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Cholesterol may affect brain functions - Study

Having lost three family members to Alzheimer’s Disease and dementia, I was fascinated by this information from researchers in Berlin.

A study led by researchers at the  635 more words


Report From Two Weeks In

I’m back at the Brain HQ training regimen.  Just like I said in my last post here, I gave myself a 65th birthday present of another month’s subscription to the pay-for exercises.  968 more words

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Neuroplasticity: Past, Present and Future

The Weisman Art Museum in Minneapolis hosts a wonderful temporary exhibit highlighting the medical illustrations of neuroplasticity pioneer Santiago Ramón y Cajal. Titled The Beautiful Brain: The Drawings of Santiago Ramón y Cajal, it will remain open until May 21st, 2017. 40 more words

Brain Fitness

Preview of Things to Come: "Brain Fitness" Research

This morning I sandwiched in a bit of very preliminary background work for my Fall Semester Research Seminar (assuming I get the minimum enrollment!). I’ve been too busy today to see if I’ve got the students! 28 more words

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Mental Fitness at Brain HQ

Fitness is the “it” word these days and for good reason. Productivity, happiness, longer quality life depends on it. Work outs and sports become part of the daily routine. 223 more words

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Free Valentine Dot to Dot Puzzle

Please enjoy this Free Valentine dot to dot.

Click the image to download the PDF. Read the directions. Print off the “easy” or “hard” puzzle. Fill in the To: and From: sections. 85 more words


Bad habits that can hurt your brain - WebMD

I  write often about the benefits the brain gets from exercise and how we should make regular exercise a priority as much for our mental health as physical. 798 more words