Stories tagged: memory
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 14, 2019, 11:58 a.m.
Memory and thinking skills naturally slow with age but now scientists are peeking inside living brains to tell if depression might worsen that decline – and finding some worrisome clues.
Mon., Jan. 30, 2017
The devastating impact of Alzheimer’s disease on his own mother – and on his father, who struggled to care for her – first prompted Gerry Richman to take a hard …
Tue., Oct. 4, 2016
New research shows that your work conditions and environment can affect your memory and function later in life.
Fri., May 13, 2016, 5 a.m.
When it comes to mental health and cognitive function, the importance of rapid eye-movement sleep – that deep, restorative stage of sleep that we cycle in and out of throughout …
Mon., Oct. 19, 2015
iPads help restore memories for elderly, caretakers.
Mon., May 12, 2014
They say all dogs go to heaven. In the Inland Northwest, the most special of our canine companions also make it to Pat Adams’ canvas. Adams is a Spokane painter …
Mon., Dec. 9, 2013
If you ask boomers to list their top 10 aging anxieties, “declining memory” often ranks high on the list. This prompted us to think about a particular class of people …
Tue., May 18, 2010
DEAR DR. GOTT: Is there anything I can do about my memory? I am 25 and seem to have a real problem remembering things, whether it’s studying for a test …