Harvard-trained Neurologist Dr. Richard Isaacson answers the most common patient and caregiver questions on the treatment and prevention of Alzheimer’s disease (AD). He shares his cutting edge, comprehensive approach in the fight against AD, the greatest public health crisis today.
This groundbreaking book has been written especially for patients, caregivers, family members, and allied healthcare professionals. Dr. Isaacson writes in easy to understand terms and easy to read (larger-type) print to help educate and inform those confronting AD. He outlines his comprehensive and scientifically-based approach that includes a comprehenisve 9-week diet and nutrition plan, with examples of what to eat, what not to eat, and a food terminology guide to help read and understand nutrition labels.
He discusses the available medications, supplements, vitamins, and medical foods, as well as the proven non-drug approaches that have been shown to help in treatment and prevention. This book is a resource to empower families to understand the latest in AD. Remember: Knowledge is Power – Get informed, Get Educated. The fight against AD is a battle we must win. Sample Chapters: “What are the best strategies for treating and preventing AD?” “Where can I turn to for help and should I get a second opinion?” “I have a family member with Alzheimer’s and am concerned about developing AD. What strategies do you suggest for prevention?”