Stay Sharp

September 16, 2010

A Sept. 17 story in USA Weekend described potential ways to prevent Alzheimer’s disease and cited a UCLA study finding that older adults with little Internet experience were able to trigger key centers in the brain that control decision-making and complex reasoning after just one week of surfing the Web. Dr. Gary Small, Parlow-Solomon Professor on Aging, a professor of psychiatry with the Semel Institute and director of the UCLA Center on Aging, was quoted.