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Latest Recognition memory Stories

2010-05-12 14:23:17

Researchers from Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) have shown that patients with Alzheimer's disease (AD) are better able to remember new verbal information when it is provided in the context of music even when compared to healthy, older adults.

2009-05-01 08:45:23

Researchers from Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) have found that pictures allow patients with very mild Alzheimer's disease (AD) to better recognize and identify a subject as compared to using just words.

2009-04-02 10:45:37

Psychologists and neurologists invest considerable effort in the study of working memory. In terms of information retention, there is a difference between long-term memory,

2009-02-09 07:33:25

You know the feeling. You make a decision you're certain is merely a "lucky guess."

2008-11-21 16:33:57

A U.S. psychologist links deja vu -- being in a new situation and feeling sure you have experienced it before -- to recognition memory.

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2008-11-19 10:22:29

The mysterious feeling, commonly known as déjà vu, occurs when we feel that a new situation is familiar, even if there is evidence that the situation could not have occurred previously.


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edulcoration
  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
The word 'edulcoration' comes from a Latin word meaning 'making sweet'.