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  Train your brain: How to keep your mind young
May 9th, 2019
  ¿Sabías que el cere­bro nos puede curar?
May 1st, 2019
  Los libros de más ven­di­dos (Del 11 al 17 de mar­zo)
March 19th, 2019
  The Habits That Improve Your Mem­o­ry Best, Accord­ing to Sci­ence
Decem­ber 20, 2017
  ‘Game-chang­ing’ Sur­rey-born tech­nol­o­gy tests brain vital signs
Decem­ber 14, 2017
  Touch­Points Solu­tion wins Brain­no­va­tions Pitch Con­test
Decem­ber 11, 2017
  Con­grat­u­la­tions to Brain­no­va­tions Win­ners: Neu­raMetrix, AUG­MEN­Tx, Sapi­en Labs, and The Touch­point Solu­tion
Decem­ber 11, 2017
  Firms Race to Find New Ways to Scan Brain Health
Decem­ber 6, 2017
  Sharp­Brains Announces new Brain­no­va­tions Pitch Con­test and ‘Sharp Tank’ to pro­mote Brain Health & Enhance­ment in the Dig­i­tal Age
Octo­ber 8, 2017
Entre­na tu mente con un acer­ti­jo: ¿cuál es el número que fal­ta?
Sep­tem­ber 25, 2017
solve Four Ways to Upgrade Brain Health in the Dig­i­tal Age
June 27, 2017
bloomberg businesweek Neu­ro­feed­back Could Fight Depression–or Just Emp­ty Your Wal­let
May 18, 2017
fortune This Is Your Brain on Busi­ness
May 2, 2017
wef logo Five rea­sons the future of brain enhance­ment is dig­i­tal, per­va­sive and (hope­ful­ly) bright
May 1, 2017
forbes magazine Is Your iPhone Real­ly Fry­ing Your Brain? Five Things You Need To Know
Jan­u­ary 11, 2017
newsweek japan “Train the brain” is a kind of mind­ful­ness
Octo­ber 28, 2016
the newyork times For Effec­tive Brain Fit­ness, Do More Than Play Sim­ple Games
July 8, 2016
20 Must-Know Facts To Har­ness Neu­ro­plas­tic­i­ty And Improve Brain Health
June 21, 2016
newsweek japan Cof­fee, alco­hol, smok­ing, obe­si­ty … Which is bad for the brain?
Novem­ber 12, 2015
forbes magazine Pra­ca zawodowa chroni mózg!
July 8, 2015
cctv-america-logo Vir­tu­al real­i­ty star­tups take users to anoth­er dimen­sion
May 8, 2015
bbc-blocks-dark Surge in US ‘brain-read­ing’ patents
May 7, 2015
reuters logo Brain tech­nol­o­gy patents soar as com­pa­nies get inside peo­ple’s heads
May 6, 2015
To Suc­ceed at School, Chil­dren With ADHD Need Both Med­ica­tion and Non-Med­ica­tion Treat­ments
April 6, 2015
logo-sinc Este emprende­dor de la neu­ro­cien­cia quiere entre­nar tu cere­bro
April 4, 2015
Dormir la sies­ta te hace mejor pro­fe­sion­al
Octo­ber 17, 2014
Anthro­Tron­ix Receives FDA Clear­ance for Brain Health Assess­ment Tool
Octo­ber 16, 2014
Do brain games work?
Octo­ber 9, 2014
Are the promis­es of ‘brain game’ gains too good to be true?
