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The Resource Saving your brain : the revolutionary plan to boost brain power, improve memory, and protect yourself against aging and Alzheimer's, Jeff Victoroff

Saving your brain : the revolutionary plan to boost brain power, improve memory, and protect yourself against aging and Alzheimer's, Jeff Victoroff

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Saving your brain : the revolutionary plan to boost brain power, improve memory, and protect yourself against aging and Alzheimer's
Title
Saving your brain
Title remainder
the revolutionary plan to boost brain power, improve memory, and protect yourself against aging and Alzheimer's
Statement of responsibility
Jeff Victoroff
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • 3. What the future holds for the human brain. Looks at gene therapy, stem cells and offers ten ways to save your brain
  • 2. What can we do about it? Looks at stress, diet, exercise, chemicals, hormones, blood flow, anti-oxidants and botanicals, head injuries, etc
  • Written by a neurologist, contents include:1. What's happening to us? Why brains change
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Victoroff, Jeffrey Ivan
Dewey number
612.82
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Alzheimer's disease
  • Memory disorders
  • Memory
  • Brain
Label
Saving your brain : the revolutionary plan to boost brain power, improve memory, and protect yourself against aging and Alzheimer's, Jeff Victoroff
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy031/2001056732.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [399]-434) and index
Contents
Machine derived contents note: Part I: What's Happening to Us? -- Introduction: Why Brains Change 3 -- 1. Adam's and Eve's Brains 12 -- 2. What and Where Is Memory? 24 -- 3. The Brain's Voyage of Life 31 -- 4. What Is "Alzheimer's, " and Are You Getting It? 46 -- Part II: What Can We Do About It? -- Introduction: Twain's Maxim and Pascal's Bet 63 -- 5. Is Stress Destroying Your Brain? 74 -- 6. Is Your Job Eating Your Brain? 97 -- 7. Can Sex Hormones Keep You Smart? 120 -- 8. Can Non-sex Hormones Keep You Smart? 141 -- 9. Dodging Aluminum May Save Your Brain 163 -- 10. Saving Your Brain's Blood Flow 174 -- 11. Food for Thought: The Brain-Saving Diet 200 -- 12. Good News: Antioxidants Save Your Brain 238 -- 13. Botanicals for the Brain: The Growing Promise -- of Natural Neuroprotection 259 -- -- -- -- 14. Smart Drugs: Utopian Dream or -- Fast-Approaching Reality? 280 -- 15. More Good News: Anti-inflammatories Help -- Save Your Brain 298 -- 16. Saving Your Brain by Saving Your Skull 315 -- 17. Brain Fitness I: Using Your Body to Build Your -- Brain 343 -- 18. Brain Fitness II: Using Your Mind to -- Build Your Brain 364 -- Conclusion: What the Future Holds for the Human Brain 385
Control code
000024956521
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 450 p.
Isbn
9780553379808
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
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Label
Saving your brain : the revolutionary plan to boost brain power, improve memory, and protect yourself against aging and Alzheimer's, Jeff Victoroff
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy031/2001056732.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [399]-434) and index
Contents
Machine derived contents note: Part I: What's Happening to Us? -- Introduction: Why Brains Change 3 -- 1. Adam's and Eve's Brains 12 -- 2. What and Where Is Memory? 24 -- 3. The Brain's Voyage of Life 31 -- 4. What Is "Alzheimer's, " and Are You Getting It? 46 -- Part II: What Can We Do About It? -- Introduction: Twain's Maxim and Pascal's Bet 63 -- 5. Is Stress Destroying Your Brain? 74 -- 6. Is Your Job Eating Your Brain? 97 -- 7. Can Sex Hormones Keep You Smart? 120 -- 8. Can Non-sex Hormones Keep You Smart? 141 -- 9. Dodging Aluminum May Save Your Brain 163 -- 10. Saving Your Brain's Blood Flow 174 -- 11. Food for Thought: The Brain-Saving Diet 200 -- 12. Good News: Antioxidants Save Your Brain 238 -- 13. Botanicals for the Brain: The Growing Promise -- of Natural Neuroprotection 259 -- -- -- -- 14. Smart Drugs: Utopian Dream or -- Fast-Approaching Reality? 280 -- 15. More Good News: Anti-inflammatories Help -- Save Your Brain 298 -- 16. Saving Your Brain by Saving Your Skull 315 -- 17. Brain Fitness I: Using Your Body to Build Your -- Brain 343 -- 18. Brain Fitness II: Using Your Mind to -- Build Your Brain 364 -- Conclusion: What the Future Holds for the Human Brain 385
Control code
000024956521
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 450 p.
Isbn
9780553379808
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.

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