Weird Brain Exercises that Help You Get Smarter – Using Your non-dominant hand

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Weird Brain Exercises that Help You Get Smarter – Using Your non-dominant hand

It’s mid-week again! How about giving that fully worked brain a brand new experience. Here’s one quirky exercise to sharpen your mind.

Try flipping a book or brushing your teeth with your non-dominant hand.

Research has shown that using the opposite side of your brain (as in this exercise) can result in a rapid and substantial expansion in the parts of the cortex that control and process tactile information from the hand.

Credit: Lawrence C. Katz and Manning Rubin I Photo: sarobi01