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The Lancet: 40% of dementia cases could be prevented or delayed...

tExperts add excessive alcohol intake and head injury in mid-life, and exposure to air pollution in later life to list of key modifiable risk...

Couldn’t socially distance? Blame your working memory

RIVERSIDE, Calif. -- Whether you decided to engage in social distancing in the early stages of COVID-19 depended on how much information...

Repetitive negative thinking linked to dementia risk

Persistently engaging in negative thinking patterns may raise the risk of Alzheimer's disease, finds a new UCL-led study.In the study of people aged over...

Female Gulf War combat veterans have persistent symptoms more than 25...

AUGUSTA, Ga. (May 25, 2020) - More than a quarter century after the Gulf War, female veterans who saw combat have nearly...

Depression symptoms linked to reduced cognitive control in people with autism

According to a UC Davis study, adolescents and young adults with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and those with typical development show similar...

Two-person-together MRI scans on couples investigates how touching is perceived in...

Researchers at Aalto University and Turku PET Centre have developed a new method for simultaneous imaging brain activity from two people, allowing...

Psychology research: Vaccine skeptics actually think differently than other people

In 2000, the measles virus was declared eliminated from the United States. Despite cases coming in from outside the country, there were few outbreaks...

Resolving inflammation: Could it prevent memory loss in Down syndrome and...

Individuals with Down syndrome are at a much greater risk of developing Alzheimer's disease, with inflammation of the brain starting early in life...

How associative fear memory is formed in the brain

RIVERSIDE, Calif. -- How does the brain form "fear memory" that links a traumatic event to a particular situation? A pair of researchers...

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...