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The Resource The myth of Alzheimer's : what you aren't being told about today's most dreaded diagnosis, Peter J. Whitehouse with Daniel George

The myth of Alzheimer's : what you aren't being told about today's most dreaded diagnosis, Peter J. Whitehouse with Daniel George

Label
The myth of Alzheimer's : what you aren't being told about today's most dreaded diagnosis
Title
The myth of Alzheimer's
Title remainder
what you aren't being told about today's most dreaded diagnosis
Statement of responsibility
Peter J. Whitehouse with Daniel George
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Challenges conventional perceptions about Alzheimer's disease to offer readers alternative approaches to memory loss and aging that can be aided through simple nutritional and exercise strategies
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Whitehouse, Peter J
Dewey number
616.8/31
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC523.2
LC item number
.W49 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2008 C-469
  • WT 155
NLM item number
W593m 2008
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1982-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
George, Daniel
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Alzheimer's disease
  • Alzheimer Disease
  • Alzheimer's disease
  • maladie d'Alzheimer
  • Alzheimerkrankheit
  • Alzheimer's disease
Label
The myth of Alzheimer's : what you aren't being told about today's most dreaded diagnosis, Peter J. Whitehouse with Daniel George
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-303) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Author's note -- Preface -- pt. 1. The history of a disease -- Introduction. Revealing the myth of Alzheimer's -- 1. A gateway to the future of old age -- 2. Alzheimer's 101 : taming the scientific story of AD -- 3. The troubling legacy of Dr. Alois Alzheimer and Auguste D. -- 4. The birth of the Alzheimer's empire -- pt. 2. Science and treatment -- 5. Waiting for Godot : Alzheimer's treatments past and present -- 6. A brave new world of genetics and molecular medicine? -- pt. 3. A new model for living with brain aging -- 7. Identifying who needs a prescription for memory loss -- 8. Preparing for a doctor's visit -- 9. A prescription for successful aging across your life span -- Epilogue. Thinking like a mountain : the future of aging -- Acknowledgments -- Appendix -- Notes -- Index -- About the authors
Control code
ocn144598069
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 319 pages
Isbn
9780312368166
Lccn
2007022176
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o144598069
  • (OCoLC)144598069
Label
The myth of Alzheimer's : what you aren't being told about today's most dreaded diagnosis, Peter J. Whitehouse with Daniel George
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-303) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Author's note -- Preface -- pt. 1. The history of a disease -- Introduction. Revealing the myth of Alzheimer's -- 1. A gateway to the future of old age -- 2. Alzheimer's 101 : taming the scientific story of AD -- 3. The troubling legacy of Dr. Alois Alzheimer and Auguste D. -- 4. The birth of the Alzheimer's empire -- pt. 2. Science and treatment -- 5. Waiting for Godot : Alzheimer's treatments past and present -- 6. A brave new world of genetics and molecular medicine? -- pt. 3. A new model for living with brain aging -- 7. Identifying who needs a prescription for memory loss -- 8. Preparing for a doctor's visit -- 9. A prescription for successful aging across your life span -- Epilogue. Thinking like a mountain : the future of aging -- Acknowledgments -- Appendix -- Notes -- Index -- About the authors
Control code
ocn144598069
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 319 pages
Isbn
9780312368166
Lccn
2007022176
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o144598069
  • (OCoLC)144598069

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