The circuit links the major learning-related area of the brain to another region that governs the brain's higher functions.
http://www.news-medical.net/news/2004/10/06/5363.aspx | 6 Oct 2004
Researchers believe that this occurs because constant stress affects an area of the brain necessary for learning and memory, and the underlying mechanisms for this may also be to blame in more serious...
http://www.news-medical.net/news/2005/12/15/15011.aspx | 15 Dec 2005
Young women who took iron supplementation for 16 weeks significantly improved their attention, short-term and long-term memory, and their performance on cognitive tasks, even though many were not...
http://www.news-medical.net/news/2004/04/19/665.aspx | 19 Apr 2004
Lightly stimulating the brain with electricity may improve short-term memory in people with schizophrenia, according to a new study by researchers at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.
http://www.news-medical.net/news/20150528/Electric-brain-stimulation-may-improve-short-term-memory-in-individuals-with-schizophrenia.aspx | 28 May 2015
A review of dozens of studies on the use of statin medications to prevent heart attacks shows that the commonly prescribed drugs pose no threat to short-term memory, and that they may even protect...
http://www.news-medical.net/news/20131002/Statin-medications-pose-no-threat-to-short-term-memory-and-may-protect-against-dementia.aspx | 2 Oct 2013
A group of Portuguese researchers from IBMC and FMUP at the University of Porto has found the reason why patients with chronic pain often suffer from impaired short -term memory.
http://www.news-medical.net/news/20130209/Study-finds-reason-why-patients-with-chronic-pain-often-suffer-from-impaired-short-term-memory.aspx | 9 Feb 2013
Ben W. Strowbridge, PhD, Professor of Neurosciences and Physiology/Biophysics, and Robert A. Hyde, a fourth year MD/PhD student in the neurosciences graduate program at Case Western Reserve University...
http://www.news-medical.net/news/20120911/Researchers-discover-how-to-store-diverse-forms-of-artificial-short-term-memories-in-brain-tissue.aspx | 11 Sep 2012
Biomedical scientists at the University of California, Riverside have identified a new link between a protein called beta-arrestin and short-term memory that could open new doors for the therapeutic...
http://www.news-medical.net/news/20120210/New-link-between-beta-arrestin-and-short-term-memory.aspx | 10 Feb 2012
Holding information within one's memory for a short while is a seemingly simple and everyday task. We use our short-term memory when remembering a new telephone number if there is nothing to write at...
http://www.news-medical.net/news/20120201/Scientists-discover-different-brain-regions-cooperate-during-short-term-memory.aspx | 1 Feb 2012
People voluntarily pick what information they store in short-term memory.
http://www.news-medical.net/news/2009/02/22/46081.aspx | 22 Feb 2009