Never go to sleep on an argument: an old wives' tale or a scientifically proven technique for controlling the memories you store? Recent findings show that sleep selectively enhances emotional memories, creating a long-lasting and potentially traumatic representation of distressing experiences. © 2007 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.
- physiology: Emotions
- physiology: Memory
- physiology: Retention (Psychology)
- physiology: Sleep
- physiology: Sleep, REM
- physiopathology: Stress Disorders, Post-Traumatic