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Brain Health

Nothing is more important to health aging than brain health. Fortunately, there is plenty that we can do to keep our minds sharp. From brain foods to exercise, we can help you to give your brain the love it deserves.

Keep Your Brain Buzzing with these Free Brain Games for Seniors
4 weeks ago

Keep Your Brain Buzzing with these Free Brain Games for Seniors

Today, I want to talk about the importance of brain games for seniors. But, first, a little context. The last time I had to fill in a medical form, it asked me “How many hours a week do you exercise?” I had to laugh. Hours? Surely you jest!

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Does Learning a Musical Instrument Maintain Brain Health?
2 months ago

Does Learning a Musical Instrument Maintain Brain Health?

Learning to play a musical instrument is something that many of us have considered doing at some point. As well as being fun and providing a great sense of achievement, there are many health benefits of playing an instrument…
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5 Practical Memory Tips for Older Adults
2 months ago

5 Practical Memory Tips for Older Adults

Where did I leave my keys? What did I come here to buy? What’s her name?

As we go through life, we need to remember many things. Though this may seem harder as we grow older, it isn’t necessarily so. Read More

Want to Keep Your Brain Healthy After 60? This Psychiatrist Has Some Tips
2 months ago

Want to Keep Your Brain Healthy After 60? This Psychiatrist Has Some Tips

Have you ever wondered how you can keep your brain healthy? Psychiatrist and author John Ratey shares amazing information about the power exercise has over the brain. Enjoy the show! Read More

Forget Brain Games! 14 Ways Reading and Writing Can Give Your Aging Brain a Boost!
3 months ago

Forget Brain Games! 14 Ways Reading and Writing Can Give Your Aging Brain a Boost!

Reading is a passion we can take into our old age and not worry about our performance! After all, it’s not a game we’re playing… we’re just keeping our brains functioning at optimum level. Let’s be clear…
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7 Things We Can Do To Protect and Enhance the Aging Brain
4 months ago

7 Things We Can Do To Protect and Enhance the Aging Brain

When you concentrate on what you’re thankful for instead of what bothers you, you’re decentering. If things aren’t going well, Dr. Medina advises, simply write down three things that make you grateful…
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3 Ways Movement Can Optimize Your Brain Health After 60
6 months ago

3 Ways Movement Can Optimize Your Brain Health After 60

In recent years, research continues to find a strong connection between mobility and decline in brain health. It’s been long established that exercise and movement help promote mental health…
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The Basics of Protecting Our Brain from Dementia
6 months ago

The Basics of Protecting Our Brain from Dementia

There is a common myth that once someone is diagnosed with dementia, well, it’s very much a death sentence, perhaps a tortuously long-time coming…
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How to Combine Cognitive Function and Exercise to Improve Your Brain Power
7 months ago

How to Combine Cognitive Function and Exercise to Improve Your Brain Power

Exercise is good for the heart, bones, and muscles. Did you know it’s also good for the brain? Recent studies present exercise as a key player in preserving brain function as we age. Fit body…
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How to Keep Your Brain Sharp as a Senior Woman in Bloom
8 months ago

How to Keep Your Brain Sharp as a Senior Woman in Bloom

Regardless of age, we all have ‘senior’ moments. Sometimes we forget things, like where we put our keys, what we were just talking about or even where we put an item that we were just holding. While it might be funny when we’re younger, the older we get, the more we worry that it might signal early signs of dementia…
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