Good WebMD 4‑page article on Brain Fitness programs for seniors. Check Keeping Your Brain Fit for Life:Software companies are offering new programs that promise to keep your brain sharp as you get older.
- “The notion of brain fitness has even invaded popular culture. In April, Nintendo released Brain Age, a Japanese-inspired, handheld video game to help users’ minds stay active. While the game is marketed for all ages, the buyers — now numbering more than 655,000 in the U.S. — have mainly been older people, Nintendo of America spokeswoman Amber McCollom writes in an email.”
- “Players take a nonscientific test that calculates a “brain age” for the purposes of the game. [Read more…] about Posit Science, Nintendo Brain Training, Dakim…WebMD on Brain Fitness.