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Defeating dementia : what you can do to prevent Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia / Richard Furman, MD, FACS.

Furman, Richard, (author.).
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  • 5 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greenwood PL - Greenwood 616.831 FUR (Text) 36626103950754 2nd Floor New Adult Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library 616.831 FURMAN (Text) 37500004492936 Nonfiction Available -
Morgan Co PL - Morgantown Branch 616.831 FUR (Text) 78551000536180 Non-Fiction Available -
Shelby Co PL - Shelbyville Main Library 616.8 FUR (Text) 78731000496389 Adult Nonfiction Available -
 Funding source: DePrez Fund [ mm 2018-03-08 @ SHLBY-SHE ]
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial 616.831 FURMAN (Text) 33946003340481 New Books . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780800728045
  • ISBN: 0800728041
  • Physical Description: 298 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Grand Rapids, Michigan : Revell, a division of Baker Publishing Group, [2018]

Content descriptions

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Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note:
Part 1: Understanding demential -- What is dementia? -- The stages of Alzheimer's -- The brain, imagery, and testing -- Part 2: The aging process and the health of your arteries -- The importance of protecting your arteries -- Midlife and Alzheimer's -- Part 3: The risk factors for developing Alzheimer's -- Your course determines your destination -- Risk factor 1: High cholesterol -- Risk factor 2: A sedentary lifestyle -- Risk factor 3: Excess weight -- Risk factor 4: High blood pressure -- Risk factor 5: Diabetes -- Part 4: Lifestyle choices for defeating dementia -- The lifestyle habits we control -- Defeating dementia lifestyle 1: A healthy diet -- Defeating dementia lifestyle 2: Ideal weight -- Defeating dementia lifestyle 3: Exercise -- Bonus lifestyle choices: defeating dementia by staying mentally and socially active -- The last leaf -- Epilogue.
Summary, etc.:
Drawing from the latest medical research, Dr. Richard Furman helps readers understand dementia and Alzheimer's and shows them how to make lifestyle changes that can reduce the likelihood of developing these diseases.
Subject: Dementia > Prevention.
Lifestyles.
HEALTH & FITNESS / Diseases / Alzheimer's & Dementia.
HEALTH & FITNESS / Healthy Living.
SELF-HELP / Personal Growth / Memory Improvement.
Dementia.

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