Virtual Reality Testing for Brain Fitness- ABC news, Tampa Bay

Virtual Reality Testing for Brain Fitness- ABC news, Tampa Bay

Updated: 4:36 PM, May 12, 2016 CLEARWATER, Fla. (Ivanhoe Newswire) – About 17 million people sustain a traumatic brain injury every year. It can be caused by a bump, blow or jolt. But the brain can also suffer when it’s

Brain training can help older adults stay sharp for years

Brain training can help older adults stay sharp for years

A brief course of brain exercises helped older adults hold on to improvements in reasoning skills and processing speed for 10 years after the course ended, according to results from the largest study ever done on cognitive training. Older adults who

Physical Fitness Associated with Brain Health

Physical Fitness Associated with Brain Health

Like muscles of the body, the brain is prone to decline, and atrophies as we age. White matter is the tissue through which messages pass between different areas of the brain. As white matter tracts break down, it becomes more