Articles for Tag: "cognition"

Why you should always have a hobby 
Why you should always have a hobby
A new study adds to a growing body of literature suggesting that keeping busy is likely to improve brain function.
How video games can be good for your brain 
How video games can be good for your brain
While they improve cognitive functioning, researchers caution that there’s a downside to gaming.
Harry Potter quiz could say a lot about your personality 
Harry Potter quiz could say a lot about your personality
The results of this popular quiz could correlate to certain character traits, according to researchers.
Working out could make college students smarter 
Working out could make college students smarter
Young women who exercise regularly may perform better on cognitive tasks.
Can a blood test predict Alzheimer’s? 
Can a blood test predict Alzheimer’s?
Researchers say it’s possible to predict your risk for the disease and mild dementia.
Alzheimer’s possibly decreasing in the U.S. 
Alzheimer’s possibly decreasing in the U.S.
Cardiovascular health and higher education may help prevent this cognitive disease, according to a new study.
Bilingual brains may age more slowly 
Bilingual brains may age more slowly
New research proves that being able to speak two languages is good for the aging brain.