BINGO KEEPS YOU MENTALLY FIT

24 July 2006

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(PRWEB) July 21, 2006 –- Bingo can help keep your brain mentally fit as you age. Studies confirm bingo improves brain function, hand-eye coordination and slows memory loss.

University of Southampton’s Centre for Visual Cognition at the Department of Psychology has been testing bingo players’ mental agility and shown that playing bingo can help keep the brain in shape. Test showed that bingo players showed increased speed and accuracy in a range of activities that measured mental speed, memory and the ability to pick up information from the environment around them. (Source www.bbc.co.uk)

According to the Franklin Institute Online, A cognitive psychologist in England found that when elderly people regularly played bingo, it helped minimize their memory loss and bolster their hand-eye coordination. Bingo seemed to help players of all ages remain mentally sharp. (Source www.fi.edu)

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