While memories become less vibrant and detailed over time, the central gist of the memory is preserved.
Acute exercise in older adults has a positive impact on brain regions associated with memory and recall. Older adults who engaged in acute exercise had greater activation in the temporal gyrus, fusiform gyrus and hippocampus, resulting in increased semantic memory activation.
Researchers have identified specific brain networks that helps us associate objects with their names. The study sheds light on how the brain connects meaning to words and could help explain why people with neurodegenerative diseases often have problems naming every day objects.
Study reveals both similarities and differences in how the left and right sides of the brain process semantic memory.
A new study reports the MIND diet can help reduce risks for developing Alzheimer's disease and may also slow brain aging by almost eight years.
Researchers have long been interested in discovering the ways that human brains represent thoughts through a complex interplay of electrical...