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Brain training stimulates brain

19th March 2008

Games which "train" the user's brain do have an effect, but only on "narrowly defined tasks," an expert has stated.

Dr Ronald Bracey, a consultant clinical psychologist, said the games can help users to improve memory. Dr Chris Moulin, senior lecturer in cognitive neuropsychology at the University of Leeds said: "I think they make claims that they wouldn't be allowed to make if it was a drug, without having scientific evidence."


 

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Article Information

Title: Brain training stimulates brain
Author: Jess Laurence
Article Id: 6035
Date Added: 19th Mar 2008

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