Friday, October 17, 2008

Surfing the Internet Boosts Aging Brains - Well Blog - NYTimes.com

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Many people search the Internet for health information. Now new research suggests that the simple act of Googling may be good for your brain health.

Scientists at the University of California, Los Angeles, have shown that searching the Internet triggers key centers in the brain that control decision-making and complex reasoning. The findings, to be published in the upcoming issue of The American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, suggest that searching the Web helps to stimulate and may even improve brain function.

Surfing the Internet Boosts Aging Brains - Well Blog - NYTimes.com

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