Tag: Memory loss

Memory loss caused by Alzheimer's can be restored: Study

Memory loss caused by Alzheimer’s can be restored: Study

The team, led by University at Buffalo scientists, found that by focusing on gene changes caused by influences other than DNA sequences — called epigenetics — it was possible to reverse memory decline in an animal model of Alzheimer’s. “We have not only identified the epigenetic factors that contribute to[Read More…]

Poor sleep may predict Alzheimer's risk in elderly

Poor sleep may predict Alzheimer’s risk in elderly

New York: Poor sleep quality may signal the risk of Alzheimer’s disease in older adults, a study suggests. People with Alzheimer’s tend to wake up tired and their nights become even less refreshing as memory loss and other symptoms worsen. However, the reason was not fully understood. The study, led[Read More…]

Action video games may cause Alzheimer

Action video games may cause Alzheimer

Did you know that playing action video games may cause a loss of episodic memory and spatial navigation which in turn will increase the risk of developing brain disorders such as depression, schizophrenia, Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease? The findings showed that habitual players of action video games had a reduction[Read More…]

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