Wednesday, January 6, 2010

Ways to Keep the Old Brain In Action: Brain Games Plus

Boomers and seniors need to pay particular attention to exercising their brains in order to stimulate it and keep it functioning properly.

Here are ways to do that:

Go on interesting outings. Meet up with friends.

Discuss current events.



Share memories--look at photos together.

Listen to music.

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Diane J Standiford said...

My 102yr old great aunt, with a mind as sharp as a cactus, says playing the card game Euchre (which she and my sharp minded uncle who lived to 98---played DAILY.) and I too swear by it. Constantly changing possibilities, constant conversation and laughs. I play online now that I have no one who knows the game out here in Seattle. Having fun with others is crucial.

Ms. 50something said...

I know nothing about Euchre (how do you pronounce it?) but here is a site that promotes it: