Month: March 2011

Secrets For Making Your Brain Work Better

Recently while sitting in a physician’s waiting room, I picked up an issue of Newsweek magazine.  The cover story was an article written by Sharon Begley about the things we can do to make our brains work better.  The article covered the gamut of subjects like what vitamins, foods, drugs and mental exercises might possibly…

Having Goals And Pursuing Them Is The Key To A Longer Life

In 1921, Lewis Terman, a psychologist at Stanford University began a long-term study of 1,528 twelve year old American children.  The goal of this project was to study their lives and habits until they died.  Recently, Howard Friedman, a Distinguished Professor of Psychology at the University of California Riverside and Leslie Martin, Professor of Psychology…