Memory Loss

One Brain Skill That Will Make You Creative

Creativity is not genetic. It is not a talent, either. It is a skill. There is a process for it, and here is one skill that will help you get there.<p>The most common form of creativity is the combinational creativity. That's when old ideas in your head combine in your medial prefrontal cortex into …

Creativity

5 Common Prescription Meds That Cause Memory Loss – Page 5

<b>Sleeping aids (nonbenzodiazepine sedative-hypnotics)</b><p><i>Examples: eszopiclone (Lunesta), zaleplon (Sonata) and zolpidem (Ambien)</i><p>“There are alternative …

Health

Scientists Improve Human’s Memory Recall Through Brain Implant

Scientists are able to enhance the memory recall of humans by implanting electrodes in their brains. In the past experiment, it was found that …

The Brain

Frankie Muniz Opens up About His Unexplained Memory Loss and 'DWTS' (EXCLUSIVE)

In an exclusive interview with In Touch, Frankie Muniz says despite suffering from unexplained memory loss, he was determined to remember his …

Frankie Muniz

Gase confident Howard will rebound from yet another tough night

At the <b>NFL</b> level in particular, there is no position more difficult to play on the defensive side of the ball than cornerback. <b>Dolphins</b> second-year …

Adam Gase

Need to Memorize a Speech? Here's the Neuroscience Behind It (And 3 Apps to Help)

Fear is the mind-killer when it comes to memorization.<p>You've heard of "zero-effort" guides to memorization or tricks to streamline the memorization process.<p>But at the root of all of those quick hacks is the basic truth: There's no substitution for practice and rehearsal. Rote memorization is a …

Bryan Cranston Thinks There Might Be 'A Way Back' For Sexual Abusers Like Harvey Weinstein & Kevin Spacey

How about no.<p>In a recent interview with <i>BBC</i>, <b>Bryan Cranston</b> condemned the inappropriate behavior from the likes of <b>Harvey Weinstein</b> and <b>Kevin Spacey</b> — …

TV

Dolphins’ Gase defends Howard; Players react to loss

Dolphins coach <b>Adam Gase</b> on Tuesday defended cornerback <b>Xavien</b> <b>Howard</b>, who has had a difficult second season amid high expectations.<p>Howard, a …

Adam Gase

5 Building Blocks to Develop a Compelling Story

At the core of it’s effectiveness, storytelling is how people learn about the world. Author of the Happiness Hypothesis, Jonathan Haidt, PhD and NY …

Storytelling

Scientists Find That Sniffing Rosemary Boosts Memory, Attention, and Brain Power

Shakespeare was right in saying rosemary can improve your memory.<p>Researchers have found for the first time that essential oil from the herb when …

The Brain

How to Get Better Results with Online Learning

Learning stuff online is the new standard for learning. It’s not just “how to tie a tie” how-to videos, it’s also learning hard skills. In fact, …

The Brain

Boffins: We can identify you by your typing, and we're gonna sell the tech to biz, govt – yay!

Concerned that browser cookies fall short when it comes to tracking mobile devices and their owners on the internet, computer-science boffins believe …

Mobile

Messing With Information in Short-Term Memory

Source: American Psychological Association<p>Sometimes the world around you is busy. Other times, it is fairly stable. As I write this, my desktop is …

Short-Term Memory

Can We Improve Our Memory?

<b>MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO)</b> — It happens all the time. We put down our phone, keys, wallet or glasses and can’t remember where any of it is ten seconds …

The Brain

Supreme Court upholds death sentence for man who can't remember his crime

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court ruled Monday that an Alabama prisoner on death row for more than 30 years can be executed despite having no memory of his crime.<p>The justices, without any noted dissents, reversed a federal appeals court ruling that had struck down Vernon Madison's death sentence for …

Judiciary

This Is Why We Default To Criticism (And How To Change)

Our brains and workplace culture have evolved to make criticism easier than constructive feedback, but we can take steps to change.<p>“Susan doesn’t pull her weight. She’s always negative, people don’t like her.”<p>“Robert is just incompetent. Why am I asked to do my job well when he gets to skate …

Leadership

After damaging my short-term memory, I'm still shocked by the things I can no longer recall

In my living room there's a collage of holiday photos assembled in a large wooden frame. They show me, my husband, our four kids and my mum on a trip …

Short-Term Memory

The View wonders if Jeff Sessions’ constant memory loss should ‘be a disqualifying factor of his position’

The co-hosts of “The View” found it hilarious that Jeff Sessions had such a lazy memory during the Tuesday Congressional hearing. During a previous …

Liberal View

Vanderbilt part of national study on treating memory loss with nicotine

VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER<p>Three years ago Reece Dean, of Nashville’s Bellevue community, retired at age 69 from a career as a busy truck …

Neuroscience

Bears LB says he took medication to deal with head injury, memory loss

Patrick Gorski-USA TODAY Sports<p>Jerrell Freeman has been suspended 10 games for his second violation of the NFL’s performance-enhancing drug policy, …

NFL

Memories are made of this

Look at the following characters for as long as you like and then try to copy them onto a piece of paper without looking back at them.<p>ЖӘШІК<p>Most …

The Brain

Why Student Athletes Should Stop Sacrificing Sleep

Photo Courtesy: Wikipedia<p><i>By Norah Hunt, Swimming World College Intern.</i><p>Aww, October. For most swim teams, this month is when endurance is built and …

Sleep

Musicians Have Superior Memories

A new meta-study finds they out-perform non-musicians on memory tasks, including the critical ability to retain and process information.It's hard to …

The Brain

10 common dementia symptoms: Spotting the difference between a dementia and forgetfulness

If you have one or more of the following 10 symptoms which you are concerned about or which are affecting your daily life, it’s a good idea to visit …

Dementia

Are these the 7 pillars of classroom practice?

There are two main problems with the idea that teachers should be reading research. The first is that they don’t have time to do it (see …

Teaching

The life-long effects for childhood cancer survivors

Thirteen-year-old Nikki Quinn was a promising softballer with dreams of playing for Australia before her cancer diagnosis changed the course of her …

Cancer

Brain Training Might Actually Work If It's The Right Method

There are a lot of people that will tell you those brain training games won't make you any smarter, and that's true for the most part. But a recent …

The Brain

Cannabis Slows Memory Loss and Protects Brain Cells

Few people know that the US government owns the original patent on Cannabinoids (Cannabis extracts) and lists them as “Neural Protectants” meaning …

Alzheimer's Disease

Prince Albert police locate senior who went missing in Buffalo Narrows area

Canada