Sep­tem­ber 21, 2014
Brain games that could pay off in retire­ment
June 19, 2014
larry king now Lar­ry King inter­views Alvaro Fer­nan­dez on Brain Fit­ness
May 9, 2014
EFE Diez hábitos clave para el cere­bro de toda madre
May 9, 2014
lavanguardia Álvaro Fer­nán­dez Ibáñez: “Cor­rien­do creamos más neu­ronas que andan­do”
March 20, 2014
sez-logo Diez cosas que prob­a­ble­mente no sabías sobre el cere­bro
March 14, 2014
EL-Confidencial Diez mitos sobre el cere­bro, desmon­ta­dos
March 13, 2014
EL-Tiempo-Latino La impor­tan­cia de entre­nar el cere­bro
March 13, 2014
el-economista Diez claves para man­ten­er el cere­bro en ple­na for­ma
March 3, 2014
eplogo440x57 Lo que uno hace, pien­sa o siente deter­mi­na la super­viven­cia de las neu­ronas del cere­bro, según exper­tos
Feb­ru­ary 28, 2014
El Universal Inves­ti­gadores ase­gu­ran que podemos “esculpir” nue­stro cere­bro
Feb­ru­ary 27, 2014
EFE Esculpir el cere­bro, mucho más allá de un sueño de Ramón y Cajal
Feb­ru­ary 27, 2014
Telemundo Esculpir el cere­bro, mucho más allá de un sueño de Ramón y Cajal
Feb­ru­ary 26, 2014
crain chicago business logo Brain-fit­ness indus­try caters to wor­ried boomers
Feb­ru­ary 17, 2014
berlin-morgen-post Berlin­er Start-ups bieten Fit­ness für das Gehirn
Feb­ru­ary 5, 2014
digital health news at pr web Brain Train­ing and Cog­ni­tive Assess­ment Mar­ket Sur­passed $1.3 Bil­lion In 2013
Jan­u­ary 23, 2014
entrepreneur-logo A Chain of Brain-Fit­ness Stores Gets Big-Time Fund­ing
Decem­ber 23, 2013
Small Brain-Train­ing Game Mak­er Get­ting Big­ger
Novem­ber 5, 2013
TheHuffingtonPost 7 Ways to Opti­mize Your Brain
Novem­ber 5, 2013
calgary herald Growth of brain fit­ness indus­try prompts cre­ation of new online mem­o­ry check­up
August 18, 2013
cognitive training at the economist Cog­ni­tive train­ing may be a mon­ey spin­ner despite sci­en­tists’ doubts
August 10, 2013
protect your brain article at cnn money 5 ways to pro­tect your brain, and boost your career
August 8, 2013
the new yorker Men­tal­ly Fit — Works out at the brain gym
July 29, 2013
boston globe Cre­at­ing a gym for the mind
July 15, 2013
brain fitness news at nbc latino 8 tips to keep your mind sharp from Renowned “brain fit­ness” expert
June 20, 2013
digital health news at pr web Dig­i­tal Health Fund­ing, Sen­sors, DNA, Big Data, and Reim­burse­ment Hot Top­ics at Liv­ing in Dig­i­tal Times’ Dig­i­tal Health Sum­mer Sum­mit
June 17, 2013
digital health Inter­view with Alvaro Fer­nan­dez, CEO, Sharp­Brains
June 14, 2013
Brain fit­ness can include play­ing train­ing games on com­put­ers
June 1, 2013
scientific-american-logo Review of The Sharp­Brains Guide to Brain Fit­ness
May 28, 2013
brain health predictions New Book Out­lines 5 Con­di­tions for Brain Train­ing to Work
May 22, 2013
kirkus_500x95 Kirkus Review of The Sharp­Brains Guide to Brain Fit­ness
May 21, 2013
brian article at the huffington post Could Stress Actu­al­ly Be Dam­ag­ing Your Brain? 6 Tips to Build Resilience
May 20, 2013
brain health article Alvaro Fer­nan­dez: Founder of Sharp­Brains talks about brain health
May 20, 2013
sharpbrain at am network Q&A: Sharp­Brains’ Alvaro Fer­nan­dez on exer­cis­ing your brain
May 7, 2013
brain health predictions New Sharp­Brains Book Offers Ground­break­ing Guid­ance to Help Con­sumers Improve Brain Health
April 30, 2013
cnn accion social ¿El recur­so nat­ur­al más impre­sio­n­ante? El cere­bro humano
April 29, 2013
strength training article Strength Train­ing For Your Brain
April 28, 2013
white house brain initiative White House BRAIN Ini­tia­tive is a nice start, but it’s too small and timid
April 22, 2013
brain games highlights Sharp­Brains Data and Brain Games High­light Brain Aware­ness Week
March 12, 2013
brain fitness article on pe hub Will a Big IPO Make Investors Take Brain Fit­ness More Seri­ous­ly?
