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Military Aircrew & High Altitude Hypoxia Training ... erm ... Remembering Stuff!

Research Paper Title

Mechanisms of Memory Dysfunction during High Altitude Hypoxia Training in Military Aircrew.

Background

Cognitive dysfunction from high altitude exposure is a major cause of civilian and military air disasters. 270 more words

Military Medical

My cell phone reduces my brain power

I’m waiting to get a surgery date for my wrist (for anyone counting that will technically be the fifth); as a result, I have my cell phone with me all the time. 583 more words

Biology

Map Reading: Cognitive Load & Route Selection

Research Paper Title

Cognitive Load During Route Selection Increases Reliance on Spatial Heuristics.

Background

Planning routes from maps involves perceiving the symbolic environment, identifying alternative routes, and applying explicit strategies and implicit heuristics to select an option. 200 more words

Cognitive Performance

Thoughts on Sleep Debt and Cognition

   As promised, I’m back with information about how the lack of sleep can affect the brain, particularly with its cognitive performance. I mentioned before that I personally had a long-term bout with sleep deprivation alongside depression and anxiety, so I do have first-hand experiences on the topic. 1,801 more words

Featured

Blogging Not Just Because

Just so you know, I am not spending a lot of my time in WordPress for fame or money. Of course, one of my minor reasons was so I could start a portfolio for my future job applications. 440 more words

Musings

Agility Training Improves Cognitive Performance

The influence of agility training on athletic performance and general fitness is well-documented.  A recent study in the Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research suggests that agility training is more effective than traditional physical training for improving… 111 more words

Speed And Agility

5 Simple Ways to Maximise Your Brain Health

The Alzheimer’s Australia ‘Your Brain Matter’ programme provides a checklist to see if a person is taking steps to keep their brain healthy and reduce their risk of dementia. 207 more words

Health & Medical