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Cognition is a concept used in different ways by different disciplines, but is generally accepted to mean the process of thought. For example, in psychology and cognitive science it refers to an information processing view of an individual's psychological functions.
Personality traits are associated with cognitive resilience in older adults

Personality traits are associated with cognitive resilience in older adults

NIA grant supports research on lifespan behavioral development and cognitive aging

NIA grant supports research on lifespan behavioral development and cognitive aging

Diabetic ketoacidosis linked to lower IQ scores, worse memory in children with type 1 diabetes

Diabetic ketoacidosis linked to lower IQ scores, worse memory in children with type 1 diabetes

Physical exercise protocol can mitigate the severity of Parkinson's disease

Physical exercise protocol can mitigate the severity of Parkinson's disease

High school athletes are at risk for concussions and may need a longer recovery than thought

High school athletes are at risk for concussions and may need a longer recovery than thought

Alcohol-induced vitamin B1 deficiency can be a key factor in cognitive decline

Alcohol-induced vitamin B1 deficiency can be a key factor in cognitive decline

Bilingual children may reach adulthood with more grey matter

Bilingual children may reach adulthood with more grey matter

Study suggests role for estrogen replacement to protect women against Alzheimer's

Study suggests role for estrogen replacement to protect women against Alzheimer's

New dietary intervention improves pain and other symptoms in veterans with Gulf War Illness

New dietary intervention improves pain and other symptoms in veterans with Gulf War Illness

ESC and EACTS develop guidelines for diagnosis and management of atrial fibrillation

ESC and EACTS develop guidelines for diagnosis and management of atrial fibrillation

Cognitive impairment linked to increased risk of rehospitalization in heart failure patients

Cognitive impairment linked to increased risk of rehospitalization in heart failure patients

Girls with anorexia nervosa can have stunted growth

Girls with anorexia nervosa can have stunted growth

Obesity in expectant mothers may hinder the development of babies' brains

Obesity in expectant mothers may hinder the development of babies' brains

Formal education is critical for cognitive functioning across the life span

Formal education is critical for cognitive functioning across the life span

Study finds evidence of gut dysbiosis in people with Huntington's disease

Study finds evidence of gut dysbiosis in people with Huntington's disease

New partnership advances virtual reality for social anxiety disorder

New partnership advances virtual reality for social anxiety disorder

Using personalized precision medicine to treat cognitive decline

Using personalized precision medicine to treat cognitive decline

Personalized, precision approach can reverse memory loss in Alzheimer’s patients

Personalized, precision approach can reverse memory loss in Alzheimer’s patients

Computational analyses suggest new pathway for inflammatory response to SARS-CoV-2

Computational analyses suggest new pathway for inflammatory response to SARS-CoV-2

Artificial intelligence can expedite Alzheimer's diagnosis, improve patient prognosis

Artificial intelligence can expedite Alzheimer's diagnosis, improve patient prognosis