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Tags Memory/cognitive processes

Tag: memory/cognitive processes

Brain anatomy links cognitive and perceptual symptoms in autism

Neuroscientists at the RIKEN Center for Brain Science (CBS) and University College London have found an anatomical link between cognitive and perceptual symptoms...

Your nose knows when it comes to stronger memories

Memories are stronger when the original experiences are accompanied by unpleasant odors, a team of researchers has found. The study broadens our understanding of...

Researchers call for personalized approach to aging brain health

People are living longer than ever before, but brain health isn't keeping up. To tackle this critical problem, a team of researchers has proposed...

The whisper of schizophrenia: Machine learning finds ‘sound’ words predict psychosis

A machine-learning method discovered a hidden clue in people's language predictive of the later emergence of psychosis -- the frequent use of words associated...

Early life stress plus overexpressed FKBP5 protein increases anxiety behavior

TAMPA, Fla. (June 10, 2019) - Researchers continue to dig for molecular clues to better understand how gene-environment interactions influence neuropsychiatric disease...

Early-life challenges affect how children focus, face the day

Adversity early in life tends to affect a child's executive function skills -- their ability to focus, for example, or organize tasks.Experiences such as...

Bees can link symbols to numbers: Study

We've learned bees can understand zero and do basic math, and now a new study shows their tiny insect brains may be capable...

Female cannabis users underrepresented in health research, study reveals

Research at the University of York has shown that women are underrepresented in research into links between cannabis and psychosis, which could limit understanding...

Lower-amp ECT appears effective against suicidal thoughts

AUGUSTA, Ga. (June 3, 2019) - Nearly half the amplitude typically used in standard electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) seems to be effective at treating...