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Teaching People To Control Their Brainwaves Can Boost Their Attention, Too

News   Dec 05, 2019 | Original story from MIT

 
Teaching People To Control Their Brainwaves Can Boost Their Attention, Too

MIT neuroscientists have shown that people can enhance their attention by using neurofeedback to decrease alpha waves in one side of the parietal cortex. Credit: Yasaman Baghezadeh

 
 
 

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