Memory Loss

The AI (Artificial Intelligence) of President Trump

Ever since he announced his candidacy people inside and outside the beltway, the White House, the GOP, the DNC, Congress, the Justice Department and all the news media have been trying to figure out a rhyme or reason or a predictable pattern to explain President Trump’s erratic behavior.<p>It may be …

Artificial Intelligence

All About CTE, The Brain Trauma Common in Football Players

Aaron Hernandez, the former Patriots tight end who died by suicide earlier this year while serving a life sentence for murder, is the latest football …

CTE

Art installation in former care home puts focus on dementia

An artist has taken over an abandoned old people's home to exhibit work she hopes will allow people to step into the mind of a dementia sufferer.

Dementia

Don't Forget! Test and Trick Your Short-Term Memory

<b>Key concepts</b><br>Psychology<br>Learning<br>Memory<br>Brain<p><b>Introduction</b><br>If someone tells you to remember a phone number or address, it can feel like an easy task at …

Short-Term Memory

Learn the symptoms in the four stages of CTE

Aaron Hernandez’s lawyers, citing Boston University, announced Thursday that the former New England Patriots star suffered from chronic traumatic …

Aaron Hernandez

Police Searching For Woman Who Suffers From Memory Loss

<b>BALTIMORE (WJZ)–</b> City police are searching for a 37-year-old woman who suffers from memory loss.<p>Detectives say Lakisha Cooper walked out of Sinai …

Why Systems Are a Startup’s Best Friend

Hustle. Growth Hacking. Scaling.<p>As startups and entrepreneurs, we love these things. They’re big and powerful and sexy and they make a difference in …

Entrepreneurship

Santana Moss Discusses CTE Fears, Concussions and Memory Loss

Former New York Jets and Washington wide receiver Santana Moss appeared on Tuesday's episode of <i>Practice Squad</i>, which is hosted by Domonique Foxworth of The Undefeated, and discussed concussions and their aftermath.<p>He said he has experienced memory loss since playing football and explained, "Before …

Memory not memories – teaching for long term learning

It seems like a life time ago but this time last week I should have been at ResearchEd, listening to great speakers and getting butterflies about my …

Teaching

20 Minute Test Determines Attention and Memory Capacity in Schizophrenia Patients

<i>Summary: Researchers at UAB have developed an assessment test, that can be completed within 20 minutes, to assess the cognitive capabilities of those</i> …

Neuroscience

20-Minute Test Evaluates Cognition in Schizophrenia Patients

Researchers in Spain have developed a short test which can help evaluate schizophrenia patients’ short-term memory, mental agility and organizational …

Psychiatry

UFC’s Mark Hunt suffering memory loss, starting to stutter and slur his words after lengthy fight career

“Scary” indeed.Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight bruiser, Mark Hunt, has a long and storied combat sports career, one that includes …

UFC

UFC Veteran Mark Hunt Discusses Slurred Speech, Memory Loss

Mark Hunt is almost 20 years deep into his combat sports career and, unfortunately, it's starting to catch up with him. The Super Samoan discussed his physical and mental situation in a piece for PlayersVoice (<b>warning, NSFW language</b>), giving a glimpse into the life of a veteran fighter.<p>"My body is …

UFC

Research finds binge watching affects your long term memory

The rise of video-on-demand television such as Netflix and Stan has meant binge watching has become the preferred method of viewing programs for many.<p>…

The Brain

Harry Potter actress' daughter used to wake up everyday convinced she was on holiday in France

The daughter of a Harry Potter actress has had so many brain surgeries she developed a rare condition - that left her waking up every morning …

Harry Potter

Guns, Paranoia And Aging Parents

Debates about guns continue and everyone agrees that guns should be kept out of the wrong hands. But no one is discussing <b>impaired elders with guns</b>. We’ve run into the issue more than once here at AgingParents.com, consulting with families. The adult child, our client, seeks advice about the parent …

Guns

Cyclists’ recovery from brain injuries can be slow, but death rate has dropped

On the day that would change his life forever, Ryan Brown went on his regular morning run. He rode his bicycle the quick mile to work at the U.S. Trademark and Patent Office in Alexandria, Va., where he was an examiner for plant molecular biology patents. Late in the afternoon, he headed home to …

News (U.S.)

We seem to be getting stupider and population ageing may be why

We’re getting stupider – and our ageing population may be to blame. Since around 1975, average IQ scores seem to have been falling. Some have …

The Brain

Experience: I slept through my A-levels

At 16, I was diagnosed with Kleine-Levin Syndrome, a neurological disorder characterised by excessive amounts of sleep<p>I was an energetic kid – always on the go and always dancing. Everything changed in 2014 when I was 15. I had pushed myself really hard in my GCSEs, and on the night of our leavers’ …

Short-Term Memory

Is my fading memory a sign of Alzheimer’s disease?

<b>The question</b><p>I've noticed that my memory seems to be failing me. I am having more and more difficulty remembering people's names. I am also forgetting where I left things, such as my keys and glasses. I will even walk into a room and not know why I've gone there. I dread to think this, but could I …

Alzheimer's Disease

Recipe for Huckleberry Bliss

Huckleberries pop out against the green leaves as a late summer harvest begins. Photo by John Rezell<i>By John Rezell, Editor, OutdoorsNW</i>The infrequent …

Short-Term Memory

3 factors that may help prevent memory loss

There's no question that you can take steps to prevent heart disease by living a healthy lifestyle. But is there anything you can do help prevent …

Dementia

Reliving the glory days: Why we remember our youth as one big party

Why do many of us still recall so vividly and tell stories of our hedonistic younger days? Why do such memories remain rosy and important touchstones?

Australian News

Why we remember our youth as one big hedonistic party

<i>This is the last article in our three-part series on hedonism and health.</i><p>Are the hedonistic adventures of your late teens and 20s fresh in your …

Bruce Springsteen

Stroke patient warned she would not recover by NHS doctors is back to health after treatment in South Africa

A stroke patient who was warned she had ‘no capacity for recovery’ by NHS doctors is almost back to full fitness after her husband took her for rehabilitation in South Africa.<p>Rita Guthrie, a former laboratory chemist of Essex, was given just 30 per cent chance of survival and left physically and …

South Africa

Fighting memory loss with virtual reality

<b>We’re all familiar with the image of someone donning virtual reality goggles to enter a new environment while seated at their computer.</b><p>At UCLA, Nanthia Suthana is one of the first neuroscientists in the world to harness the power of VR to unravel how someone’s brain encodes and retrieves memories …

Virtual Reality

Hormone injection could eventually reverse memory loss

A daily jab of a bone hormone could one day reverse memory loss offering hope for millions of elderly people who struggle to remember as they …

Nobel Prize

1 easy way to prevent memory loss

Memory loss can be a frustrating and frightening issue as we age. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to stop cognitive decline and clear the fog.<p>One key tip: Stay socially active and mentally stimulated as you get older.<p>“This is kind of important,” said NBC News medical contributor Dr. …

Health

How to Reshape Input Data for Long Short-Term Memory Networks in Keras

It can be difficult to understand how to prepare your sequence data for input to an LSTM model.Often there is confusion around how to define the …

Deep Learning

What Is the Root Cause of My Memory Loss?

From the U.S.: I woke up one day in the Hospital, not remembering the last two days, after having 3 grand mal seizures. I was told I was conscious …

Health