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Women remember faces better than men, study says

by Collin Carroll
Jun 6, 2013


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Ald. Mary O'Connor (41st) tests her ability to remember faces and names.

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For many, remembering someone’s name after one meeting is about as easy as remembering an anniversary. But a new study finds that women hold the key to putting a name with a face.