March 12, 2013
personal neuro devices apps Per­son­al Neu­ro Devices mak­ing smart­phone apps that read your mind
March 1, 2013
sharp brains article at Is the Inter­net Good or Bad for Your Brain?
Feb­ru­ary 11, 2013
Retool­ing Brain Care With Low-Cost, Data-Dri­ven Tech­nolo­gies
Jan­u­ary 25, 2013
Is Brain Health the Next Big Thing?
Jan­u­ary 23, 2013
brain health predictions 10 Pre­dic­tions on How Dig­i­tal Plat­forms Will Trans­form Brain Health in 2013
Jan­u­ary 15, 2013
10 Pre­dic­tions on How Dig­i­tal Plat­forms Will Trans­form Brain Health in 2013
Jan­u­ary 15, 2013
Dig­i­tal “Brain Health” Mar­ket Pre­dict­ed to Boom
Decem­ber 9, 2012
Brain Resource Again Rec­og­nized As Leader in Brain Train­ing — Ana­lyst Blog
Decem­ber 6, 2012
Brain health tech­nol­o­gy mar­ket to exceed $1B by year’s end
Decem­ber 5, 2012
The Dig­i­tal Brain Health Mar­ket to Reach $1 Bil­lion by end of 2012 Accord­ing to New Sharp­Brains Report
Decem­ber 4, 2012
The Extreme­ly Per­son­al Com­put­er: The Dig­i­tal Future of Men­tal Health
Octo­ber 3, 2012
Sep­tem­ber 17th, 2012
From Anti-Alzheimer’s ‘Mag­ic Bul­lets’ to True Brain Health
June 15, 2012
190 Sharp Brains Issue a Call to Enhance Brain Health Through Neu­ro­plas­tic­i­ty, Big Data and Con­sumer Edu­ca­tion
June 15, 2012
Stud­ies Dis­pute Ben­e­fits of Brain Train­ing
June 13, 2012
Mind-Con­trolled Videogames Become Real­i­ty
May 29, 2012
World Eco­nom­ic Forum Announces Young Glob­al Lead­ers for 2012
March 5, 2012
Brain gyms that work out mind and body gain in pop­u­lar­i­ty
Octo­ber 2nd, 2011
Mak­er of cog­ni­tive train­ing game seeks FDA approval
Sep­tem­ber 26, 2011
Is ‘Brain Train­ing’ Worth Your Cash?
July 21, 2011
Lumos­i­ty gets $32.5 mil­lion in ven­ture fund­ing?
June 16, 2011
Mem­o­ry train­ing improves intel­li­gence in some chil­dren, report says?
June 13, 2011
Retail­er banks on brain fit­ness to expand stores
March 1, 2011
BostonGlobe_logo Com­put­er brain train­ing games have nar­row effect, study finds
April 26, 2010
Study Finds Men­tal Exer­cise Offers Brain Lim­it­ed Ben­e­fits
April 21, 2010
Brain games don’t make you smarter, study finds
April 20, 2010
BusinessWire Sharp­Brains Launch­es First Brain Fit­ness Inno­va­tion Awards to Rec­og­nize Neu­ro­plas­tic­i­ty Pio­neers
March 31, 2010
bulletinlogo_v2 Move Over, Sudoku?
