Brain Stimulation For Cognitive Control

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New research reveals that enhancing cognitive control in the brain using artificial intelligence may help treat mental illnesses. Even when the brain operates normally, there are significant trade-offs, with strengths generally accompanied by deficits. We need to be able to change gears so we don’t get caught in one loop. That’s cognitive control — the ability to guide one’s thoughts and attention. Deep brain stimulation is already used to treat numerous illnesses, and this strategy may leverage the same technology with AI control. Read full article here

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