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9:27 AM | February 14, 2013
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According to CogMed, one of the larger providers of computerised working memory training, the benefits of such training is "comprehensive" and includes "being able to stay focused, resist distractions, plan activities, complete tasks, and follow and contribute to complex discussions." Similar claims are made by other providers such as Jungle Memory and Cognifit, which is endorsed by neuroscientist Susan Greenfield. Working memory describes our ability to hold relevant information in mind for […]

Melby-Lervåg M & Hulme C (2013). Is working memory training effective? A meta-analytic review., Developmental psychology, 49 (2) 270-91. PMID:

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