If and how babies recall what they have learned depends on their mood: what they’ve learned when feeling calm is inaccessible when they’re active and vice versa.
- Family & Relationship
Adopting a third-person, observer point of view when recalling your past activates different parts of your brain.
Prevent cognitive decline by maintaining healthy habits, good social connections and staying physically active.
Human memory is more amazing than you think; it is how you know who you are.
You can help create treasured moments like this by volunteering for Saint Francis Hospice. The Hospice needs people to do all sorts of jobs.
Memory performance can be improved by rhythmic neural stimulation or ‘entrainment’.
When we remember a past event, the human brain reconstructs that experience in reverse order, according to a new study.
Identical brain mechanisms are responsible for triggering memory in both sleep and wakefulness, new research at the University of Birmingham has shown.
I have spent over five years studying different areas of memory, such as how people remember different episodes of their lives.
- Clinical Psychology & Psychotherapy
According to Alzheimer’s Research UK, there are over 835, 000 people affected by dementia in the UK today, and this statistic is expected to rise to over 850, 000 in …
Laura Jenkins, PhD is a teaching associate in psychology within the School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences at Loughborough University.
Looking back at the research I have been involved with in many areas of psychology, I often wonder which area is of the most interest to me.
Have you ever forgotten where your personal belongings are placed? Have you ever been unable to recall names of your good friends?