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Posted on Sept. 26, 2014, 6 a.m. in Sleep Brain and Mental Performance
Secret to Successful Learning

To learn new sequences of movement (motor learning), the brain requires sleep to consolidate the new information.

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Posted on Sept. 25, 2014, 6 a.m. in Lifestyle Brain and Mental Performance
Internet-Savvy Seniors Retain Cognitive Skills

Use of the Internet and email associates with less cognitive decline, among older men and women.

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Posted on Sept. 24, 2014, 6 a.m. in Brain and Mental Performance Diagnostics
Measuring the Aging Brain

Novel optical methods map the pulse pressure of the entire brain's cortex.

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Posted on Sept. 22, 2014, 6 a.m. in Brain and Mental Performance Fatty Acids, Lipids & Oils
Omega-3s Enhance Brain Cell Structure

Omega-3 fatty acids help to make the cell membranes of neurons more malleable and therefore more sensitive to deformation and fission by proteins.

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Posted on Sept. 22, 2014, 6 a.m. in Brain and Mental Performance Stroke
Declines in Cognitive Skills May Signal Stroke Risk

Adverse memory and learning changes associate with increased risk of stroke.

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Posted on Sept. 19, 2014, 6 a.m. in Brain and Mental Performance
Age Is Factor in Optimal Brain Performance

There are noticeable differences in brain function across the day for older adults.

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Posted on Sept. 17, 2014, 6 a.m. in Depression Brain and Mental Performance
Computer Games Combat Depression

Older men and women with treatment-resistant depression may benefit from playing computer games that boost memory and improve decision-making skills.

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Fish Oil Supports Brain Structure

Dietary supplementation of fish oil may improve memory function and reduce the incidence of cognitive decline.

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Resveratrol Helps Memory

Dietary supplementation of resveratrol may enhance memory performance, among older men and women.

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Posted on Sept. 8, 2014, 6 a.m. in Child Health Brain and Mental Performance
Early Life Experiences May Predict Cognitive Status Later in Life

Literacy in childhood may exert a potent influence on the risk of cognitive impairment later in life.

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