Having memory lapses is neither a fatality linked to advancing age, nor a symptom announcing the worst. Explanations on the functioning of the brain, this fantastic mechanism.
The mid-life crisis
Sixty is a pivotal age. We can see health concerns appearing, children are becoming more independent, professional life is coming to a halt…
and the memory seems to be failing.
– Alzheimer’s is to blame.
Everybody has been betrayed by his memory… A frequent weakness, sometimes disabling in everyday life.
There’s no need to panic…
– Why are we forgetting?
Sometimes you think you’ve learned, other times you think you’ve forgotten… and vice versa.
– Are we all equal when it comes to memory?
Memory capacity varies from person to person. Some have a good memory, others need to work on it.
Why is that?
– The 3 memories
Memory processes vary according to three main types of memory, located in different areas of the brain.
What are their roles?