Latest News

Better way to deal with bad memories suggested

A simple and effective emotion-regulation strategy that has neurologically and behaviorally been proven to lessen the emotional impact of personal negative memories, researchers have shown. "Sometimes we dwell on how sad, embarrassed, or hurt we felt during an event, and that makes us feel worse and worse. But we found that instead of thinking about your emotions during a negative memory, looking away from the worst emotions and thinking about the context, like a friend who was there, what the weather was like, or anything else non-emotional that was part of the memory, will rather effortlessly take your mind away from the unwanted emotions associated with that memory," the researchers suggest.
View full story

Post your comment.

Name:
Email:
Rating:
Comment:
Verification
 

  • Promising trial results of brigatinib show that all next-gen ALK inhibitors may not be created equal

  • Brain training induces lasting brain, mental health gains for veterans, civilians with brain injury

  • Researchers unravel a link between a genetic mutation and autistic behaviors, then find a way to undo it

  • Scientists retrieve lost memories using optogenetics

  • Weak electric current to the brain may improve thinking in people with schizophrenia

  • Sleep quality influences cognitive performance of autistic, neurotypical children

  • Brain circuit that controls decisions that induce high anxiety identified

  • Changing activity in the aging brain

  • Molecules involved in Alzheimer's have a role in weakening of connections between neurons

  • Better understanding of links between pain, anxiety reveals treatment opportunities

  •