Childhood Amnesia – At What Age Do We Start Forgetting Childhood Memories?

TitleChildhood Amnesia – At What Age Do We Start Forgetting Childhood Memories?
Publication TypeNewspaper Article
Year of Publication2014
AuthorsFlowers, A
Newspaper for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online
Abstract

Memories are the way that infants learn new information, however, few adults can remember events that occurred before the age of three. According to a new study from Emory University psychologists, these early memories fade around age seven in a phenomenon known as “childhood amnesia.”

URLhttp://www.redorbit.com/news/science/1113055060/childhood-memories-fade-at-around-around-age-seven-012614