Play Chess For Brain Therapy!

Chess Brain

Since my first stroke (I have had 2), I’ve been struggling to get my brain out of a thick fog that I feel every single day. I read daily and subscribe to for their brain puzzles and games. I play crossword puzzles. Yet, I still have that numb, deer-in-headlights sensation. It feels like I just took a serious pummeling with a heavy pillow – and a major league baseball player was holding the pillow. I am not in any pain, but my brain feels like it’s wrapped in heavy cotton.

I’ve recently found an effective and fun brain therapy: The Game of Chess. (more…)