Researchers report a computerized brain training intervention may reduce dementia risks in the elderly.
A new study reports cognitive training can help prevent mistakenly shooting civilians for the military and law enforcement.
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Playing online games which are mentally taxing can help older adults to reduce cognitive decline associated with aging. Older adults who played brain training games showed similar brain functionality as younger people who were less practiced at the games.
Brain training programs work, but only for practiced tasks, researchers report.
People who are competent at "near transfer", or skilled ability at similar games, are more likely to also have far transfer skills, meaning a greater ability to focus on daily living activities.
Combining brain training programs with transcranial direct current simulation can lead to cognitive improvements and better working memory, a new study reports.
Brain training exercises do not help boost early math learning. However, core thinking skills, including memory and attention, are key skills that support early math learning.