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Pumping Neurons: Exercise to maintain a healthy brain
The evidence is growing that moderate regular exercise boosts memory and other brain functions and may help prevent age-related declines.
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How Parkinsonís disease affects the mind

It’s not just a movement disorder. Besides causing tremors and other motion-related symptoms, Parkinson’s disease affects memory, learning, and behavior.

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Creative healing: art therapy for Alzheimer's disease and other dementias
As medical science races to cure dementia, storytelling and other creative activities promise a better quality of life for the millions already diagnosed.
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Memory Tip
Medicate Your Memory

In psychology, repression refers to a refusal to keep potentially distressing ideas in mind. As a result of this repression, the ideas are submerged in the unconscious, from where they may continue to influence behavior. Repression was postulated by Freud, and one function of psychoanalysis is to try and uncover repressed memories and help the patient deal with -- rather than repressing -- this disturbing information.

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by Catherine E. Myers. Copyright © 2006 Memory Loss and the Brain