100 Simple Things You Can Do To Prevent Alzheimer's And Age-related Memory Loss

Paperback | January 6, 2012

byJean Carper

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Most people think there is little or nothing you can do to avoid Alzheimer's. But scientists know this is no longer true. In fact, prominent researchers now say that our best and perhaps only hope of defeating Alzheimer's is topreventit.

After best-selling author Jean Carper discovered that she had the major susceptibility gene for Alzheimer's, she was determined to find all the latest scientific evidence on how to escape it. She discovered 100 surprisingly simple scientifically tested ways to radically cut the odds of Alzheimer's, memory decline, and other forms of dementia. Did you know that vitamin B 12 helps keep your brain from shrinking? Apple juice mimics a common Alzheimer's drug? Surfing the internet strengthens aging brain cells? Exercise is like Miracle-Gro for your brain? Even a few preventive actions could dramatically change your future.100 Simple Things You Can Do to Prevent Alzheimer'swill change the way you look at Alzheimer's and provide exciting new answers from the frontiers of brain research to help keep you and your family free of this heartbreaking disease.

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Most people think there is little or nothing you can do to avoid Alzheimer's. But scientists know this is no longer true. In fact, prominent researchers now say that our best and perhaps only hope of defeating Alzheimer's is topreventit.After best-selling author Jean Carper discovered that she had the major susceptibility gene for Alzh...

Jean Carper is an award-winning medical journalist and the author of 23 books, including theNew York TimesbestsellersFood-Your Miracle Medicine,Stop Aging Now!,andMiracle Cures. She is a contributing editor toUSA Weekend Magazine, and wrote the magazine's "Eat Smart" column for 14 years. She lives in Washington, D.C., and Florida.

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:336 pages, 8.25 × 5.5 × 0.88 inPublished:January 6, 2012Publisher:Little, Brown And CompanyLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0316086843

ISBN - 13:9780316086844

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"A refreshingly positive view of Alzheimer's disease and what you can do to reduce your risk."-Suzanne Tyas, PhD, Associate Professor of Health Studies and Gerontology and of Psychology, University of Waterloo