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Dec 10, 2013 0
As awareness of ADHD in adults increases, so do efforts to develop effective treatments for adults that can complement, or substitute for, medication. One promising treatment is mindfulness meditation training. Read the rest of this entry »
Dec 9, 2013 0
Talk by Alvaro Fernandez at New York Public Library, presenting The SharpBrains Guide to Brain Fitness: How to Optimize Brain Health and Performance at Any Age (284 pages; 2013). Read the rest of this entry »
Dec 6, 2013 0
Heads up: Alvaro Fernandez will be giving a talk next Saturday, December 14th, at Bronx Library Center, based on the upcoming book Cómo invertir en su cerebro that we’ll be releasing in February 2014. If you speak Spanish, or simply want to provide your brain with some extra cognitive stimulation, please drop by! Read the rest of this entry »
Dec 5, 2013 0
Are the two orange circles of the same size? One way to understand more about the brain is to look at how we can trick it, that is, to look at how the brain reacts to teasers and visual illusions.
Here are 10 visual illusions to combine fun and learning about the visual system. We know you know there is a trick since these are illusions… but don’t try to be smarter than your brain: Just enjoyed being surprised!
To go beyond the illusions, read about what happens in your brain while you experience them. Read the rest of this entry »
Dec 4, 2013 0
We are proud to see the excellent Amazon.com customer reviews of our latest book, The SharpBrains Guide to Brain Fitness: How to Optimize Brain Health and Performance at Any Age (284 pages; April 2013). Our most sincere thanks to every reader and reviewer!
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