The ability to rationalize is one characteristic that sets humans apart from the rest of the animal kingdom. It has taken thousands of years of evolution for us to reach this point. Because of this, I would have to say that aside from the heart, the brain is the most important organ in the body. Using your brain is vital to ensure the improvement of your cognition and mental function. Here are 8 things you can do to stimulate your brain.
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Reading is an activity that flexes your brain muscles. You gain new information when you read. You use your memory to recall ideas and word meanings. You brain is also challenged when you try to understand the context of sentences. Trying to retain the things you have read also provides mental stimulation.