There may be no hotter topic than brain health and there may be no better expert than physician, psychiatrist and New York Times bestselling author Dr. Daniel Amen.
In his latest book, "Use Your Brain to Change Your Age," he explains that we all have the power to slow or even reverse the aging process.
Dr. Amen says the fountain of youth is right between our ears. Your brain makes the good decisions to keep you healthy and alive for a long time or it makes the bad decisions to die early. Dr. Amen says the power rests with you as to which decisions your brain will make.
He explains how he developed "brain envy" 20 years when he first saw a scan of his own brain and how it started him on the path to make his brain healthy.
Find out some of his best brain healthy habits and how you can slow or reverse the damage you've done to yourself. For example, did you know as your body gets bigger your brain gets smaller? He explains why it's so critical to reverse that trend.
Plus, Dr. Amen talks about recent controversies surrounding unknown additives in foods and our food supply. He offers tips for the best foods for a healthy brain, including which seafood you should avoid.
He also offers a surprising position on the reported health benefits of alcohol like red wine.
To find out more about Dr. Amen's books and research, click here to visit his website.
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