- “Smart pills” simply don’t exist (drat)
- Aging can bring (cognitive)decline...
- … and also improvement.
- “Cells that fire together wire together.”
Saturday, January 4, 2014
“4 Essential (and Overlooked) Facts About Your Brain and Your Mind”
I just read another brain-focused Alvaro Fernandez (SharpBrains’ co-founder and Chief Executive Officer) article posted on The Creativity Post that I wanted to share with everybody. You can find it here: http://www.creativitypost.com/science/4_essential_and_overlooked_facts_about_your_brain_and_your_mind#sthash.ztc3o2Eu.dpuf
The four “essential (and overlooked) facts” he writes about are:
Here’s the summary that I like: “our brains and minds are far from set in stone due to genetics or age. Growing evidence suggests beyond a reasonable doubt that what we do at every single day has an impact on brain fitness that very same day and also later in life.”
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