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The End of Alzheimer's - The First Programme to Prevent and Reverse the Cognitive Decline of Dementia (Paperback): Dale E.... The End of Alzheimer's - The First Programme to Prevent and Reverse the Cognitive Decline of Dementia (Paperback)
Dale E. Bredesen 1
R320 R256 Discovery Miles 2 560 Save R64 (20%) Within 4 - 8 working days

The first proven plan to reverse Alzheimer's Disease. In The End of Alzheimer's Dr Dale Bredesen offers real hope to anyone looking to prevent and even reverse Alzheimer's Disease and the cognitive decline of dementia. Revealing that AD is not one condition but in fact three, he outlines 36 metabolic factors, including micronutrients, hormone levels and sleep, which together can trigger downsizing in the brain. Dr Bredesen then outlines a proven, step-by-step protocol to rebalance these factors, which patients can follow with the help of a healthcare professional (note: blood tests are required in order to tailor individual plans). There are also general lifestyle and dietary changes all readers can adopt to improve cognitive health. - Rewrites the science of Alzheimer's Disease - Proven step-by-step advice to follow with your doctor - Offers real hope to patients, carers and health professionals - The first major breakthrough to stop Alzheimer's in its tracks Survival rates in many life-threatening conditions, such as cancer, have been steadily improving for years. But until now nobody had ever survived Alzheimer's Disease. The results, however, of Dr Bredesen's protocol are impressive: of the first ten patients on the protocol, nine displayed significant improvement within three to six months; since then the protocol has yielded similar results with hundreds more. Dr Bredesen is also focusing on training UK healthcare professionals in his protocol with a further 200 professionals set to receive training this coming spring.

The End of Alzheimer's - The First Program to Prevent and Reverse Cognitive Decline (Hardcover): Dale Bredesen The End of Alzheimer's - The First Program to Prevent and Reverse Cognitive Decline (Hardcover)
Dale Bredesen
R488 R367 Discovery Miles 3 670 Save R121 (25%) Within 7 - 11 working days
The End of Alzheimer's - The First Program to Prevent and Reverse Cognitive Decline (Large print, Hardcover, Large type /... The End of Alzheimer's - The First Program to Prevent and Reverse Cognitive Decline (Large print, Hardcover, Large type / large print edition)
Dale E. Bredesen
R607 Discovery Miles 6 070 Within 7 - 11 working days
The End of Memory - A natural history of aging and Alzheimer's (Paperback): Jay Ingram The End of Memory - A natural history of aging and Alzheimer's (Paperback)
Jay Ingram 1
R320 R256 Discovery Miles 2 560 Save R64 (20%) Within 4 - 8 working days

It has been called `the plague of the 21st century' for its dramatic increase in numbers and the challenge it poses to health care. There are no effective treatments, merely a few drugs that promise only short-lived results. For centuries, those afflicted by Alzheimer's disease have been robbed of their memories and ability to think clearly; while families have watched their loved ones disappear day by day. In The End of Memory, award-winning author Jay Ingram charts the history of the disease, explaining the fascinating science behind it, recounting the efforts to understand and combat it, and introduces us to the passionate researchers who are working to find a cure. This is an important book for the millions of people around the world who are affected by Alzheimer's, as well as those who are intrigued by both the ageing process and the brain, and wish to understand them better.

