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2014-03-20 12:32:07

OXNARD, Calif., March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Multisensory Fitness Inc. announces a risk-free trial of SMART Play Pods. The free 30-day evaluation includes a wireless technology SMART Play Pod system with six completely portable targets for easy set up on the go. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140320/LA87081 Designed for early childhood education and child care programs, SMART Play Pods combine the fun and feedback of interactive technology with active group play and multisensory...

Cognitive Performance In Older Adults Improved With Nutritional Supplement
2014-02-07 12:24:26

University of South Florida NT-020, a proprietary supplement including blueberries and green tea, improved cognitive processing speed in clinical trial participants without impaired memory Declines in the underlying brain skills needed to think, remember and learn are normal in aging. In fact, this cognitive decline is a fact of life for most older Americans. Therapies to improve the cognitive health of older adults are critically important for lessening declines in mental...

2014-01-17 23:05:05

RnRMarketResearch.com adds “Cognitive Assessment and Training Market [Dementia Screening; Clinical Trials, Classroom Learning, Brain Training, Cognitive Abilities Test (CogAT, CAT), Concussion Management, Academic Research] Worldwide Market Forecasts and Analysis (2013-2018)” to its store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) January 17, 2014 In this report, cognitive assessment and training is defined as solution that is able to monitor, assess, train, or enhance cognitive functions. These...

2014-01-15 23:28:51

Company president Jonathan Weisman shares his best cognitive enhancement tips to help increase memory and improve overall brain function. Houston, TX (PRWEB) January 15, 2014 More than 5 million Americans are currently living with Alzheimer’s disease, and about 1 in 3 seniors will die with Alzheimer’s or another dementia, according to Alz.org (source). These jaw-dropping figures have shocked many Americans into looking for ways to improve their brain function and, hopefully, help...

Older Adults See Long-Lasting Cognitive Benefits From Brain Training
2014-01-13 10:57:10

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new study from a team of American researchers has found that older adults can experience decade-long cognitive benefits from as few as ten mental training sessions. The study, which was published on Monday in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, also found that additional ‘booster’ sessions could further increase participants’ gains in reasoning ability and speed for processing information. "Showing that training...

Do Brain Training Games Work
2014-01-02 14:28:29

[ Watch the Video: Brain Training - Does It Really Work? ] Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Apps for 'brain training' claim to use games or tasks as a way of enhancing cognitive abilities. However, a new study the Journal of Neuroscience suggests that these games may only improve a person’s capacity to perform the specific training task and lack evidence that this skill translates to other cognitive abilities. Study researchers looked specifically at a brain...

2013-12-13 23:28:40

The new “ways to prevent dementia” article on the site Healthreviewcenter.com covers signs of memory loss and ways to prevent dementia effectively. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) December 13, 2013 The new “ways to prevent dementia” article on the website Healthreviewcenter.com delivers 12 warning signs of dementia and 5 ways to prevent dementia that help people understand clearly different aspects of Alzheimer’s and dementia disease. This article is actually suitable for those people who...

2013-12-10 23:32:27

The organization supports mental challenges to enhance cognitive reserve, activate new brain cells and improve connections amongst brain cells. “Dementia Express”, a new book written by a practicing award winning physician, uses brain training exercises to sharpen the brain. Rock Hill, South Carolina (PRWEB) December 10, 2013 Exercising the brain is as important as exercising the body. Challenges to the brain are beneficial, the only side-effect is increased neurons and better...

2013-11-29 23:01:31

Techniques and strategies for improving cognition are revealed by Nick Madge in his latest interview with the 7 Speed Reading™ and eReflect blog editor. The techniques of "accelerated learning" and "brainwave entertainment" are also discussed in this informative post. New York City, NY (PRWEB) November 30, 2013 Nick Madge is the brain behind infiniteminds.info, which offers a series of handpicked tools and other resources for unlocking the brain’s full potential...

2013-11-12 09:11:43

Analysis of 1,300 students who trained with Lumosity showed greater improvement in a battery of cognitive assessments Lumosity, the online cognitive training and neuroscience research company, is presenting today at the annual 2013 Society for Neuroscience meeting on the effects of cognitive training in the academic setting. Study results found that students who trained with Lumosity improved more on a battery of online cognitive assessments compared to students who kept to a standard...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.