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The Memory Cure : How to Protect Your Brain Against Memory Loss and Alzheimer's Disease

The Memory Cure : How to Protect Your Brain Against Memory Loss and Alzheimer's Disease
Author: Majid Fotuhi
ISBN 13: 9780071433662
ISBN 10: 7143366
Edition: 1
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
Publication Date: 2004-03-12
Format: Paperback
Pages: 240
List Price: $17.00

A Proven Plan for Protecting Your Memory—At Any Age, At Any Time

You've probably taken steps to protect your finances, your health, and your family. Isn't it time to protect your memories? Science is exploding with new discoveries related to the brain, aging, and memory—discoveries that prove the actions you take today impact your memory for decades to come. Dr. Majid Fotuhi, one of the foremost experts in memory loss and Alzheimer's disease, outlines an action plan to improve mental agility and prevent memory loss. The Memory Cure includes:

  • A dynamic 10 step memory protection plan
  • Encouraging updates in the field of cognitive research
  • The truth behind popular beliefs about memory loss and aging
  • A comprehensive resource section including information about clinical trials

"Dr. Fotuhi is a gifted teacher, and it comes through in his writing. The language is clear; complex theories and scientific findings are presented for the intelligent layperson in an accessible manner."

—Michael Rosenblatt, M.D.

Dean, Tufts University School of Medicine

"Dr. Fotuhi's book...provides a feast of up-to-date, relevant information on the causes and consequences of Alzheimer's disease and related conditions—and, most importantly,

minimizing one's risk of developing them—in a form that is very digestible."

—Jason Brandt, Ph.D., ABPP(CN)

Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Director, Division of Medical Psychology

The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Dr. Majid Fotuhi, M.D., Ph.D. is the head of the Center for Memory and Brain Health at LifeBridge Brain & Spine Institute in Baltimore. Dr. Fotuhi has faculty appointments at Harvard Medical School, Johns Hopkins University and MIT. He received his M.D. (Cum Laude) from the Harvard-MIT division of Health Sciences and Technology in Boston, and his Ph.D. in neuroscience and neurology residency training at Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions in Baltimore. He has published a dozen scientific articles and has received numerous awards for his work in neurobiology, including a prestigious teaching award from the American Academy of Neurology.