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"Brain Teaser Games May Slow Aging Mind" livescience.com/29246-brain-games-slow-mental-decline.html?cmpid=514645
"Challenging yourself with a brain-teasing game for just two hours a week may help slow the degree of mental decay associated with the natural aging process, a new study finds."

"A Randomized Controlled Trial of Cognitive Training Using a Visual Speed of Processing Intervention in Middle Aged and Older Adults"
plosone.org/article/info:doi/10.1371/journal.pone.0061624
"Age-related cognitive decline is common and may lead to substantial difficulties and disabilities in everyday life. We hypothesized that 10 hours of visual speed of processing training would prevent age-related declines and potentially improve cognitive processing speed."

"Online brain-training: does it really work?"
guardian.co.uk/science/2013/apr/21/brain-training-online-neuroscience-elizabeth-day
"Websites that claim to increase concentration, verbal reasoning and memory have become big business, despite research that challenges their effectiveness."

"Q&A: New evidence shows brain-training games don't work"
smartplanet.com/blog/thinking-tech/q-a-new-evidence-shows-brain-training-games-dont-work/11758
"The desire to improve our cognitive ability through brain-training games has turned into what is said to be a trillion-dollar industry."

"Do Brain Games Work?"
popsci.com/science/article/2013-04/do-brain-games-work
"A few new studies, including one meta-analysis, suggest brain games don't make you any better at anything but playing brain games."

"Putting brain training to the test"
nature.com/nature/journal/v465/n7299/full/nature09042.html
"'Brain training', or the goal of improved cognitive function through the regular use of computerized tests, is a multimillion-pound industry1, yet in our view scientific evidence to support its efficacy is lacking."

"Working memory training does not improve intelligence in healthy young adults"
sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0160289612000839
"Jaeggi and her colleagues claimed that they were able to improve fluid intelligence by training working memory."


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