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neuroenhancement

Definitions

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  • noun Any of several techniques or systems intended to enhance the ability to think either by use of prosthetics or by use of electrical or chemical stimulation.

Etymologies

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neuro- +‎ enhancement

Examples

  • It's called neuroenhancement and if you want to find someone who's trying it out, just visit a college campus.

    Does Popping Pills Boost Brain Power? Trend Seems To Be Growing

  • The AAN statement goes on to advise neurologists like me to exercise our clinical and ethical judgment to decide whether to prescribe medications for neuroenhancement.

    Smart pills: More focus or hocus-pocus?

  • According to new guidance by the American Academy of Neurology (AAN): Medications currently used for neuroenhancement do not appear to act uniformly to improve executive function or memory across age groups (e.g. elderly/young), populations (high/low IQ), or tasks (novel/repetitive), and in some cases may make cognitive function worse.

    Smart pills: More focus or hocus-pocus?

  • That may explain why the demand for neuroenhancement medication seems to be gaining steam.

    Smart pills: More focus or hocus-pocus?

  • In addition, the risks of the long-term use of off-label medications for neuroenhancement in normal patients without a medical or mental health condition are not known and may not be known for many years.

    Smart pills: More focus or hocus-pocus?

  • That may explain why the demand for neuroenhancement medication seems to be gaining steam.

    Smart pills: More focus or hocus-pocus?

  • The AAN statement goes on to advise neurologists like me to exercise our clinical and ethical judgment to decide whether to prescribe medications for neuroenhancement.

    Smart pills: More focus or hocus-pocus?

  • College campuses have become laboratories for experimentation with neuroenhancement, and Alex was an ingenious experimenter.

    Phawker

  • The experience that neuroenhancement offers is not, for the most part, about opening the doors of perception, or about breaking the bonds of the self, or about experiencing a surge of genius.

    The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan

  • The experience that neuroenhancement offers is not, for the most part, about opening the doors of perception, or about breaking the bonds of the self, or about experiencing a surge of genius.

    The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan

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