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Non-invasive technique could enhance language learning ability in people

1 month ago   |   By News Medical

New research by neuroscientists at the University of Pittsburgh and University of California San Francisco revealed that a simple, earbud-like device developed at UCSF that imperceptibly stimulates a key nerve leading to the brain could significantly improve the wearer's ability to learn the sounds of a new language.
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Nerve Stimulation Boosts Language Learning Skills

Nerve Stimulation Boosts Language Learning Skills

1 month ago   |   By Medindia Health

Non-invasive technique called transcutaneous vagus nerve stimulation using an earbud-like device can enhance complex cognitive skill like language learning in healthy people. The stimulator is placed in the outer ear and activates the vagus nerve electrical pulses to stimulate one of the nerve's nearby branches.
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