photographic memory real

Photographic Memory Real: A Snapshot of Photographic Memory

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

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Fight or Flight: All You Need to Know About This Response

Fight or Flight: All You Need to Know About This Response

Fight or Flight. The sympathetic nervous system is one of two subdivisions of the autonomic nervous system, which is part of the peripheral nervous system. […]

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Neurologist undergoes brain surgery for research

Neurologist undergoes brain surgery for research

Neurologist takes self-experimentation to the extreme by installing implants in his own brain for data collection – MIT Technology Review Phil Kennedy, a neurologist dedicated […]

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Help dyslexic children with the new CogniFit Professional tool

Help dyslexic children with the new CogniFit Professional tool

Help dyslexic children with the new CogniFit Professional tool. Peer-reviewed research has shown that cognitive training with CogniFit boosts reading skills in dyslexic students. You can access […]

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Interview of CogniFit’s Chief Scientist, Dr. Evelyn Shatil, on Financial Sense.

Interview of CogniFit’s Chief Scientist, Dr. Evelyn Shatil, on Financial Sense.

Interview of CogniFit’s Chief Scientist, Dr. Evelyn Shatil, on Financial Sense. You can listen to her analysis of brain training here (beginning approximately 28 minutes […]

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How seeing changes your brain

How seeing changes your brain

How seeing changes your brain. Your eyes aren’t just advanced visual systems capturing images of what’s around you. New research published in the Journal of […]

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Red brain, blue brain: republicans and democrats process risk differently

Red brain, blue brain: republicans and democrats process risk differently

Red brain, blue brain: republicans and democrats process risk differently, research finds. A team of political scientists and neuroscientists has shown that liberals and conservatives […]

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Neuroeconomics: how brain science matters to business

Neuroeconomics: how brain science matters to business

Neuroeconomics: how brain science matters to business. At first glance, a neuroscientist and a business school might seem like an odd fit. But the fact […]

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Newfound brain cells linked to high blood pressure

Newfound brain cells linked to high blood pressure

Newfound brain cells linked to high blood pressure. High blood pressure has just gotten a new culprit: a newly discovered brain cell. While the usual […]

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Electrical impulses in the brain encode protocols for behaviors

Electrical impulses in the brain encode protocols for behaviors

Electrical impulses in the brain encode protocols for behaviors. Neuroscientists have long been perplexed by how our brains encode thoughts, including memory loss and awareness, […]

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CogniFit Launches Its New Brain Fitness iPad App

We have the pleasure to announce today the release of our newly developed brain fitness iPad app. Specifically designed for the iPad, you will find […]

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Drinking decreases number of new brain cells

Drinking decreases number of new brain cells

Drinking decreases number of new brain cells. You don’t have to be a heavy drinker to hurt your brain. Even moderate amounts of alcohol can […]

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Goals, Motivation And The Brain

The Greek philosopher Democritus (460-370 B.C.E.) might have been the first to hypothesize that the two fundamental human motives are to approach rewards and avoid […]

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Chopra: Reinventing the brain is closer than you think

Chopra: Reinventing the brain is closer than you think

Chopra: Reinventing the brain is closer than you think. Thanks to brain scans like the fMRI, brain activity can be localized and even the most […]

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Another great review of our iPhone app

Another great review of our iPhone app From the review: “The more challenges you take part in, the more accurate your cognitive score will be. […]

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Great review of our Brain Fitness iPhone app

Great review of our Brain Fitness iPhone app From the review: “CogniFit Brain Fitness is currently available as a free app. However, this affordable value […]

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Memory could be the most malleable and trainable cognitive function

Memory could be the most malleable and trainable cognitive function

A new study presented today at the annual meeting of the Society of Neuroscience in New Orleans, Louisiana shows that improved working memory function, following […]

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