Feed Your Brain

Moonwalking with Einstein : the art and science of remembering everything

Joshua Foer.

Nonfiction

The blockbuster phenomenon that charts an amazing journey of the mind while revolutionizing our concept of memory. An instant bestseller that is poised to become a classic, Moonwalking with Einstein recounts Joshua Foer's yearlong quest to improve his memory under the tutelage of top "mental athletes". He draws on cutting-edge research, a surprising cultural history of remembering, and venerable tricks of the mentalist's trade to transform our un...


The playful brain : the surprising science of how puzzles improve your mind

Richard Restak ; with puzzles by Scott Kim.

Health/Fitness, Nonfiction, Science/Technology

You're building up your memory.
You're thinking shaper.
You're creating a healthier brain
This is your brain on puzzles.
It's no secret that puzzles-crossword puzzles, logic puzzles, word puzzles-challenge and entertain us.  But exciting new research suggests that they've become more than just a fun pastime.  Solving different kinds of puzzles can actually help your brain improve itself and-perhaps just as important-ward off mental deterior...






The brain book : development, function, disorder, health

Ken Ashwell ; foreword by Richard Restak.

Science/Technology, Nonfiction

The brain (and mental health) is the most important medical issue of our time. Just two handfuls in size and made of billions of nerve and ganglial cells, the living brain controls our thoughts, movements, behavior and emotions. It is the seat of our consciousness, yet scientists are still discovering how the living brain actually works. The Brain Book combines the latest image technology with easy-to-understand authoritative text. Written by an ...


Big book of brain-building games : fun activities to stimulate the brain--for better group learning, communication, and understanding

Edward Scannell & Carol Burnett.

Science/Technology, Nonfiction, Health/Fitness

Games for better brains! Use the secrets of brain science to improve communication, interpersonal relations, and productivity in any team or group Jump-start any training session, workshop, or retreat with dozens of interactive games that build brain function in fun and engaging ways. The Big Book of Brain-Building Games offers all kinds of stimulating games to help your team improve information retention, camaraderie, and productivity--and requi...


Your creative brain : seven steps to maximize imagination, productivity, and innovation in your life

Shelley Carson.

Health/Fitness, Nonfiction, Science/Technology

Research-based techniques that show everyone how to expand creativity and increase productivity Harvard psychologist Shelley Carson's provocative book, published in partnership with Harvard Health Publications, reveals why creativity isn't something only scientists, investors, artists, writers, and musicians enjoy; in fact, all of us use our creative brains every day at home, work and play.' Each of us has the ability to increase our mental funct...


Brain : the complete mind

Michael Sweeney ; foreword by Richard Restak.

Science/Technology, Nonfiction, Health/Fitness

Did you know that listening to music tunes up your brain? Or that certain foods can help maintain mental fitness? Or that exercise can keep both body and mind in good shape? Delving into the science behind these strategies, Brain goes even deeper to reveal the brain's inner workings. Overseen by distinguished neuropsychiatrist Dr. Richard Restak, Brain is both a practical owner's manual and a complete guide to the brain's development and function...


Your memory : a user's guide

Alan Baddeley.

Science/Technology, Nonfiction, Health/Fitness


The UltraMind solution : fix your broken brain by healing your body first : the simple way to defeat depression, overcome anxiety and sharpen your mind

Mark Hyman ; foreword by Martha Herbert.

Health/Fitness, Science/Technology, Nonfiction

A hidden epidemic races around the globe -- we can't see it or touch it, which makes it so dangerous. The invisible epidemic has led to the suffering of millions who spend billions on drugs, only to find they don't work. This is an epidemic of broken brains. "Broken brains" go by many names -- depression, anxiety, memory loss, brain fog, attention deficit disorder, autism, and dementia, to name a few -- and show up in radically different ways fro...


Brainfit: 10 Minutes a Day for a Sharper Mind and Memory

Corinne Gedimine

Health/Fitness, Nonfiction, Science/Technology

Brainfit is a training program designed to reclaim your brain. In 10 to 15 minutes a day individuals who are beginning to feel the effects of memory loss will see immediate reversal of the mental aging process. The 9 distinct, fast and fun weekly workouts focus on a different aspect of brain fitness. This approach fits the lifestyle of the target market - age and intellect appropriate, fast, entertaining, and results oriented. Features include: W...