At What Age Is the Human Brain Fully Developed?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 3, 2020 3:26:31 PM ET
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While no specific age has been identified as the age at which the human brain is fully mature, the Washington Post relates that many scientists agree that the brain does not reach maturity until at least the mid-20s. Some studies suggest that the brain continues to develop into the early 30s.

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