Happy or sad, emotions persisted beyond remembering an event in people with amnesia

How long does a sad movie leave you feeling blue ? Remembering something sad can trigger emotions that persist long after the event itself has passed. But people with impaired memories seem to retain the emotion long after they have forgotten the emotionally charged event itself–longer, in fact, than people who can recall the incident well–according to a new study. [More]



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