Good Reads for Brain Health

If you are looking for a new book this fall, check out a few suggestions below – these books are great reads, and the authors share tips to help improve brain health.   “Grain Brain” by David Perlmutter, M.D. Renowned neurologist David Perlmutter, M.D., explains what happens when the brain encounters common ingredients found in…

Memory Tips from Dr. Fotuhi

As we get older, we all worry about memory loss and brain health. Neurologist Majid Fotuhi, M.D., Ph.D., recently provided several suggestions in an article on AARP.com to help keep your brain happy and healthy: Exercise your brain. Your brain is like other muscles in your body and in order to keep it toned, you have…

Positive Benefits of Memorization

Recently, Best Colleges Online posted “10 Proven Brain Benefits.”  One of the key messages in the post, says Dr. Majid Fotuhi, MD, Ph.D is, “the importance of practicing preventative measures against cognitive decline early in life.”  Whether it’s a student focusing on remembering facts for an exam or a parent reading a child rhythmic patterns…

Exercise your brain

Neurologist Dr. Majid Fotuhi says keeping your brain active as you age may help to generate new brain cells and make new connections in the brain. “I recommend my patients keep their minds engaged by doing brain-boosting activities such as brain games,” said Dr. Fotuhi. Happy Neuron is a game that uses logic, mental visualization, working…

Neurologist Majid Fotuhi, M.D., will join the world’s leading dementia experts for the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference in Vancouver this week to share and learn about the latest information in the field. Watch the video below to learn more about the conference or  visit the AAIC website to learn about what topics are being discussed.