The memory paradox

Rachel Yehuda, Marian Joëls, Richard G.M. Morris

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Declarative and emotional memories are key to quality of life and day-to-day functioning. The absence of memory or the inability to recall memories properly in an emotional context leads to dysfunction but, paradoxically, memories that generate too much emotion can be equally disabling.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)837-839
Number of pages3
JournalNature Reviews Neuroscience
Issue number12
StatePublished - Dec 2010


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