cognitive deficits

Poor cognitive performance has long been considered a risk factor for schizophrenia. A new study refines this idea by showing that it is actually a person's poor cognitive performance relative to his… Read More
Too Much “Screen-Time”
Several observational studies have suggested a possible link between children’s “screen time” in front of electronic media and the likelihood of developing attention deficit problems later in life.… Read More
Researchers have found a new way to directly compare mental abilities in mice and humans to more accurately model impairments observed in neurological and psychiatric diseases. Read More
Researchers have used functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) to gain new insights into the changes in memory and brain function associated with schizophrenia. The results point to deficiencies… Read More