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HEALTH STUDY - Are brain training games effective?

PLay online games to help researchers determine the effectiveness of brain training programs.

‘Brain training’ games are games that have been designed to improve cognitive function through regular use of computerised tests. They make up a multimillion-dollar industry, but do they really work and for whom?

A team of Curtin University researchers is seeking participants to test exactly this and all you have to do is play online games for around 30 minutes, 3 times a week, and be aged 8 years and up!

At the end of the 6 weeks of training, you can find out just how much you have improved. So, what are you waiting for?

Register for the study and see how much you can do to train your brain!

For more details on how you can be involved, please visit www.braintraining.net.au