Memory-Boosting Match Game

This simple game helps to strengthen the front and back of the brain, which work together to improve memory capacity.

Memory-Boosting Match Game

A great way to keep your memory strong is matching games. This simple game helps to strengthen the front and back of the brain, which work together to improve our memory capacity. The best part: ­It's fun for the whole family.

Each of these cards has Dr. Oz's face on it, but each card is a little different. Print and cut out each picture and match them together as quickly as you can. Take 1 to 2 minutes each day and see how far you get. Simple as that!


You can play this game with your family at dinner, in your car or by yourself. Have something fun to try with your family tonight.

 Match Game Front

Print the full version of the front.

Match Game Back

Print the full version of the back.

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