Archives for July, 2008

How Aging Disrupts Memory

New research suggests aging impairs the consolidation of memories during sleep, a process important in converting new memories into long-term ones. The findings shed light on normal memory mechanisms...
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Brain Rewards Obesity

A new study of food reward and addictive behaviors finds that the tendency toward obesity is directly related to a response from the brain. Researchers at Tufts University School...
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