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Think Like a Younger Brain to Reduce the Cognitive Consequences of Ageing

News   Jul 23, 2018 | Original Story from the Society for Neuroscience

 
Increased Frontal Brain Activity with Age Indicates Reduced Brain Efficiency

Increased frontal brain activity in healthy older adults reflects reduced efficiency rather than a way to maintain cognitive function, finds a study of two human samples published in JNeurosci. The findings contradict a leading theory in the neuroscience of aging. Morcom et al., JNeurosci (2018)

 
 
 

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