Archive for Cognitive Training

Cognitive Training

We get the question often: what is cognitive training? why are computer-based programs useful? to answer it, here you have some interviews with leading neuroscientists:

- Cognitive Training and ADD/ADHD: Interview with Prof. David Rabiner

- Dr. Elkhonon Goldberg on Cognitive Training and Brain Fitness Programs

- Cognitive Training for Basketball Game-Intelligence: Interview with Prof. Daniel Gopher

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Keep your brain nimble as you age

Keep your brain nimble as you age
MSNBC -May 13, 2007
“If using your computer as a mental gym sounds good to you, www.SharpBrains.com‘s Fernandez suggests asking a few questions first to determine a product’s …”

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All about Brain Fitness

Announcement:  

  • We have just launched a new website section titled Hot Topics for you to be informed on latest Brain Fitness developments. Topics include Memory, Brain Fitness, Brain Teasers, Mental Exercise, Stress Management, Physical Exercise, Nutrition, News, Products, Events, Students, Science, Resources, and more.

Some good posts:

- Nintendo BrainAge, Lumosity, Happy Neuron, MyBrainTrainer…

- Posit Science, Nintendo Brain Training, Dakim…WebMD on Brain Fitness.

We hope to hear from you!

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Alvaro Fernandez launches SharpBrains.com

Alvaro Fernandez launches SharpBrains.com.

McKinsey Alumni News

“Alvaro co-founded the online Brain Fitness Center with neuroscientist Dr. Elkhonon Goldberg, author of “The Executive Brain” and “The Wisdom Paradox,” and long-term advocate of the use of computer-based programs to enhance cognitive and emotional skills.”

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Easy Steps to Improve Your Brain Health Now

Check the blog post Improve Your Brain Health

With tips on

  • Physical Exercise
  • Mental Exercise
  • Good Nutrition
  • Stress Management
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    Mind games may keep your brain in shape

    Mind games may keep your brain in shape
    Auburn Journal, CA 
    Web sites like SharpBrains (http://www.sharpbrains.com) and PositScience (http://www.postitscience.com) offer online brain fitness programs that promise to boost mental

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    article on brain exercise

    Article in the Minneapolis Star Tribune:

    Does brain exercise fight dementia?

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    MindFit and Training the brain

    Clinical study results released on how Memory workouts beat other computer games in study.

    Learn more on MindFit and try 3 Demos.

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    Edge 204, with introduction by Eric Kandel

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    We have moved

    Hello dear readers: after a transition period, we have definitively moved to http://www.sharpbrains.com/blog

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    Please visit us there if you want to keep reading our (close to) daily articles. Please update your feed, and any technorati/ stumbleupon/ del.ic.ious account you may have pointing at this old address. Our new location:
    http://www.sharpbrains.com/blog

    We won’t be posting more articles here.

    We’ll see you there!
    -Caroline & Alvaro

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