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2013-09-18 23:19:31

Quincy Bioscience reports the latest findings from consumer memory survey. Madison, WI (PRWEB) September 18, 2013 Quincy Bioscience, makers of unique brain health supplement, Prevagen®, released the results of a memory survey today. With over 6,000 votes cast, "Forgetting people’s names" was the most common memory complaint with 36 percent of the vote. The survey was completed by visitors at http://www.prevagen.com where people interested in improving their memory were...

2013-09-12 13:04:01

Higher measures of aerobic fitness linked to better recall of learned information Physical fitness can boost learning and memory in children, particularly when initial learning on a task is more challenging, according to research published September 11 in the open access journal PLOS ONE by Lauren Raine and colleagues from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Forty-eight children aged nine to ten were asked to memorize names and locations on a fictitious map, either only by...

Music Of Our 20s Affects Us Emotionally
2013-09-09 09:30:36

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Teenagers and parents often disagree about many things, especially when it comes to tastes in music. While the music of an older generation might not always be relevant to the new school, a recent study from Cornell University says that young adults remember music from their parents' generation almost as fondly as music from their own adolescence. This, says lead researcher Lynne Krumhansl, proves music can form an emotional bond...

Age-related Memory Loss Reversed In Mice
2013-08-29 04:56:50

[ Watch the Video: New Discovery Could Lead to New Treatment for Memory Loss ] April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The deficiency of a protein called RbAp48 in the hippocampus has been identified by a team of Columbia University (CUMC) researchers as a significant contributor to age-related memory loss. The team, led by Nobel laureate Eric R. Kandel, MD, also found this type of memory loss is reversible. The study, published in Science Translational Medicine, was...

2013-08-22 23:01:55

Inmar, a company that operates collaborative commerce networks, announced that Mark Vare, Recall Consultant, Inmar Supply Chain Services, presented a session on Strategies for Recall Management at the International Association of Food Protection Annual Meeting, July 30 in Charlotte, NC. Winston-Salem, NC (PRWEB) August 22, 2013 Inmar, a company that operates collaborative commerce networks, announced that Mark Vare, Recall Consultant, Inmar Supply Chain Services, presented a session on...

2013-08-21 23:20:28

Poor memory, difficulty in concentration, and brain fogs are just a few things that could hinder a person to success and to live life fully. Clear them out with the all-new formulation of Procera AVH. (PRWEB) August 21, 2013 Procera AVH, a known cognitive enhancer supplement that has been proven and recommended by doctors worldwide, now comes with an even better formulation to help make it work faster. A recent clinical trial was made and the results were very conclusive for the widely...

Sleep Helps Brain Learn Motor Skills
2013-08-21 11:24:39

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Having trouble learning to play the piano or improving your typing speed? You may want to sleep on it. According to a new study from Brown University and Massachusetts General Hospital, one of the brain's learning centers is highly active during sleep and could be the reason why it seems to aid in the learning process. "The mechanisms of memory consolidations regarding motor memory learning were still uncertain until now," said Masako...

2013-08-20 23:01:13

Introducing updated version of “The Brain Health Guide” with the latest brain health tips. Madison, WI (PRWEB) August 20, 2013 Quincy Bioscience, makers of the nation’s leading memory supplement, Prevagen, announces an updated and expanded version of The Brain Health Guide. The new edition is an exclusive source for cognitive health information which provides useful techniques for readers on how to improve their memory. Research shows that people are living longer than ever before....


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sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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