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Some Fears May Be Eliminated Just By Going To Sleep
2013-09-23 09:25:43

New research has shown some fears could be unlearned while a person sleeps. Using specific odors, such as woody or floral scents, scientists were able to reduce the reactions of subjects who were trained to fear a pair of faces prior to the study.

Too Much Time Online Can Affect Working Memory
2013-09-20 16:42:48

You may be losing the capacity to store valuable memories or take in information by spending too much time online – except when reading stories on redOrbit, of course.

PTSD Treatment Hope From Memory Loss Gene
2013-09-19 04:11:00

The discovery of a gene partially responsible for the loss of old memories could benefit people suffering from posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) by making it easier to replace fear-inducing recollections with more positive associations.

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

2013-09-12 13:04:01

Physical fitness can boost learning and memory in children, particularly when initial learning on a task is more challenging.

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

While the music of an older generation might not always be relevant to the new school, a recent study says that young adults remember music from their parents' generation almost as fondly as music from their own adolescence.

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

The deficiency of a protein called RbAp48 in the hippocampus has been identified by a team of Columbia University researchers as a significant contributor to age-related memory loss. The team also found this type of memory loss is reversible.

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


Word of the Day
obdormition
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".
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