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But there is a subclass of struggle that serves a higher function. Call them creative struggles, challenges to our minds to produce answers or solutions where initially it seems we have none. These struggles are a unique means to improving mental functioning.

However, an increasing percentage of the population is willing to trade in such struggle for convenience and ease. It's the latest fad in dumbing down of the general public,…

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 The Value of Struggle, and How You're Letting Technology Diminish It

You can find so much on the Internet. But if you want to increase your brainpower, you may be looking in the wrong place.

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We've all had those days when we just can't seem to concentrate. And while there's no magic pill to bring us back to the height of our cognitive powers, there are some foods that have been shown to improve brain function, protect against age-associated cognitive decline and encourage focus and clarity.

47 Ways to Boost Brainpower Now

To keep that noggin in tip-top shape, we've put together a list of new and creative ways to boost our brainpower, like golfing, mowing the lawn, and munching on pumpkin seeds. Read on for more easy ways to hit genius status pronto.

8 Ways to Improve Your Brain Power

The good news is that there are a number of different ways to improve your brain power, especially if you're willing to do some things consistently over a longer period of time.

Be Brain Fit

Our website is a consumer resource for information about maintaining and improving cognitive and mental health based on the best available scientific research. By educating yourself, you’ll make better health decisions and improve your chances of staying mentally sharp, productive and positive throughout your life.

Your brain is like a muscle - use it or lose it. Exercise your brain - play games, solve puzzles, learn something new once in a while! Build your brain power by doing brain curls - the fun, challenging brain building activities that you'll find right here - every day!


BrainGymmer's brain training program provides your brain the boost it needs to become and stay stronger, so you can feel more mentally fit and perform better at work, study and sport.


CogniFit is the ultimate brain training app. Play different brain games to challenge your mind and train your cognitive skills like you never did before!


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Eidetic uses a technique called spaced repetition to help you memorise anything from important phone numbers to interesting words or facts.


Enjoy brain training created by scientists and game designers.

Personal Zen

Personal Zen is clinically proven to reduce stress by JUST playing a fun game. Built by a team of leading neuroscientists and mobile developers, playing Personal Zen actually retrains your brain to lower stress and anxiety. Just like exercising for physical health, we can exercise our brain for better mental health and wellness!


Cognistat is the #1 choice of neuropsychologists for cognitive screening in the US and Canada.

Montreal Cognitive Assessment MoCA

The Montreal Cognitive Assessment MoCA is a brief cognitive screening tool for Mild Cognitive Impairment.

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