frequently asked questions
We've compiled a handy little list of things that we get asked most often. Don't see the answer to your question below? Please feel free to email us at email@example.com, or call us at 1-877-527-2460.
what is "brain fitness"?
This master organ weighing in at approximately 3 pounds controls all of the systems of the body, giving us the ability to feel emotion, communicate, store memories, have personality, move. In the world of brain health you will often hear the phrase "Use it, or lose it". In order to keep your brain in shape, you have to exercise it to keep it challenged, healthy and sharp. Our goal is to make brain fitness fun, engaging and rewarding for people of all ages. That's why we've handpicked the best and the brightest games, books, puzzles and software programs out there..
do brain games really work?
In a word... absolutely! Thanks to a revolutionary discovery called "neuroplasticity" we now know that you can generate new brain cells, form new connections and improve cognitive function at any age by participating in new and challenging activities. In fact, brain games can help you improve focus and attention, become better at multitasking, enhance mood, diminish the symptoms of diseases like ADHD and even ward off Alzheimer's and dementia. Still not convinced? Check out our research section to see what the experts are saying about brain games and brain health. Trust us. This is mind-bending, industry-changing, brain-revolution-in-the-making stuff. Get ready to be awed.
how do you select your products?
We're unapologetically persnickety about what products make it into our stores. Only the best of the very brainy best make the cut. We handpick every game, book, puzzle and software program that we sell from over 100 different vendors. After we find the most unique and highest quality products out there, they are reviewed by brain health experts, including neurologists, cognitive therapists and scientists to make sure they deliver one heckuva brain workout.
where do i start?
All of our products are organized by the five main brain functions:
• Critical Thinking
• Visual Perception
• Word Skills.
Those are all great places to start. You can also sort products by specific conditions, including ADD/ADHD, Alzheimer's/Dementia and more. Be sure to take a look at the product description and Brain Health Expert Review to find out why we selected each product. Still have questions? Feel free to email us at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 1-877-527-2460 to talk with a BrainCoach.
do you sell anything for kids?
Absolutely! Lots of our products are suitable for kids ages five and up. Start by browsing our products for kids. If you still have questions, feel free to email us at email@example.com, or call 1-877-527-2460 to talk with a BrainCoach during store hours or chat with a coach live.
my dad is 70 years old... do you have anything for him?
Definitely. We have tons of games and books that older adults will enjoy. Snatch It is one of our favorite games that bridges the gap between generations and can be enjoyed by family members of all ages. We also have several brain fitness software programs that were designed for people without prior computer experience, including Posit Science Brain Fitness Program, Insight and Dakim. Check out Qwirkle, an award-winning critical thinking and visual perception skills game with substantial wooden pieces and bright colors that make it perfect for older adults with poor eyesight. If you have additional questions about games for seniors, feel free to email us at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 1-877-527-2460 to talk with a BrainCoach during store hours or chat with a coach live.
do you have anything to help with alzheimer's?
Whether you're caring for a loved one, or have been diagnosed with a memory-related disorder yourself, Marbles is dedicated to helping you in any way we can. You can browse a variety of products that are effective at various stages of these diseases. However, since individual needs may vary, we recommend that you run our product assortment and suggestions by your healthcare provider to ensure you're getting the right products for you. For a more tailored recommendation, please email us at email@example.com or call 1-877-527-2460 to talk with a BrainCoach during store hours or chat with a coach live.
can you prevent alzheimer's disease?
Unfortunately, there is currently not a cure for Alzheimer's disease. However, researchers are learning more about Alzheimer's every day, including ways to treat the disease and delay its onset as well as identifying risk factors that play a role in the likelihood of developing the disease. Your age, family history, genetics and general health may all offer clues about your personal risk.
do you have anything to help with a brain injury?
Yes, we have several products that can be helpful for various issues related to brain injury. Please browse our brain injury product recommendations. However, since each brain injury is unique and every individual has different needs, we recommend that you run our product assortment and suggestions by your health care provider. If you have specific questions, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 1-877-527-2460 to talk with a BrainCoach during store hours or chat with a coach live.
i have a product idea... who can I talk to?
You can send new product ideas to our Brain Workshop by telling us about them here: http://www.marblesthebrainstore.com/genius-ideas
where are your stores located?
To find the store nearest you, check out our Store Locator.
are you going to expand?
Yes! We are continuing to open up new stores across the country. If you have ideas about where we should go next, you can let us know here. Thanks!
are you franchising?
Not right now, but we'd love to hear from you about your interest. Please contact email@example.com with your questions.
are you looking for new team members?
We're always on the lookout for fun, outgoing brainiacs to join our rapidly growing team. Visit our careers page for more info.