Author: DynamicBrain Inc.
Publication: Monthly Newsletter
Published Date: September 19, 2018
We are very grateful that our Brain Fitness classes are now being offered by the Elizabeth Bruyère Hospital in Ottawa, Canada. Currently, there are three classes scheduled starting in late September with more being planned. If you happen to live in Ottawa and you're not yet a regular user of BrainHQ, don't miss this opportunity! Please see the schedules below and feel free to share.
If you wish to train on your own, you may subscribe directly here.
And don't forget to try our Daily Spark to get a little brain workout today!
Brain performance varies with changing seasons
Kind regards,Frieda Fanni
DynamicBrain Inc. is the Canadian partner of Posit Science Corporation providing brain fitness program BrainHQ in English and French.
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