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The Alzheimer's Answer: Reduce Your Risk and Keep Your Brain Healthy
A front-line researcher offers cutting-edge advice on preventing and slowing the progress of Alzheimer'sDrawing on the most up-to-date information available on the disease as well as experiences from his clinical practice, Dr. Marwan Sabbagh, a leading expert in Alzheimer's research, translates the current ideas driving Alzheimer's treatment into practical information you ...more
Hardcover, 320 pages
Published February 1st 2008 by Wiley
(first published January 1st 2008)
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The Alzheimer's Answer is a very readable summary of the current state of knowledge about the disease of Alzheimer's as well as an exploration of what is known about preventive measures. The first half of the book focuses largely on the biology of the disease, while the second half looks at aspects of diet, exercise, and supplementation that may play a role in preventing Alzheimer's (the author is quite candid about the limited prospects for ever really seeing a cure). While I have come across m ...more
excellent book. This man is so smart. I have heard him speak several times, and it always makes me glad that he is one of the people working to find an answer to this difficult subject. I will be recommending to my "younger" friends that they start doing the things he suggests. And, best yet, the book is very easy to read.