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Secrets of the grown-up brain : the surprising talents of the middle-aged mind

Author: Barbara Strauch
Publisher: Melbourne : Black Inc., 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A leading science writer examines how the brain reaches its peak in middle age, and how to keep it there. For many years, scientists thought that the human brain simply decayed over time, leading to memory slips, fuzzy logic, negative thinking and even depression. Author is The Times, New York, health editor.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara Strauch
ISBN: 9781863954730 1863954732
OCLC Number: 501064235
Description: 1 volume
Contents: Powers that be --
Inner workings --
Healthier brains.
Responsibility: Barbara Strauch.

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Barbara Strauch examines how the brain reaches its peak in middle age, and how to keep it there. She explores the findings that demonstrate that the middle-aged brain is more flexible and more  Read more...

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