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Brain Zapping Improves Math Ability

sciencehabit (1205606) writes | about a year ago

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sciencehabit (1205606) writes "If you are one of the 20% of healthy adults who struggle with basic arithmetic, simple tasks like splitting the dinner bill can be excruciating. Now, a new study suggests that a gentle, painless electrical current applied to the brain can boost math performance for up to 6 months. Researchers don't fully understand how it works, however, and there could be side effects."
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Ghostbusters anyone? (1)

Ignacio (1465) | about a year ago | (#43746681)

"What's 3 plus 2?"
"Uh..."
"WRONG!"
**ZAP**

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