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American Mensa wants you to stay smart this year

  • Jan 5, 2016

Resolve to exercise your mind in 2016

ARLINGTON, TEXAS (Jan. 1, 2016) — American Mensa, the high-IQ organization, is encouraging the public to make a resolution for a healthier brain. “Cognitive well-being improves our lives, and it becomes even more crucial as we age,” said American Mensa’s Supervisory Psychologist, Dr. Frank Lawlis.

American Mensa is offering its Online Mensa Practice Test for just $1 in the month of January. Visit americanmensa.org/mht to get yours today. This test is a great way to exercise your brain and is designed to give you a preview of what it is like to take the official Mensa qualifying test. The test is regularly priced at $18.

Here are some additional tips to help keep your brain fit:

  1. Learn a new skill. Learn to speak a new language or play a musical instrument.
  2. Play a game. Pick one that requires strategy, such as chess or bridge.
  3. Practice yoga. It helps sharpen your memory and improves focus.

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American Mensa is an organization open to anyone who scores in the top 2 percent on any accepted, standardized intelligence test. Mensa has more than 56,000 members in the United States and more than 110,000 members globally. For more information about Mensa, visit americanmensa.org, or call (800) 66-MENSA.