Time for SharpBrains’ July 2014 e-newsletter, featuring a wealth of thought-provoking insights, science reports…and this fun brain teaser to determine your stress level.
Finally, you may also want to try this teaser to test your cognitive biases.
Enjoy, and have a great month of August!
The SharpBrains Team
Time for SharpBrains’ June 2014 e-newsletter, featuring a wealth of insights, science reports, upcoming events, and fun brain teasers.
First of all, let us highlight what may well become the research finding of the year. As you can read in Mental stimulation over genetics: How to hold off Alzheimer’s Disease 8+ Years, “For APOE4 carriers with high lifetime intellectual enrichment, the onset of cognitive impairment was approximately 8.7 years later compared with low lifetime intellectual enrichment.”
Shouldn’t accumulating findings like this inform human capital and health policies across the whole lifespan, and also how all of us lead our lives, harnessing neuroplasticity the right way to maximize mental performance at any age and to delay decline and disease?
That’s all for today. Have a great summer!
Surgeon general says brain health ‘new frontier’ (ARNEWS):
“Brain health is the “new frontier” in science said Lt. Gen. Patricia D. Horoho as she kicked off a two-day consortium on the topic. Tapping into the full potential of the brain can Read the rest of this entry »
Heads-up: the special promotion to buy The SharpBrains Guide to Brain Fitness: How to Optimize Brain Health and Performance at Any Age (284 pages; April 2013) at a discount (up to 40% off, depending on country and format) expires next Sunday, December 29th. We hope you will enjoy reading the book and then joining the online book discussions in January! Click Here to learn more.
By: Alvaro Fernandez
Time for SharpBrains’ December 2013 e-newsletter, featuring a variety of resources, brain teasers and articles. Enjoy the reading…and Happy Holidays!
Research and industry news:
Please remember that we are hosting a number of webchats in January to discuss your impressions and questions about The SharpBrains Guide to Brain Fitness: How to Optimize Brain Health and Performance at Any Age (284 pages; 2013), so we hope you can spend some time reading the book over the holidays, and perhaps even discuss it with friends and relatives.
We wish you Happy Holidays and a Prosperous 2014!