The brain's white matter pathway organization during the first year of life may predict language acquisition and development at age five, researchers say.
People born into families with members who live longer lives show better cognitive performance and a slower decline in cognitive processing speed as they age.
A 20-minute session of non-invasive brain stimulation over four days helps to improve both working and long-term memory in those aged 65 and older.
Researchers reveal how memories and fear responses can be transmitted through social interactions.
People with osteoarthritis in the knee who report more pain sensations are more likely to suffer constant and unpredictable pain. Researchers identified a potential mechanism in the nervous system that could explain why people experience varying pain patterns associated with knee osteoarthritis.
More severe COVID-19 outcomes associated with age-related macular degeneration likely arise from a genetic predisposition in addition to higher levels of Pdgf in blood serum.