Alzheimer's Dementia; Blocking the Inflammatory Response Will Halt Alzheimer's Disease - A New Approach to Ending the... Alzheimer's Dementia; Blocking the Inflammatory Response Will Halt Alzheimer's Disease - A New Approach to Ending the Alzheimer's Disease Epidemic (Paperback)
Samuel Ameyaw
R246 Discovery Miles 2 460 Within 7 - 15 working days
The End of Alzheimer's - The First Program to Prevent and Reverse Cognitive Decline (Standard format, CD): Dale Bredesen The End of Alzheimer's - The First Program to Prevent and Reverse Cognitive Decline (Standard format, CD)
Dale Bredesen; Read by Marc Cashman
R683 R482 Discovery Miles 4 820 Save R201 (29%) Within 7 - 15 working days
Summary - The End of Alzheimer's: The First Program to Prevent and Reverse Cognitive Decline (Paperback): Onehour Reads Summary - The End of Alzheimer's: The First Program to Prevent and Reverse Cognitive Decline (Paperback)
Onehour Reads
R157 Discovery Miles 1 570 Within 7 - 15 working days
End of Alzheimer's Diet Cookbook - Recipes to Help in Reversing Cognitive Impairment and Alzheimer's Disease.... End of Alzheimer's Diet Cookbook - Recipes to Help in Reversing Cognitive Impairment and Alzheimer's Disease. (Paperback)
Dave Miller
R174 Discovery Miles 1 740 Within 7 - 15 working days
At the End of the Day - Early Onset Alzheimer's Essays (Paperback): L. S. Fisher At the End of the Day - Early Onset Alzheimer's Essays (Paperback)
L. S. Fisher
R180 Discovery Miles 1 800 Within 7 - 15 working days
The End of Alzheimer's? - A Differential Diagnosis Toward a Cure. (Paperback): Thomas J Lewis Ph D The End of Alzheimer's? - A Differential Diagnosis Toward a Cure. (Paperback)
Thomas J Lewis Ph D; As told to Clement L Trempe M D
R460 Discovery Miles 4 600 Within 7 - 15 working days
Love and Devotion - This Is the Story of One Man's Love and Devotion to His Wife, from the Day of Their Marriage, to the... Love and Devotion - This Is the Story of One Man's Love and Devotion to His Wife, from the Day of Their Marriage, to the Day She Passed Away in His Arms, Ending Her Journey with Alzheimer's Disease. (Paperback)
Robin a Manning, Dell Green
R158 Discovery Miles 1 580 Within 7 - 15 working days
Alzheimer's Disease - A Journey with No End (Paperback): Elizabeth Betty Martin Alzheimer's Disease - A Journey with No End (Paperback)
Elizabeth Betty Martin
R239 Discovery Miles 2 390 Within 7 - 15 working days

Betty Martin's remarkable journal helped her focus on the day to day struggles as she cared for her husband, Roland, who suffered from Alzheimer's for over ten years. She watched her husband of 54 years, who was her soul mate, her first sweetheart, transition from a highly respected businessman and loving father to a helpless child who depended on her for his most basic needs. Ride the unpredictable, emotional roller coaster of this cruel disease as Betty describes the daily ups and downs with Roland. Experience those unexpected highs as she hears his heartfelt laughter, excitement, and gratitude as if he were experiencing things for the first time. Watch a man whose life revolved around the success of his business, transition to a man whose love of his family and nature become his priority. This was the time that Roland had most likely surrendered to a sense of peace in his heart while his mind was surrendering to Alzheimer's. The notion that life goes on in spite of our deepest and most demanding emotional challenges will ring true for all who have, like Betty, taken the journey with no end.

The End of Alzheimer's - The Brain and Beyond (Paperback, 2nd edition): The End of Alzheimer's - The Brain and Beyond (Paperback, 2nd edition)
R1,282 R1,197 Discovery Miles 11 970 Save R85 (7%) Within 7 - 11 working days

The End of Alzheimer's: The Brain and Beyond, Second Edition is the first comprehensive overview on the molecular basis of Alzheimer's outside of the brain, merging the most recent findings within the field into a single book. It aims to educate the reader on the many overlooked aspects of Alzheimer's disease that occur outside the brain. This book uniquely provides step-by-step, peer-reviewed evidence that the current research model may be misguided and that a new and emerging model is more accurate. It carefully outlines the molecular research in Alzheimer's outside the brain and argues that a more thorough, whole-body diagnosis will provide better answers about its causes and lead to new treatments. It is beneficial to researchers who need to be apprised of the emerging science on the causes of Alzheimer's, and will hopefully redirect many into new avenues of cellular research and discovery.

