The brain and illusions
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What can illusions teach us about the brain?
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Scientists discover brain's anti-distraction system

Scientists discover brain's anti-distraction system | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it
(Medical Xpress)—Two Simon Fraser University psychologists have made a brain-related discovery that could revolutionize doctors' perception and treatment of attention-deficit disorders.
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This has interesting implications for schools, teachers and parents with children that have ADHD.

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New insights into understanding brain performance

New insights into understanding brain performance | The brain and illusions | Scoop.it
The study, by Dr Rob Hester from the Department of Psychological Sciences and colleagues at the Queensland Brain Institute, investigated how the brain monitors ongoing behaviour for performance errors – specifically failures of impulse control.
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