Brain test app. Help a study into memory problems
As part of the “Brain Awareness Week ” a new brain test APP has been developed to help Neuroscientists. The information collected will help University College London to better understand how the brain works.
The unique scientific experiment is being used by allowing people to play games on their mobile device. The games test your memory, your impulsiveness, your attention and decision-making.
It’s simple to get involved if you have a mobile device, tablet, laptop or computer. Play by downloading the free brain test app then play the games at your own pace. » Read more
A simple do at home dementia test for detecting early signs of dementia
Encourage a relative or friend to do a do at home dementia test if you suspect they maybe suffering from memory loss. Especially if they are reluctant to go to their GP for a check up. Encouraging them to take a simple do at home dementia test could help them realise they could have a problem.
The tests are simple clock drawing tests and word association tests. They can be used to show an individual that they have a problem with their memory. This can help encourage them to go to see their GP for further investigation. » Read more
Margaret Thatcher film. The Iron Lady wins Bafta
Margaret Thatcher, you either love her or hate her. She was one of the UK’s most controversial Prime Ministers (1979-1990) and the film portraying her life as the iron lady, has won Meryl Streep a Bafta Award for Best actress at the 2012 Bafta Awards.
The British awards ceremony was dominated by the film “The Artist” which won 7 awards. » Read more