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What Do I Get?

Staying Sharp offers inspiring and empowering information and science-based resources to help you understand brain health with activities that fit into your everyday life.



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Brain Health Resources

Learn about the lifestyle behaviors and cognitive functions that impact brain health, including sleep, stress, nutrition, processing speed, sustained attention and memory. AARP members can:

  • Access our NEW exclusive guides. Staying at home can be stressful, and we're here to help you cope. The Brain Health Staycation guide introduces you to the six pillars of brain health with articles, videos and activities designed to help you stay engaged. The guide to Finding Your Calm offers ways to manage stress and sleep better with informative articles, audio meditations, yoga videos and more.
  • Read or listen to articles with tips.
  • Choose from over 150 activities that you can incorporate into your daily routine.
  • Explore recipes that will help nourish your brain.

My Plan

AARP Members can:

  • Explore Staying Sharp to find articles, recipes, activities and Staying Sharp Challenges.
  • Choose what inspires you and add it to My Plan for quick reference.
  • Mark it complete when finished to track your progress.

Brain Health Assessment

AARP Member Price: A one-time purchase of $7 or redeem 9,000 AARP Rewards points.

Purchase the Brain Health Assessment to get personalized recommendations based on your results. You’ll take tests that measure five key brain functions and then answer lifestyle questions to get your results. Purchase the assessment so you can:

  • Get a snapshot of your brain performance and see how your lifestyle supports your brain health.
  • Learn what you can do every day to maintain your brain health.
  • Track your results over time by taking the assessment every 90 days.

Brain Palette™
Use this visual to express with color how you’re feeling about your brain health.

Daily Puzzle
Have fun solving a unique puzzle every day. Anyone can view the puzzle; only members can view the solution.

Play fun games to relax, including memory and word games.

Start exploring Staying Sharp today.