Certain Over-The-Counter Medications Could Increase Risk Of DementiaThere is growing evidence to suggest the long-term use of some very common over-the-counter medicines -- from pain relievers, cold and allergy treatments even some sleep aids -- may increase your risk of dementia.
UCSF Study Finds Mid-Level Pot Use Leads To Some Memory Problems In Middle AgeA UCSF study found that lifetime marijuana users had worse verbal memory in middle age, but found no other cognitive function deficiencies.
The Benefits of Respite CareWhen someone is diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, it is generally a close family member, such as the husband, wife or child, who steps in to take responsibility for the care and well-being of the senior.
Exercise Good For The Brain, Even For Those With Alzheimer'sExercise may do more than keep a healthy brain fit: New research suggests working up a good sweat may also...
Trans Fats Also Bad For Memory, UC Study FindsAs the Food and Drug Administration requires food companies to phase out trans-fats, a new study from University of California researchers finds the fats linked to heart disease could also be linked to worsening memory function in men 45 years old and under.
UC Davis Researchers Erase Specific Memories In Mice Using Pulses Of LightResearchers at UC Davis are learning how to use lasers to erase specific memories in mice.
Secretive Military Agency Develops Memory-Restoring Brain-Implant With Lawrence Livermore LabA device that can be implanted in the brain of patients suffering Alzheimer’s disease or traumatic brain injuries holds the possibility of restoring their memories.
Animal Update: How Much Do Pets Remember?It's an interesting topic many pet owners may not consider: do our pets have much in the way of a memory?
Bay Area Company's Chip Promises Big Leaps In Storage, Battery LifeA tech company based in the Bay Area is on the verge of introducing a chip that could solve the biggest problems of today's gadgets.
Apple Cuts MacBook Pro Price By $200, Launches New ModelsApple has lowered the price of its 13-inch MacBook Pro laptops by $200 and updated its processors, the company said Wednesday. It also launched new models with faster processors and more memory.
New Study Shows Walking Helps Retain Long-Term MemoryAccording to new research, it turns out you can walk your way to better memory.