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Touron’s work featured on BBC

Research by Dr. Dayna Touron has been featured on the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) News. The article discusses research on  cognitive health and well-being in older adults. Research by Touron and colleagues has shown that older adults underestimate their memory skills and rely instead on various forms of external support even when these are not needed to be successful, which can be problematic in that it could result in a self-fulfilling prophecy. Access the article here.