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8/14/2015 10:20:00 AM  

Lindsay Gaskins, Marbles CEO on why she fidgets for Inc.com!

Lindsay Gaskins

 

Our brainy and fearless leader, Lindsay Gaskins, recently spoke with Inc. to discuss how she stays sharp throughout the work day. According to new research from NYU, Lindsay is on to something. Check out her spotlight here!

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8/5/2015 9:55:00 AM  

Exercise is Key to Brain Health

Research is popping up everywhere suggesting that one of the healthiest things you can do for the brain is exercise! Aerobic exerise changes your brain on a molecular and behavioral level. Based on a study done at the Department of Exercise Science, working out for just 20 minutes a day has a major impact on boosting information processing and memory centers. To quickly break it down for you, exercise:

 

 

 

 

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8/4/2015 1:54:00 PM  

                                                                                         Top 10 Memory Boosters

"I've a grand memory for forgetting," once said the great Robert Louis Stevenson. But you don't have to fall in the same category as him. Memory is a muscle; the more you work it the stronger it gets. Leave it to us at Marbles to pump (clap) you up! We'll have you at Arnold status in no time.

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8/3/2015 2:41:00 PM  
                                   Memory Boosting BBQ Recipes
Nothing screams "SUMMER!" like a good old-fashioned BBQ with friends and family. The sun is shining, a cool beverage is in your hand, and mouth-watering dishes are on the grill; some of your best memories are those summer night BBQ's. With new research exploring the brain health benefits of certain foods, it's time to keep your brain a priority as you're firing up the grill. Take a look at these BBQ-friendly recipes that taste great on the grill, will satisfy hungry tummies, and gives you brain a memory boost!
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7/28/2015 4:40:00 PM  

The Mystery of the Dirty Mouthed Minion

The brain is a wonderful thing.

And ridiculous.

By now I’m sure you’ve all heard of the Minion Happy Meal Toy scandal. If you’re not, let us get you up to speed.

I'm in trouble!
Don't wash my mouth out with soap!
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7/24/2015 1:35:00 PM  

Your Brain on Sugar

Mmmmm, cookies. We all occasionally get a bit of a sweet tooth and crave a slice of cake, a glass of chocolate milk, that late night bowl of ice cream, etc. Well, it may be time to seriously cut back on your consumption of these goodies as new research is suggesting that the complications of a sugary diet is getting worse than we thought. Not only will your waistline thank you, but your brain will too.


 

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7/24/2015 11:15:00 AM  
Get Moving for a Healthier Brain!


Sun’s out fun’s out! The sun is shining, the birds are chirping, and your body and brain is itching to get outside to enjoy all of nature’s gifts. Recent studies have shown that one of the best ways to prevent cognitive decline is to exercise regularly. Pum
ping blood to our brain hydrates and refreshes every little fold. Moving your body improves your brain,and Vitamin D from Mr. Sun regulates calcium levels, your immune system, and provides antioxidative mechanisms, all of which stimulate brain function.

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5/7/2015 2:29:00 PM  


Marbles: The Brain Store is so incredibly proud to introduce our newest original product, straight from our very own Brain Workshop! Studies now being released suggest that fidget toys enhance cognitive function, focus and retention, and relieve stress, so we decided to hop on the bandwagon and create a product that does just that.

Flingons are X-shaped magnetic wonders that are flingable, slingable, bendable, stackable, and are designed to inspire creativity and put your restless mind at ease. There are a million ways to use your Flingons and our first few customers have come up with a whole heckuva lot of innovative ways to utilize their power! Check out some submissions on Twitter and Instagram with #getyourflingon!

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2/19/2015 2:46:00 PM  

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1/26/2015 4:39:00 PM  
Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and it’s time to spice up the night like you never have before. Sure, chocolates, roses, and jewelry are standard affair, but what about heating up with the night with fired synapses and friendly competition? Make long lasting V-Day memories with head-to-head games made especially for two. And is there anything more intimate than sharing brain waves?   Quoridor: As easy as it is to get lost in your lover’s gaze, why not try getting Read More

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