More Robust Information Networks Boost Self-Control As Brains Mature

More Robust Information Networks Boost Self-Control As Brains Mature


Impulsive children become thoughtful adults only after years of improvements to the brain's information highways, a team reports in Current Biology. 8 to 22 found that the ability to control impulses, stay on task and make good decisions increased steadily over that span as the brain remodeled its information pathways to become more efficient.



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