conscious memory

Alcohol can help brain to learn, remember better

April 13th, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 13 (ANI): A new study has found that drinking alcohol primes certain areas of our brain to learn and remember better.Neurobiologist Hitoshi Morikawa said the common view that drinking is ... Read more...

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Can you spot your car parked in a sea of vehicles?

April 27th, 2009 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 27 (IANS) Have you been through the experience of facing a sea of vehicles outside the supermart and wondering where your car is parked, even as several packages in your ... Read more...

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How the brain tells where you’ve parked your car

April 21st, 2009 - 12:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 21 (ANI): After a hectic day of shopping in the mall, our memory guides us through a sea of vehicles in the parking lot to reach our car. Now, researchers ... Read more...

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MRI brain scans may offer accurate, early Alzhimers diagnosis

December 19th, 2008 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 19 (ANI): A study has lent some force to the suggestion that MRI scans, which detect shrinkage in specific regions of the mid-brain, can accurately diagnose Alzheimers disease before ... Read more...

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Memory function can vary between patients with similar brain damage

October 24th, 2008 - 12:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 24 (ANI): University of Liverpool researchers have shown that two patients with damage to the hippocampus, an area of the human brain key to memory, can have dramatic differences ... Read more...

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