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2013-02-28 16:31:22

A new analysis has found that a combination of methods that help patients with dementia remember proper eating habits can improve their physical health and lessen symptoms of depression. Published early online in the Journal of Advanced Nursing, the study indicates that clinicians should consider using this intervention in individuals with dementia who also have poor nutrition and signs of depression. In patients with dementia, poor nutrition or decreased food intake may cause symptoms of...

Rat Memory Study Could Open The Door To Treat Alzheimer's Disease
2013-02-27 16:03:14

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Researchers from Indiana University have found that rats have a capacity for “source memory,” a finding that could have implications for both future animal studies and the treatment of human memory disorders. According to the IU team´s report in Current Biology, a rat is capable of remembering how it got a certain food reward. "Researchers can now study in animals what was once thought an exclusively human domain,"...

2013-02-25 13:44:35

ICREA professor Raul Mendez publishes a study in Nature describing how the CPBE1 protein 'takes the brakes off' the production of proteins associated with the cell switch from being healthy to tumorous Cancer is characterized by uncontrolled cell division and growth. In order to identify new therapeutic targets through which to tackle the disease, scientists seek to clarify the mechanisms that control the expression of genes that favor the development of tumors, in processes such as...

2013-02-24 23:02:23

A detailed review has highlighted the dominance of Ultimate Memory software over the competition. In a rather lengthy review, Ultimate Memory has been revealed to be the best memory improvement software currently on the market. New York City, NY (PRWEB) February 25, 2013 A detailed review of top memory improvement software has revealed today that Ultimate Memory is currently the most effective memory boosting software available. In contrast to all other memory improvement software...

2013-02-22 23:04:33

Doctors Health Press, a division of Lombardi Publishing Corporation and publisher of various natural health newsletters, books, and reports, including the popular online Doctors Health Press e-Bulletin, is reporting on a new study out of Australia finding the top six risk factors that could lead to cognitive impairment. Boston, MA (PRWEB) February 22, 2013 Doctors Health Press, a division of Lombardi Publishing Corporation and publisher of various natural health newsletters, books, and...

2013-02-21 08:33:32

NEW YORK, Feb. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- life'sDHA(TM) is proud to announce a continued partnership as lead sponsor of the 16(th) annual USA Memory Championship. A tournament for mental athletes, this live contest draws competitors from all over the country to compete to be named as having the best memory in America. The event includes memorizing more than 100 names and faces, a shuffled deck of cards in less than five minutes, an unpublished poem and a list of 500 random numbers....

2013-02-20 15:01:24

-A study conducted at the University of Granada and the University of York in Toronto, Canada, has revealed that bilingual children have a better working memory, which holds, processes and updates transitory information. -The research study has been published in the last issue of the Journal of Experimental Child Psychology. A study conducted at the University of Granada and the University of York in Toronto, Canada, has revealed that bilingual children develop a better working memory...

2013-02-20 10:30:59

Ability to consistently encode sound undergirds the reading process Though learning to read proceeds smoothly for most children, as many as one in 10 is estimated to suffer from dyslexia, a constellation of impairments unrelated to intelligence, hearing or vision that make learning to read a struggle. Now, Northwestern University researchers report they have found a biological mechanism that appears to play an important role in the reading process. "We discovered a systematic...

2013-02-18 23:03:29

We spend about one-third of our lives asleep, most of this time is spent on a mattress and not all of this time is spent effectively resting. Embrace is looking to buck that trend. Beltsville, MD (PRWEB) February 18, 2013 Healthy Back announces the new Embrace line of mattresses. Embrace is created by the back experts at Healthy Back after years of research. This revolutionary new design is created with ventilation, support layers and conforming memory foam to provide users with the...

2013-02-13 23:03:17

The makers of Cerebral Success explain the science behind how to optimize your memory. The article includes 9 tips ranging from beginner to advanced that can have significant benefits on the overall performance of your brain. Provo, Utah (PRWEB) February 13, 2013 The battle for cerebral optimization takes place on 3 fronts. One, the ability to focus and concentrate on the task at hand — avoiding the many distractions the world throws at us. Two, the energy and mental agility to be...