Articles for Tag: "cognitive"

Are breastfed babies smarter? 
Are breastfed babies smarter?
The benefits for newborns are well-documented, but what about long-term cognitive development?
Negative thoughts toward aging can affect your health, cognition 
Negative thoughts toward aging can affect your health, cognition
Feeling bad about getting old could negatively impact your mind and body. Learn more.
Does practice really make perfect? 
Does practice really make perfect?
Researchers are better understanding the brain’s changes during learning experiences.
Can dressing up make you more creative? 
Can dressing up make you more creative?
Put on a suit if you want to think outside the box, new research says.
Young minds benefit from daily exercise 
Young minds benefit from daily exercise
After-school programs focused on physical activity may improve academic success, findings suggest.
Coping with “chemo brain” 
Coping with “chemo brain”
Many women find memory decline as a frustrating after-effect of chemotherapy.
Slowing down dementia 
Slowing down dementia
A new review suggests that regular exercise can actually slow cognitive decline.