New Patent on Software Games for Depression
August 29, 2018 08:00 ET | Posit Science
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 29, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Posit Science, maker of BrainHQ online brain exercises and assessments, announced that it has been awarded a new patent by the US Patent Office — US...
Review: Growing Consensus that the Right Kinds of Brain Training Work
August 06, 2018 08:00 ET | Posit Science
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A new review article tackles the competing headlines on the efficacy of brain training, looking across the data, and finding a growing consensus that...
Alzheimer’s-related Study: Brain Training Upregulates Acetylcholine
July 24, 2018 08:00 ET | Posit Science
CHICAGO, July 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A small study could have big implications in the battle against age-related cognitive decline and dementia, according to research announced today at the...
Study: Brain Exercise Improves Brain Function in Retirement Community Population
July 16, 2018 08:00 ET | Posit Science
SAN FRANCISCO, July 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A newly published study of older adults residing in assisted living and independent living communities shows significant improvement in brain...
Study: Brain Training Addresses ICU-induced Cognitive Impairment and Delirium
June 26, 2018 08:00 ET | Posit Science
SAN FRANCISCO, June 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In a treatment breakthrough that could lead to a large impact on the speed and cost of recovery following patient stays in intensive care units...
Maria Shriver Launches New Program with BrainHQ to Help Women Make Cognitive Health Part of Their Wellness Routines
June 12, 2018 08:00 ET | Posit Science
SAN FRANCISCO, June 12, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Maria Shriver is an award-winning journalist, a New York Times bestselling author, and one of the world’s leading advocates for women and...
Study Suggests How Brain Exercise Gains Transfer to Daily Life
May 14, 2018 08:00 ET | Posit Science
SAN FRANCISO, May 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Researchers have uncovered a neural mechanism to explain how a particular computerized exercise drives benefits in a closely-related task, and also may...
Novel Brain Training May Change Medical Treatment of Brain Disorders
May 01, 2018 08:00 ET | Posit Science
MINNEAPOLIS, May 01, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Neuroplasticity-based brain training should change the medical treatment of psychiatric disorders, according to a keynote lecture to be delivered...
Bridging the Digital Divide: Brain Training Now Available at Local Libraries
April 09, 2018 07:50 ET | Posit Science
SAN FRANCISCO, April 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As National Libraries Week kicks off, Posit Science announced that BrainHQ, its cloud-based brain exercise and assessment platform, is now available...
How To Improve Brain Health and Abilities As You Age
April 03, 2018 08:00 ET | Posit Science
SAN FRANCISCO, April 03, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- World-renowned neuroscientist Dr. Michael Merzenich will deliver a lecture at the University of Iowa Medical School on sustaining brain health and...