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Can playing board games keep my mind sharp?

Whether you choose Risk, Pictionary, Scrabble or Boggle, board games are associated with a lower risk of developing dementia. They activate strategic, spatial and memory parts of the brain, and require you to socialize, which can help form new neural pathways.

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