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Internet may improve brain function

October 28, 2008 6:53:51 AM PDT
The Internet may not only be changing the way we live, it could also alter the way our brains work.A neuroscientist at UCLA says that surfing the Web improves brain function.

In a study of 24 adults, he found that experienced Internet users had higher activity in areas of the brain that control decision making and complex reasoning, and almost double when compared to Internet beginners.

The doctor argues that tech-savvy people will have the edge in future generations.


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