Jan­u­ary 29, 2010
Brain-fit­ness games can sharp­en men­tal mus­cles for all ages
Decem­ber 16th, 2009
Bay­crest to exer­cise boomers’ brains
Decem­ber 3rd, 2009
braini games for mental acuity More doc­tor’s pre­scrip­tions may include brain games to improve men­tal acu­ity
June 14th, 2009
Soft­ware Designed to Make Old­er Dri­vers Sharp­er
June 8th, 2009
Soft­ware Designed to Make Old­er Dri­vers Sharp­er
June 8th, 2009
Brain Fitness workplace Brain-fit­ness games join work­place arse­nals
May 13th, 2009
Mental Health and brain gyms The Lat­est in Men­tal Health: Work­ing Out at the ‘Brain Gym’
March 31, 2009
brain games baby boomers Brain Games
Feb­ru­ary 8, 2009
brain games seniors Seniors use brain train­ing soft­ware to sharp­en their minds
Feb­ru­ary 8, 2009
brain games training The 15 Clear­est Ben­e­fits of Gam­ing
Feb­ru­ary 6, 2009
Smart to learn new tricks Brain Fit­ness Class­es Keep Seniors Men­tal­ly And Social­ly Active
Jan­u­ary 27, 2009
cognitive health games As Amer­i­ca ages, fit­ness cen­ters evolve to include head health
Jan­u­ary 11, 2009
Brain gyms “Brain gyms” a new indus­try
Jan­u­ary 6, 2009
Boom times for brain training games Boom times for brain train­ing games
Decem­ber 11, 2008
BusinessWire Top 10 Cog­ni­tive Fit­ness Events of 2008 to be Unveiled
Decem­ber 2, 2008
Mind Spa brain Mind Spa offers work­out for the brain
Novem­ber 19, 2008
Brain games Can Every­one Be An Ein­stein?
Novem­ber 16, 2008
CRM magazine The Boomer Boom
Novem­ber 1, 2008
Brain fitness long-term care Nav­i­gat­ing the brain fit­ness land­scape: do’s and don’ts
Octo­ber 21, 2008
Train your Brain Train Your Brain
Sep­tem­ber 16, 2008
Brain fitness long-term care An idea whose time has (final­ly) come
Sep­tem­ber 10, 2008
BusinessWire The Amer­i­can Seniors Hous­ing Asso­ci­a­tion and Sharp­Brains Offer Guid­ance
Sep­tem­ber 8, 2008
Smart to learn new tricks Is It Real­ly Smart to Teach Old Brains New Tricks?
August 12, 2008
Venture Capital Journal Invest­ing in Mind Games
August 2008
Aging Well Sharp­en­ing the Aging Brain
Sum­mer 2008
Military Officer Men­tal Floss
August 2008
Aging boomers fuel brain explosion Aging boomers fuel “brain fit­ness” explo­sion
June 18, 2008
La Razon- El gimnasio va al cerebro El cere­bro va al gim­na­sio
May 11, 2008
180px-nytimes_hq.jpg Exer­cise Your Brain, or Else You’ll … Uh …
May 3, 2008
wired_logo.gif For­get Brain Age : Researchers Devel­op Soft­ware That Makes You Smarter
April 28, 2008
Preventing Memory Loss Pre­vent­ing Mem­o­ry Loss
April 2008
bloomberg.gif Demen­tia-Dread­ing Baby Boomers Spur Race to Invent Brain Games
April 4, 2008
reuters.gif Brain fit­ness seen as hot indus­try of the future
March 12, 2008
BusinessWire First Brain Fit­ness Mar­ket Report Says Rev­enues Grew From…
March 11, 2008
Prevention Intervention: Memory Makeovers, Prevention, March 2008 Pre­ven­tion Inter­ven­tion: Mem­o­ry Makeovers
March 2008
Innovation: Your Brain Needs Just as Much Exercise as Your Body by Donna Fuscaldo, FOXBusiness, January 18, 2008 Inno­va­tion: Your Brain Needs Just as Much Exer­cise as Your Body
Don­na Fus­cal­do
Jan­u­ary 18, 2008
Six Ways to Stop Memory Loss by Temma Ehrenfeld, Newsweek, January 17, 2008 Six Ways to Stop Mem­o­ry Loss
Tem­ma Ehren­feld
Jan­u­ary 17, 2008
