Puzzles are divided into multiple categories, such as traditional jigsaw puzzles, 3-d puzzles, block puzzles, logic puzzles, etc. One of the most popular puzzle categories is word puzzles. Word brainteasers are divided into crosswords, word searches, and code brainteasers.
Benefits of brainteasers
By solving a brainteaser you make your brain work. There are many benefits of doing a word puzzle. For example, you improve your mood as you get satisfied when you complete something. Other positives of doing puzzles are – you reduce the risk of Dementia and Alzheimer’s, you reduce your stress levels, enhance your verbal skills. Also, word brainteasers are great to be solved together with another person. They are great social activities! In addition, you get off your smartphone for some time. Constantly using your smartphone or watching TV is not good for your general health and for your mental health. To solve a word brainteaser you only need a pen or pencil, as you will need to fill letters for crosswords and circle letters when doing name search brainteasers. Some of the word puzzles can be played by up to 4 persons.
Word puzzles are perfect for kids to learn letters and typography. Some of them come with illustrative images to show what each word means. With a puzzle you can occupy your child therefore he doesn’t sit by his smartphone or tablet. Puzzles are not only good for personal use, they can be bought as gifts to others, especially to those who love doing brainteasers of all kinds.
Alternatives to word puzzles
Jigsaw puzzles are a great alternative to word puzzles. They also improve mood, help reduce the risk of dementia and Alzheimer’s and reduce the level of stress. Jigsaw puzzles can also be done by kids to help them learn. You can create a photo jigsaw puzzle with any picture that you want. Traditional jigsaw puzzles are made from cardboard, but you can also make wooden jigsaw puzzles here at PuzzlesPrint.