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Priming: Useful guide to the Different Types and its Measurability

 

  In psychology, priming is the implicit memory effect where a stimulus that is exposed influences a response to a later stimulus. This will be […]

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The Effects of Video Games: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

 

  Effects of video games. Growing up, video games were an inescapable part of life and were a large part of development and socialization. Pokemon, which […]

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photographic memory real

A Snapshot of Photographic Memory: Is Photographic Memory Real?

 

  Is having a photographic memory real? A photographic memory is usually used to describe when someone has the stunning ability to recall visual information […]

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Metacognition: Thinking About Thinking Improves Learning

 

  Have you ever analyzed the strategies you use for learning new information? Do you read the information out-loud several times? Or do you explain […]

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Development of Cognitive Skills; Piaget’s theory.

 

  Crawl before you walk, walk before you run! When it comes to development, this phrase is certainly true. Before children learn to talk and […]

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Making sense of the exercise obstacle course; different types of exercise and their benefits

 

  Cue the groans! This blog post is all about the benefits of different types of exercise. Yes! You read that correctly! Although half way […]

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How to Improve Your Short-Term Memory: Study Tips to Remember Everything

 

  If you want to improve your short-term memory, look no further for some ways to help you out. Your short-term memory is what allows […]

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Benefits of learning foreign languages

Not Sure If You Should Take The Leap? Cognitive Benefits of Learning Foreign Languages

 

  We may not look back on our foreign language classes at school with much fondness.However, after reading about the following benefits of learning foreign […]

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Emotional memories: How emotions help you remember

 

  Have you ever wondered why are there situations you can remember better and more vividly than others? How you might even experience an intense […]

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9 Functions of Dopamine That Serve You: What is it and How Does It Affect you?

 

  The functions of dopamine are too many to count. Dopamine is an extremely famous neurotransmitter working in your brain. Whenever you want to learn […]

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False memories: What are they?

False Memories: Can You Trust Your Memory?

 

  We often don’t think about the accuracy of our memories. We just assume that they’re exact and precise, because it’s something that we experienced. […]

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How to Remember Everything: Memory Techniques

 

  Are you struggling to remember things in your everyday life? Whether its forgetting people’s names immediately after meeting them, attempting to recall your grocery […]

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Sleeping Well Improves Memory: Advantages of Being Well-Rested

 

  Sleeping well improves memory? Who hasn’t had problems concentrating at work after a poor night’s sleep? In 2013, a study showed that this common […]

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Types of memory-cognitive ability

Do You Know the Different Types of Memory? Train Your Cognitive Skills

 

    Where did you put the keys? Why does she look so familiar? What was his name again? Memory is one of the cognitive abilities […]

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How to improve memory

How to improve your memory: Tips to stop forgetting things

 

  At some time in our lives, we’ve all had to search through the entire house to find something because we didn’t remember where we […]

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5 myths about the brain

5 Myths about the Brain

 

  5 Myths About the Brain The brain is truly an amazing organ. It is extremely intricate, and without it, we would not be able […]

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Brain stimulation helps with stroke

Brain stimulation helps recover from stroke

 

   Brain stimulation helps with stroke Stroke is the No. 4 cause of death and a leading cause of disability in the United States, according […]

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Is Alzheimer’s Unique For Each Individual?

 

 A new study originating from the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) tries to explain why Alzheimer’s disease can progress more or less rapidly for […]

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People's memory for Facebook posts is stronger than memory for human faces

People’s memory for Facebook posts is stronger than memory for human faces

 

  People’s memory for Facebook posts is strikingly stronger than their memory for human faces or sentences from books, according to a new study. Try […]

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Botox may benefit stroke patients

Botox may benefit stroke patients

 

  Botox may benefit stroke patients. Injecting botox injections into the arm muscles of stroke survivors may help in long term recovery, states new research. […]

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Mouse brain cells activated, reactivated in learning and memory

Mouse brain cells activated, reactivated in learning and memory

 

  Mouse brain cells activated, reactivated in learning and memory. Neuroscientists have for the first time shown individual mouse brain cells being switched on during […]

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Brain and nervous system damaged by low-level exposure to organophosphate pesticides

Brain and nervous system damaged by low-level exposure to organophosphate pesticides

 

  Brain and nervous system damaged by low-level exposure to organophosphate pesticides. Scientists have found that low-level exposure to organophosphates (OPs) produces lasting decrements in […]

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 Newborn neurons, even in the adult aging brain, are critical for memory. Newly generated neurons in the adult hippocampus are critical for memory retrieval, according […]

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