Author Archives: Mark Ashton Smith, Ph.D.

Research Ethics For Computerized Cognitive Training Interventions

Stanford Center for Longevity and the Max Planck Institute for Human Development, in Berlin, released “A Consensus on the Brain-Training Industry From the Scientific Community,” (2013) a statement objecting “to the claim that brain games offer consumers a scientifically grounded avenue to reduce or reverse cognitive decline.” 70 psychology, neuroscience, and gerontology professors in the […]

Fasting, Exercise and Mental Effort for Improved Health, Immunity and Brain Function

Fasting, Exercise and Mental Effort for Improved Health, Immunity and Brain Function.