News and information about how the mind works and why memory is such a complex affair.
Researchers at Northwestern University are stud...
The brain uses shortcuts to remember complex so...
A reduced ability to remember words at the begi...
Psychologists have confirmed what Jane Austen knew 200 years ago: In love, 'a good memory is unpardonable.'
The total amount of antioxidants in the diet is not linked to stroke and dementia risk.
Hormones may lower Alzheimer's risk in women who carry a gene for the disease
A genetic mutation creates the piles of proteins found in the most common forms of the disorder
A fit body in midlife may keep the mind sharp down the road.
Too much alcohol can affect the ability to drive, sleep, learn and control weight.
The fleeting status updates you post on Facebook might leave a more lasting impression than you think.
New research shows how the mind-ruining disease might affect semantic memory.
Feeling lonely -- whether or not a person is actually alone -- is linked with an increased risk of developing dementia, a new study says.
Are you good at remembering faces and names? There's a quick test you can take to find out.
Were Rick Perry's famously cringe-inducing blunders the result of an undiagnosed sleep disorder?
Blood sugar levels on the high end of the normal range are linked with brain shrinkage.