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Guy Pearce, Monica Bellucci join Liam Neeson in director Martin Campbell's thriller Memory
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Guy Pearce, Monica Bellucci join Liam Neeson in director Martin Campbell's thriller Memory

Memory, based on the book De Zaak Alzheimer by Jef Geeraerts, sees Liam Neeson play the role of an expert assassin.

The Nail House: Themes of loss, belongingness attached to crumbling city habitats explored in a photo exhibition
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The Nail House: Themes of loss, belongingness attached to crumbling city habitats explored in a photo exhibition

A nail house is a term that refers to homes where residents refuse to vacate and abandon their premises despite the pressure from builder sharks, thugs and corrupt officials. The guise of re-development, and the lure of a new square foot area, couples with coercion and intimidation. A loner, a family might dig their heels into their stand-alone and crumbling habitats. Eventually, time swallows the grit and determination to hold on.

The city and sound: What a global survey during the pandemic could tell us about our future soundscapes
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The city and sound: What a global survey during the pandemic could tell us about our future soundscapes

Future Cities is the latest venture helmed by the team of Cities and Memory, a larger global collaborative project, which in its current stage covers more than 100 countries and territories.

New study suggests high blood pressure, diabetes affect thinking, memory more in mid-age than after 70
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New study suggests high blood pressure, diabetes affect thinking, memory more in mid-age than after 70

The study suggests that controlling these risk factors may be a good way to reduce the risk of dementia in older age.

Depression, air pollution among 12 risk factors one must avoid to reduce chances of dementia
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Depression, air pollution among 12 risk factors one must avoid to reduce chances of dementia

A recent report by Lancet Commission indicates that taking action against certain lifestyle risk factors at an early age can reduce the risk of developing dementia later in life to a large extent

International Yoga Day 2020: Narendra Modi says ‘pranayama’ can boost immunity amid COVID-19 pandemic
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International Yoga Day 2020: Narendra Modi says ‘pranayama’ can boost immunity amid COVID-19 pandemic

Yoga has emerged as a force for unity and it does not discriminate as it goes beyond race, colour, gender, faith and nations, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday. In his message on the sixth International Day of Yoga, he said due to the coronavirus pandemic, the world is feeling the need for Yoga more than ever.

International Yoga Day 2020: Here's how kundalini yoga and kirtan kriya can help reduce risk of dementia
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International Yoga Day 2020: Here's how kundalini yoga and kirtan kriya can help reduce risk of dementia

Every year, 21 June is celebrated as International Yoga Day to highlight the many benefits of yoga

8 tasty brain foods to boost your concentration while keeping away exam blues
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8 tasty brain foods to boost your concentration while keeping away exam blues

Sip on water and eat the following foods to improve your memory and concentration levels.

Goa Photo Festival chronicles the pathos in people's lives, their private spaces, and food practices
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Goa Photo Festival chronicles the pathos in people's lives, their private spaces, and food practices

The third edition of Goa International Photography Festival was held from 6 to 8 December in the village of Aldona (North Goa), known for its rich architectural heritage, which later inspired the overall theme of the festival — of working with 'living heritage'.

Human brain actively forgets 'unnecessary' memories when we sleep: Study
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Human brain actively forgets 'unnecessary' memories when we sleep: Study

According to researchers, the REM sleep-active neural pathway plays an important role in active forgetting.

Alzheimer's Day: Carriers of risky gene show brain changes in its 20s but we don't need to worry
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Alzheimer's Day: Carriers of risky gene show brain changes in its 20s but we don't need to worry

Research has shown that some individuals carry variants of genes that risk them developing Alzheimer’s in life.

World Alzheimer's Day 2019: Everything we know, don’t know and suspect about Alzheimer’s disease
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World Alzheimer's Day 2019: Everything we know, don’t know and suspect about Alzheimer’s disease

Maintaining physical, social and mental health is a key part of reducing dementia risk, and thereby, Alzheimer's.

World Alzheimer’s Day 2019: When does 'forgetfulness' become 'dementia' become Alzheimer's?
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World Alzheimer’s Day 2019: When does 'forgetfulness' become 'dementia' become Alzheimer's?

In India alone, more than 4 million people suffer from some sort of dementia including Alzheimer’s disease.

The End of the Affair: Of Kiran Nagarkar, memory, and separating art from the artist
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The End of the Affair: Of Kiran Nagarkar, memory, and separating art from the artist

On Thursday night, a little after 11 pm, a colleague texted me the news that Kiran Nagarkar had passed away. After years of this, you react instinctively: Write a short report. Tweet it out. Reach out to your roster of contributors for obituaries, tribute pieces. I did the needful. Then, once the protocol had been followed, the rituals of work completed, I wept.

Researchers invent new type of computer memory with ultra-low power consumption
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Researchers invent new type of computer memory with ultra-low power consumption

Scientists at Lancaster University have secured a US patent that has been under research for a decade.

Monkeys injected with human brain genes grew 'intelligent' in controversial study
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Monkeys injected with human brain genes grew 'intelligent' in controversial study

The monkeys also performed significantly better in short-term memory tests & reaction time.

Zapping the brain boosts working memory in people over age 60, study finds
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Zapping the brain boosts working memory in people over age 60, study finds

While still uncertain, previous research suggests the effect may last 5 hours or more after stimulation.

A sweaty, 20-minute workout could give your memory a big boost, study finds
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A sweaty, 20-minute workout could give your memory a big boost, study finds

Many people experienced a similar boost from a 20-min workout as from 3 months of training.

Mechanics of human memory under distress picked up in Ford-Kavanaugh hearing
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Mechanics of human memory under distress picked up in Ford-Kavanaugh hearing

Ford said a memory of Kavanaugh, another teen laughing during the assault was “indelible in the hippocampus.”

Living with Alzheimer's: A memory thief vexing 1.6 millions Indians and counting
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Living with Alzheimer's: A memory thief vexing 1.6 millions Indians and counting

Roughly 1.6 million Indians currently live with Alzheimer's, a number said to triple by 2050.