By: Alvaro Fernandez
Este Mayo se celebra el Mes de la Salud Mental a nivel internacional, y desde SharpBrains queremos contribuir a la concienciación y educación acerca de estos temas.
Desde hoy y hasta el 31 de Mayo, la versión kindle del libro Cómo invertir en su cerebro: Una guía SharpBrains para mejorar su mente y su vida estará disponible con un descuento del 80%.
Esperamos que sea de ayuda!
Descripción: ¿Sabía usted que hoy se crearán varios miles de neuronas nuevas en su cerebro? ¿Y que lo que haga, piense y sienta hoy determinará la supervivencia de esas nuevas neuronas, Read the rest of this entry »
By: Greater Good Magazine
West Point cadets endure a grueling level of physical exertion, emotional challenge, and social abuse. The standards for completing the training are high, as is the dropout rate.
According to psychologist Angela Duckworth, who has studied these cadets, what sets the graduates apart from those who don’t complete the training Read the rest of this entry »
Yoga better than crosswords for preventing pre-Alzheimer’s memory loss (The Telegraph):
“Historically and anecdotally, yoga has been thought to be beneficial in ageing well, but this is the scientific demonstration of that benefit…We’re converting historical wisdom into the high level of evidence required for doctors to recommend therapy to their patients. Read the rest of this entry »
Telehealth Sees Success in Therapy (MHealth Intelligence):
“Telehealth-based therapy programs for stroke survivors have helped increase cognitive and language skills and enabled patients to receive therapy five times more often, according to one company. Read the rest of this entry »
Akili Labs recruits for ADHD trial with ambitions of FDA clearance for digital medicine (MedCity News)
“Akili Labs has kicked off open enrollment for a clinical trial of its Project EVO video game platform in a quest to secure for 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for its lead indication Read the rest of this entry »
Quick reminder: SharpBrains’ IP Analyst Nikhil Sriraman will moderate a fascinating session —Validated NeuroWellness: A New Frontier– at the Experiential Technology and NeuroGaming Conference, May 17-18th (see promo code below, if you want to register).
Panel description: Wellness digital technology products that claim to improve our cognitive and emotional health, Read the rest of this entry »
By: Caroline Latham
In this image, do you see something other than black and white? Does it matter if you look directly at one of the black blocks, vs. at one of the intersections?
While there are really only black blocks and white spaces in the grid, the high contrast black and white areas fool the eyes into perceiving a gray circle at each intersection. The illusion results from Read the rest of this entry »