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re·mem·ber

(rĭ-mĕm′bər)
v.
1. To recall to the mind; think of again.
2. To retain in the memory.
3. To return to an original shape or form after being deformed or altered.
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Patient discussion about remember

Q. Do you remember the popcorn diet Madonna was on? Can anyone explain how does this diet work?

A. thanks for valuable info!
I searched for it here on iMedix and indeed found several articles about the subject. One of them is: http://www.dietbites.com/article0158.html

Q. I suffer from depression and feel many times that I cannot remember things. Here's another question that I encounter a lot of times: "I suffer from depression and feel many times that I cannot remember things. Is there a relationship between Depression and Alzheimer disease?"

A. Daphna, I appreciate your taking the time for this question. It is something I worry about and just discussed with my doctor last week. I know that for me, some days are more difficult (kind of cloudy) than others. Some days it seems to take me all day to get my daily reading/prayer/meditation done. But I am no longer in a hurry now that I am retired. My doctor said all I needed was a cup of coffee to get going and that always helps me just fine. Walking for me is also very stimulating. Seems like when I get back from a walk, I get a new persective on things. Thanks again Daphna.

Q. I'm having problem remembering how to operate a computer software. Is learning possible only at a young age? I have been trying to learn a new software program that my kids got me but I keep forgetting how to get it started. Is learning possible only at a young age?

A. This is a common concern among older adults. However the answer is actually- not at all. People can learn throughout their life span. In fact, it is important to continue and learn new skills as we age. Learning new skills, like new games, new dances, and a new language, and playing a musical instrument, help keep our mind sharp longer. With age, we may be slower to pick up new information. However, the ability to learn does not go away unless we are inflicted with dementia. It may require more effort but you can continue to learn.

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First, 'remembering' is always limited by the rememberer's subjective perspective at the time of recall, and, of course, by that which is unconsciously 'blocked', or forgotten, and thus rendered null or absent.
If everything's always alive I should know, the rememberer.
In the fourth film, mental distress no longer haunts a rememberer, but becomes a subject of study and a source of artistic and personal nurturance.
I'm not sure when, but some time ago I gave up my beloved Movado for my smart phone, or what I affectionately refer to as my "rememberer." It prods me on to my next task and reminds me of key dates, although these are just some of its myriad uses.
If Kinsella is his novel's great rememberer, his narrative consciousness is the often incoherent and self-indulgent Thomas Icarus Napoleon, an underappreciated young poet and polymath riddled with self-doubt and self-inflicted woes.
Here he discusses his work, Cuban society, the social function of the writer as rememberer, and ideas of utopia.
The field memory recaptures the perspective of the rememberer from within his or her set of sense perceptions.
Evoking Baudelaire, Puri compares "involuntary memory" to "electric shocks, entering through the body and startling the rememberer out of the oblivion brought on by the dulling effect of the mundane and the quotidian" (p.
genius of the fields, Kra, my adored one, unspoiled by the mind, observer of pigeons, rememberer of cataracts, voluptuary of gulls!
Ross Eckler augments the list with RESTRESSES and REMEMBERER. When asked if any 1-2-3-4-5 words existed, Dmitri Borgmann commented that it would be a frightfully difficult task to find such a word; nevertheless, he came up with the coinage of KNELLLESSNESSES (referring to the respective conditions of those church bells that have ceased to sound because of mechanical defects or other reasons).
Wistful rememberer of Sandoval, a Lance Corporal who fell in love with a "helpful and quiet Korean gal" and married her after the war.
At the beginning of this part of the autobiography, Green interprets memory with the help of the metaphor of a foxhunt, in which it is presumably the rememberer who, "like the huntsman, on a hill" "blows his horn" (97) to evoke memories.