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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.
Including unhealthy foods may diminish benefits of Mediterranean diet

Including unhealthy foods may diminish benefits of Mediterranean diet

Researchers identify the missing link between intestinal disease and brain injury in premature infants

Researchers identify the missing link between intestinal disease and brain injury in premature infants

Groundbreaking research project shows how brain health can traverse generations

Groundbreaking research project shows how brain health can traverse generations

Study investigates the total non-healthcare cost of chemotherapy

Study investigates the total non-healthcare cost of chemotherapy

Study examines neural mechanisms of specific cognitive tasks of individuals with spinal cord injury

Study examines neural mechanisms of specific cognitive tasks of individuals with spinal cord injury

Brain tissue analysis may help explain enduring mysteries about PTSD

Brain tissue analysis may help explain enduring mysteries about PTSD

Using hypoxia adaptations in marine mammals to understand COVID-19

Using hypoxia adaptations in marine mammals to understand COVID-19

Drug may increase vaccine protection in older adults

Drug may increase vaccine protection in older adults

New AI tool may soon offer the right treatment for stroke survivors

New AI tool may soon offer the right treatment for stroke survivors

High blood pressure may accelerate cognitive decline at any age

High blood pressure may accelerate cognitive decline at any age

Texas Biomed to investigate the effects of cannabinoids on HIV-associated neurocognitive disorder

Texas Biomed to investigate the effects of cannabinoids on HIV-associated neurocognitive disorder

Researchers investigate whether tailored online exercise benefits ‘long Covid’ patients

Researchers investigate whether tailored online exercise benefits ‘long Covid’ patients

Study connects specific foods to later-in-life cognitive acuity

Study connects specific foods to later-in-life cognitive acuity

Study may help explain why people lose cognitive function during traumatic brain injury

Study may help explain why people lose cognitive function during traumatic brain injury

Novel form of tau in spinal fluid indicates the stage of Alzheimer’s disease

Novel form of tau in spinal fluid indicates the stage of Alzheimer’s disease

Dynamic interplay of brain wave frequencies may guide humans in highlighting surprises

Dynamic interplay of brain wave frequencies may guide humans in highlighting surprises

Could cocoa improve cognitive function?

Could cocoa improve cognitive function?

New link found between Alzheimer's dementia and Dlgap2 gene

New link found between Alzheimer's dementia and Dlgap2 gene

Anxiety may help to progress Alzheimer’s disease

Anxiety may help to progress Alzheimer’s disease

Researchers investigate impact of standing desks on classroom behavior

Researchers investigate impact of standing desks on classroom behavior