Games to galvanise the brain

BRAINYAPP has been developed by Alzheimer’s Australia and Bupa as a fun and interactive guide to decreasing the risk of developing dementia.

When using BrainyApp for the first time, users are prompted to complete a survey which gives an initial ‘brain health’ score. This score is drawn from questions on past history of hypertension, hypercholesterolaemia and diabetes; smoking, alcohol intake, exercise and diet and the degree to which the brain is exercised on a day to day basis by learning new hobbies, socialising