Dimensions: 368 Pages, 6.3 × 9.45 × 1.18 in
Published: April 3, 2013
Publisher: Crown Publishing Group
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0307463605
ISBN - 13: 9780307463609
About the Book
From the "New York Times"-bestselling author of "Change Your Brain, Change Your Life," one of the world's leading experts on how the brain works, comes a practical, prescriptive step-by-step program that reveals ho to boost one's brain in order to lose weight and keep it off for a lifetime.
From the Publisher
A breakthrough, easy-to-follow brain-based program to lose
weight and keep it off-for the rest of your life-from the
bestselling author of Change Your Brain, Change Your Body,
Magnificent Mind at Any Age, and Change Your Brain,
Change Your Life
Have you tried diet after diet without success? Want to know the
two major secrets why most diets don't work?
The #1 secret is that most weight problems occur between your ears,
not in your stomach. If you want a better body the first place
to always start is by having a better brain.
Secret #2 is that there isn't just one brain pattern associated
with being overweight; there are at least five patterns. Giving
everyone the same diet plan will make some people better, and a lot
of people worse. Finding the right plan for your individual
brain type is the key to lasting weight loss.
In The Amen Solution bestselling author and brain expert
Dr. Daniel Amen shares his one-of-a-kind brain-based program that
helps you lose weight, improve your memory, and boost your mood at
the same time. This is the same program offered at the
world-renowned Amen Clinics that has already helped thousands of
people lose the love handles and muffin tops. Based on the most
up-to-date research, Dr. Amen shows you how to
• Determine your individual brain type so you can find the plan
that will work for you
• Say goodbye to emotional overeating to shed pounds
• Curb your cravings and boost willpower
• Improve your brainpower, memory, and mood
• Make small lifestyle changes that have a huge impact on weight
• Prepare easy, delicious brain-healthy meals
Packed with insight, motivation, and everything you need to get
started right away, The Amen Solution will help you lose
unwanted weight and teach you the strategies to keep it off for a
About the Author
DANIEL G. AMEN, M.D., is a clinical neuroscientist, psychiatrist,
and brain imaging expert who heads the world-renowned Amen Clinics.
He is a Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric
Association and part of the clinical faculty in the Department of
Psychiatry at the University of California, Irvine School of
Medicine. He has published twenty-four books, 40 professional
articles, and a number of audio and video programs. His books
include Preventing Alzheimer's, Healing Anxiety and
Depression, Healing the Hardware of the Soul,
Healing ADD, Making a Good Brain Great, The
Brain in Love, and the New York Times bestsellers
Change Your Brain, Change Your Life, Magnificent Mind
at Any Age, and Change Your Brain, Change Your Body.
He is an internationally recognized keynote speaker and the star of
several very popular public television specials.
“If weight loss was easy, then simply eating less and exercising would always work. The Amen Solution tells you it’s a lot more complex because of the role of the brain. You need a plan. Daniel Amen provides a proven pathway based on changing your brain chemistry to not only to easily lose weight, but keep it off for a lifetime.” —Barry Sears, Ph.D. author of The Zone “Buy this book. What do you have to lose? Maybe 30 pounds! This book is simple, easy to follow, and will make you smarter and better looking in a bathing suit at the same time. I highly recommend it.” —Bill Cosby “The Amen Solution demystifies getting thin and makes it easy. A must read for anyone interested in losing weight and keeping it off.” —Dharma Singh Khalsa, author of Food as Medicine “Dr. Amen pulls it all together, combining the best scientifically based information with years of clinical experience, and his own original research. You’ll discover how you can create your own individualized program to become thinner, smarter and happier , and stay that way!” —Hyla Cass M.D. author of 8 Weeks to Vibrant Health “Powerful, practical, and solution-oriented…a must read for anyone interested in the connection between brain and body health. It is also a book that can be read by adolescents and in school-based programs. I highly recommend it.” —Michael Gur