If you are reading this, it is likely that you have heard from family and friends that you spend too much time online. Perhaps your significant other has questioned whether you have a life that doesn’t involve keyboard entries and mouse clicks.

If that is the case, then you might want to bookmark this post. It will give you a scientific, witty response to those people. You are not wasting your time and just tapping away at your keyboard. You are in the process of ‘brain training’:

“… you’ll get extra benefits in the form of improved cognitive dexterity and better short-term memory. So says a study presented today at the Society for Neuroscience’s annual meeting in Chicago.”

link: Internet use may help you search and find…a healthier mind

The study does not specify which sites to visit. You’re on your own there.

Catherine Forsythe