For healthy adults over 55, cognitive training can improve innovative thinking, researchers report.
A brain training audiogame makes it possible to hear speech in noisy backgrounds with greater ease, a new study reports.
Researchers have developed a new online brain training program that can help reduce anxiety and depression.
Over the past few years, brain training programs have grown in popularity with claims of helping to improve memory and cognitive function. However, a new study in the Journal of Neuroscience reports a popular commercial brain training system had no effect on cognitive function beyond practice effects on the training tasks. They system also had no effect on decision making.
Combining brain training programs with transcranial direct current simulation can lead to cognitive improvements and better working memory, a new study reports.
According to researchers, brain training apps can help improve mood and memory in people with mild cognitive impairment, but the training loses its effectiveness once dementia has been diagnosed.
According to a new study, brain training games that challenge reasoning and memory skills can have significant benefits for older people.
A new virtual brain game appears to strengthen memory and could help older people to retain their independence for longer.
A new study reports cognitive training can help prevent mistakenly shooting civilians for the military and law enforcement.