The largest study to date on the effects of eating omega-3 fatty acids confirm that foods high in the fats can preserve …
Getting a grip — literally — by clenching your right fist before remembering information and your left when you want to remember it can boost your recall, according to the latest study.
With an aging population, rates of dementia will only climb, yet doctors have few effective strategies for addressing the worst symptoms.
Researchers are exploring the possibility that convincing drinkers they had a bad experience with liquor — even if they didn’t — could lead them to drink less.
Current sleep remedies risk addiction and memory problems, but a new class of medications may avoid these issues.
The latest research shows that viral and bacterial infections could have lasting legacies on cognition.
It turns out humans aren’t the only ones getting a buzz from coffee.
Checking status updates on Facebook may be just the distraction your memory needs.
Having a drink (or two) is one way to nod off more quickly, but how restful is an alcohol-induced slumber?
It’s no secret that our ability to remember things dulls as we get older. Now researchers have some clues about why that happens.
Our online musings may not be so ephemeral after all
Marijuana isn’t exactly known as a cognitive enhancer but a new review suggests that the active ingredients in marijuana hold promise for preventing— or even reversing— brain aging and possibly Alzheimer’s and other …
Mistaken eyewitness identification is a major cause of false convictions, but a new lineup technique could improve bystanders’ accuracy