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Neuroplasticity, Brain Fitness and Cognitive Health News


Lumos Labs ranked #13 Holder of Pervasive Neurotech Intellectual Property*

lumosity labsLumos Labs produces the popular brain training web and mobile app named Lumosity. With 60 million registered users, Lumosity is the world’s largest cognitive training service. To date, Lumos Labs has raised over $70M in funding, and the company significantly expanded its IP portfolio in 2014 through Read the rest of this entry »

Update: To improve memory and thinking, try the Mediterranean diet with added olive oil and nuts


Time for Sharp­Brains’ May e-newsletter, wrap­ping up this month’s key brain and mind stud­ies, pervasive neu­rotech­nol­ogy news, and brain fit­ness insights.

New research:

New tools:

New report on innovation & IP:


Have a great month of June!

Alzheimer’s disease can be delayed through lifestyle: New, large study joins growing chorus


Hard Evidence We Can Slow Alzheimer’s By Exercising The Body And The Mind (Forbes):

“Alzheimer’s disease is one of the most feared diagnoses among patients…once the disease has been diagnosed, there is nothing modern medicine can do to stop it.

But it can be slowed, and a new study presented Read the rest of this entry »

Update: Can Brain Science Enhance Living?

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Time for our monthly eNewsletter tracking recent news and developments on how the neu­ro­science of cognition and emotions can inform edu­ca­tion and health across the lifespan. Let us try to be as concise as possible, so you can spend as much time as possible con­nect­ing with your Loved Ones instead of with the World Wide Web.

Wishing you a wonderful end of 2011 and a happy and successful 2012!

PS: thirty-nine people have registered since this past Tuesday to participate in the upcoming Online Course: How to Be Your Own Brain Fitness Coach in 2012. Please remember we will only be able to accomodate the first two hundred registrants, so please take a look soon to see if you are interested in joining!

Cognitive Health News Roundup

July is shaping up to be a fascinating month, full of cognitive health research reports and applications. Here you have a roundup, covering food for the brain, cognitive assessments, mental training and DNA, and more.

1) Brain foods: the effects of nutrients on brain function (Nature Neuroscience)

“Brain foods: the effects of nutrients on brain function”, by Fernando Gmez-Pinilla.

Abstract: Read the rest of this entry »

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