At Wit's End - Plain Talk on Alzheimer's for Families and Clinicians (Paperback, 2nd Revised edition): George Kraus At Wit's End - Plain Talk on Alzheimer's for Families and Clinicians (Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)
George Kraus
R445 R404 Discovery Miles 4 040 Save R41 (9%) Within 7 - 15 working days

At Wit's End is a straightforward summary of leading advice for caring for someone with Alzheimer's disease, written without technical jargon and impractical nuance.About 33 percent of the population eventually will provide care for someone with Alzheimer's. The strain of caring for a loved one with this disease can be enormous, yet the reward of enhancing a loved one's quality of life is beyond measure. So, where to begin?Many books delve into other specific areas of Alzheimer's care, emphasizing the financial and legal challenges, as well as myriad medical treatment needs of those experiencing the disease. Unique among these offerings, At Wit's End explains the psychiatric and psychological aspects of Alzheimer's, and does so in a holistic and practical manner. Kraus focuses on the whole person across his or her full social, psychological, physical, and spiritual life to provide as complete a picture as possible of the changes that are in play. With this broad, thoughtful, and grounded approach, family members, clincians, and caregivers are better able to discover and make wise choices from a wealth of effective interventions in all areas of care. It also allows them to care for themselves and their families in the dynamic, supportive care process.Find out how Alzheimer's can be distinguished from normal aging and other diseases that mimic its symptoms; how the disorder affects changes in functional abilities and how the daily competence of a person with Alzheimer's is viewed by psychiatric and legal communities; how rational thinking is distorted, leading to a wide array of unusual and often uncharacteristic behaviors like agitation, impatience, wandering, and inappropriate expressions of sexuality; and what medical, psychiatric, and psychological treatments are available to help.At Wit's End gives families, clinicians, and caregivers a new outlook on Alzheimer's disease.

Summary of the End of Alzheimer's by Dale Bredesen - Conversation Starters (Paperback): Bookhabits Summary of the End of Alzheimer's by Dale Bredesen - Conversation Starters (Paperback)
Bookhabits
R233 Discovery Miles 2 330 Within 7 - 15 working days
Summary the End of Alzheimer's - The First Program to Prevent and Reverse Cognitive Decline (Paperback): Short Reads Summary the End of Alzheimer's - The First Program to Prevent and Reverse Cognitive Decline (Paperback)
Short Reads
R199 Discovery Miles 1 990 Within 7 - 15 working days
The End of Memory - A Natural History of Aging and Alzheimer's (Large print, Hardcover, Large type / large print edition):... The End of Memory - A Natural History of Aging and Alzheimer's (Large print, Hardcover, Large type / large print edition)
Jay Ingram
R562 Discovery Miles 5 620 Special order
El Fin del Alzheimer / The End of Alzheimer's (Spanish, Paperback): Dale Bredesen El Fin del Alzheimer / The End of Alzheimer's (Spanish, Paperback)
Dale Bredesen
R355 R272 Discovery Miles 2 720 Save R83 (23%) Special order
At Wit's End - Plain Talk on Alzheimer's for Families and Clinicians (Hardcover): George Kraus At Wit's End - Plain Talk on Alzheimer's for Families and Clinicians (Hardcover)
George Kraus
R535 Discovery Miles 5 350 Special order

: At Wit's End is a simple, straightforward, and easy-to-read summary about Alzheimer's as a disease and condition, written without technical jargon or impractical detail. Many books delve into other areas of Alzheimer's, emphasizing the financial, legal, and treatment needs of the afflicted. At Wit's End is unique because it not only explains the psychiatric and psychological aspects of Alzheimer's, but it also helps family members and caregivers discover a wealth of effective interventions. Kraus focuses on the whole person and his/her social, psychological, physical, and spiritual life. In this book, find out how Alzheimer's can be distinguished from normal aging and other diseases that mimic its symptoms, including the wide array of associated behaviors. Also, find out what medical treatments are available, both traditional and alternative. At Wit's End gives families and caregivers a new outlook on Alzheimer's.

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