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 When was the last time you played Hangman? When it comes to good word puzzle games, it’s hard to top.  It can be adapted for puzzlers of all ages and can be used in a variety of settings.  It’s also a great game for the brain because it really gets you thinking.     History of Hangman According to Tony Auguard’s Oxford Guide Read more…

Panic attacks affect many people,  and can be extremely debilitating for your brain health.  However, we have some good news.  Research has discovered that the humble puzzle can be helpful in keeping them at bay. An article published on Science Today at the University of California says that the best way to combat panic attacks is to work on “brain-sharpening Read more…

Just as some people can’t function without their coffee in the morning, there are some people who wouldn’t think to start their day without doing the crossword puzzle. For some it’s habit, for some it’s a challenge, and for all of them, it’s one possible step toward warding off dementia. For many years, doctors believed that Alzheimer’s and dementia were Read more…

Business today is fast paced, as we all know.  It is centred around computer screens, telephones and electronic communication.  Workers need good brain health  so they can keep up with everything.  Numbers, passwords, names, locations, log in details and much more all jostle for room in our poor brains. For many of us it can be difficult to keep up.  Read more…