Sharpen Your Brain to Improve Performance, Lower Stress by Nicholas Genes, MD, PhD, Medscape, January 15, 2008 Sharp­en Your Brain to Improve Per­for­mance, Low­er Stress
Nicholas Genes, MD, PhD
Jan­u­ary 15, 2008
Brain Training: How It Works bySharon Begley, Newsweek, November 17, 2007 Brain Train­ing: How It Works
Sharon Beg­ley
Novem­ber 17, 2007
Thank Boomers for Buffing Up Brain Market by Sonia Arrison, TechNewsWorld, November 2, 2007 Thank Boomers for Buff­ing Up Brain Mar­ket
Sonia Arri­son
Novem­ber 2, 2007
Like a StairMaster for the brain by Melissa Healy, Los Angeles Times, October 15, 2007 Like a Stair­Mas­ter for the brain
Melis­sa Healy
Octo­ber 15, 2007
Alvaro and Lisa's Brain Vacation by Dave Bunnell, ELDR, October, 2007 Alvaro and Lisa’s Brain Vaca­tion
Dave Bun­nell
Octo­ber 2007
Cross-Training Your Brain to Maintain Its Strength by Leslie Walker, The Washington Post, September 12, 2007 Cross-Train­ing Your Brain to Main­tain Its Strength
Leslie Walk­er
Sep­tem­ber 12, 2007
Game makers find new clientele: seniors by Mike Himowitz, The Baltimore Sun, August 28, 2007 Game Mak­ers Find New Clien­tele: Seniors
Mike Himowitz
August 28, 2007
Beating forgetfulness and boosting the brain by Kristen Gerencher, MarketWatch, July 25, 2007 Beat­ing For­get­ful­ness and Boost­ing the Brain
Kris­ten Gerencher
July 25, 2007
Resources for the Greater Good, Greater Good, Summer 2007 Resources for the Greater Good
Sum­mer 2007
Ten Important Truths About Aging by Elkhonon Goldberg and Alvaro Fernandez, The Complete Lawyer, Volume 3, Number 4 Ten Impor­tant Truths About Aging
Elkhonon Gold­berg and Alvaro Fer­nan­dez
Vol­ume 3, Num­ber 4
Featured Website, Scientific American Mind, June/July 2007 Fea­tured Web­site
June/July 2007
New Mental Exercises, Games Can Keep Aging Minds Fit by Susan Felt, The Arizona Republic, June 26, 2007 New Men­tal Exer­cis­es, Games Can Keep Aging Minds Fit
Susan Felt
June 26, 2007
SharpBrains Announces Ten-Point Brain Fitness Checklist, SharpBrains Press Release, May 16, 2007 Sharp­Brains Announces Ten-Point Brain Fit­ness Check­list
Sharp­Brains Press Release
May 16, 2007
Keep Your Brain Nimble as You Age by Allison Van Dusen, MSNBC, May 13, 2007 Keep Your Brain Nim­ble as You Age
Alli­son Van Dusen
May 13, 2007
Alvaro Fernandez launches, McKinsey News , April 20, 2007 Alvaro Fer­nan­dez launch­es
McK­in­sey News
April 20, 2007
Is your brain ready for the challenge? by Richard Seven, The Seattle Times, April 20, 2007 Is your brain ready for the chal­lenge?
Richard Sev­en
April 20, 2007
How Sharp Are Your Brains? Take the Test on CBS13, March 12, 2007 How Sharp Are Your Brains? Take the Test
March 12, 2007
Mind Games: Seniors Bulk Up Their Brain Power by Judith Graham, Orlando Sentinel, March 11, 2007 Mind Games: Seniors Bulk Up Their Brain Pow­er
Judith Gra­ham
March 11, 2007
Secreto para triunfar en los exámenes by Lucero Amador, La Opinión, February 27, 2007 Secre­to para tri­un­far en los exmenes
Lucero Amador
Feb­ru­ary 27, 2007
Club Business for Entrepeneurs, December 20, 2006 Are You Sure Your Mem­bers are Work­ing Out ALL Their Mus­cles?
Dr. Elkhonon Gold­berg & Alvaro Fer­nan­dez
IHRSA: Club Busi­ness for Entre­pre­neurs
Decem­ber 20, 2006
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