memory training

Teaching Preschoolers To Think For Themselves


When our children are born we automatically have dreams of them becoming another Einstein, or someone who will make great advances to our world. What can we do to give them a leg up and help them on their way to greatness? We know that genetics plays a part in developing our brains, but there [...]

Teaching Preschoolers To Think For Themselves2016-10-22T09:07:06+00:00

Get Better Sleep For a Better Brain


The National Institutes of Health reports that there could be 50 to 70 million Americans experiencing some form of sleep disorder that could “significantly diminish” health, safety and alertness. The disorder could take the form of too much sleep, too little sleep, sleep apnea, or a poor quality of sleep. The downside is that this [...]

Get Better Sleep For a Better Brain2016-10-22T09:06:58+00:00

Foods That Have A Negative Effect on Your Brain


There are several foods classified as brain foods that enhance your brain performance. They increase the blood flow to the brain and provide nutritional value. On the other side of the spectrum, there are foods that have a negative effect on your brain. Bad food provides little to no nutritional value, and decrease, if not [...]

Foods That Have A Negative Effect on Your Brain2016-10-22T09:07:00+00:00

Do You Believe Rumors You Hear Repeated Over and Over?


We judge things to be true based on how often we hear them. We like familiarity, and repeating a lie often enough makes it familiar to us - the repetition making it fall right in with all of the things our memory tells us are true about the world. Politicians and advertisers are aware of [...]

Do You Believe Rumors You Hear Repeated Over and Over?2016-10-22T09:07:03+00:00

Pictures for Letters


Often times you will need to memorize something that has letters in it. Remember that in order to memorize anything you are going to need a picture for it. So this is how I would turn letters into pictures. Please reference my memory palace page for all the steps in memorizing information A = apple [...]

Pictures for Letters2016-10-22T09:06:58+00:00

Influx of Dopamine Released During Memory Training


A recent study published in the journal Science indicates the caudate region of the brain, located below the neocortex, is the recipient of particularly large amounts of dopamine during working memory training. This research hold up the findings of other studies that have associate working memory training to the release of dopamine to particular areas [...]

Influx of Dopamine Released During Memory Training2016-10-22T09:06:58+00:00

Helping Your Child To Improve Grades


The kids are back in school after summer vacation and you would like them to make a conscious effort to improve their grades. What can a parent do to motivate a child to stop fooling around and buckle down?  One of the most frustrating sentences a parent can hear from a teacher is: “Your child [...]

Helping Your Child To Improve Grades2016-10-22T09:06:53+00:00

Improve Your Memory With These 10 Easy Tips


It takes much less time and energy than you may think to improve your memory. The main key is to use your imagination, focus on what you are trying to accomplish and follow through. Your mind is capable of all sorts of diverse activities. It is constantly on, there is no ‘turn-off’ switch. In just [...]

Improve Your Memory With These 10 Easy Tips2016-10-22T09:06:53+00:00

Mind Gym – Memory Training


Memory speaker, Ron White, would like to share information about a self-help website that offers tips on memory training. There are a few websites online, including this one, that offers practical advice and tips on memory training by allowing anyone to access the information to improve their memory through brain exercises, diet and physical exercise [...]

Mind Gym – Memory Training2016-10-22T09:06:38+00:00

Techniques To Help Build Your Memory


Two-time USA Memory Champion; memory training expert and memory keynote speaker Ron White shares his thoughts on how to improve your memory. Most people have a hard time remembering abstract information, such as a numbers sequence. This is one of the things that separate those with eidetic memory (total recall) from those with great, but [...]

Techniques To Help Build Your Memory2016-10-22T09:06:39+00:00