The Anti-Alzheimer's Prescription

The Science-Proven Plan to Start at Any Age

By Fortanasce, Vincent

Publishers Summary:
From a world-renowned neurologist: the first book to feature a scientifically substantiated program for the only treatment for Alzheimer’s: prevention. Alzheimer’s is pandemic among older adults worldwide, and as baby boomers age it promises to be the Great American Epidemic of the twenty-first century. Unlike other books in the category, which focus primarily on caring for an Alzheimer’s patient after diagnosis, The Anti-Alzheimer’s Prescription presents a program to lower your risk by 70%: • Assess your risk factors and determine your “Real Brain Age” • Step One: the Anti-Alzheimer’s Diet, including recipes and a twenty-eight-day menu • Step Two: daily physical exercises for the body and mind • Step Three: daily “neurobics” to build a big brain reserve • Step Four: the importance of stress reduction and quality sleep • Making a diagnosis and the latest medical therapies being developed For the millions of men and women at risk for developing this debilitating illness, The Anti-Alzheimer’s Prescription is a lifesaving breakthrough.

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ISBN
978-1-59240-379-0
Publisher
Gotham


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Reviewed on July 15, 2008

Although Americans are living longer, healthier lives, the number of individuals diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease will increase dramatically as the baby boomers continue to age. The incidence of memory disorders in people in their fifties and sixties is already growing at a troubling rate, according to physician Fortanasce (neurology, Univ. of Southern California). Learning how to control the risk factors for dementia is essential to preventing or delaying the onset of memory disorders, he believes. To that end, he pre...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

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