Tag Archives: Brain training

Shopping for Insurance? We’ve Got You Covered

Is my prescription covered? What’s my copay? Choosing a health insurance plan that gets you the most bang for your buck is daunting. For many, medication price and coverage is a crucial decision factor. Meanwhile, drug prices vary under different … Continue reading

News & Updates

Practice Fusion reported it has signed up 122 enterprise clients since the beginning of 2014. Enterprise clients include health systems, hospitals, and independent clinical labs and imaging centers. Kurbo Health, a mobile subscription-based weight loss program, raised $5.8 million in … Continue reading

News & Updates

The Office of National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) unveiled a new content web page for long-term care providers. The web page will provide information about federal health IT initiatives beneficial to providers who do not qualify for EHR … Continue reading

The Role of Digital Brain Health in Supporting Addiction Treatment and Recovery

The brain is both at the epicentre of addiction as well as the core of any effective treatment and recovery. In fact, the neural processes that underpin substance abuse are the very ones that need to be targeted in treatment … Continue reading

What You Gain by Training Your Brain

Short-term mindfulness meditation can physically alter the connections in your brain. And according to the authors of a recent study, these results “…could provide a means for intervention to improve or prevent mental disorders.” Publishing in the journal Proceedings of the National … Continue reading

Focus Your Attention

A recent article in the New York Times describes the “Risky Rise of the Good-Grade Pill.” Teenagers are taking (and in some cases snorting) Adderall, an amphetamine prescribed for the treatment of attention deficit hyperactive disorder (ADHD). To increase their … Continue reading

Stress: Optimize the Good and Manage the Bad

Brain training is a useful complement to corporate wellness programs and can help facilitate a readiness for change. Online games, videos and interactive tools backed by scientific evidence can help employees reduce stress, focus on setting and accomplishing goals and … Continue reading