometrical relationships to help orient themselves, a new study reports.
A new neuroimaging study reports Romanian children who spent their early years in orphanages often have thinner brain tissue in cortical areas corresponding to attention and impulse control.
Analyzing big data, researchers identify a new gene linked to Alzheimer's disease and other neurodegenerative diseases.
According to a new study, an MRI technique can detect signs of cognitive decline in the brain before symptoms appear.
A neuroimaging study looks at how closely the human-pet relationship mirrors the mother-child bond.
A new study could help researchers find ways to enhance overall memory and learning in both healthy people and those with neurological problems.
Do you want to improve your memory? A new study suggests you participate in a spot of weight lifting.
A new neuroimaging study examines the brain networks which control the use of tools and other utensils.
A new paper reflects on the important advances in neuroimaging technology.
GABA plays a vital role in controlling the involuntary tics associated with Tourette Syndrome.