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Five Rules for Brain-Healthy Eating

If you are going to eat right to think right, it is critical to make sure your food is loaded with high quality nutrients that your body is able to properly digest. Here are five of the nine rules for healthy eating that we have

01/11/2016 By Daniel G. Amen, MD

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Reclaim Your Brain: Revolutionary New Book

I am so happy to announce the publication of Reclaim Your Brain—How to Calm Your Thoughts, Heal Your Mind, and Bring Your Life Back Under Control, by Dr. Joseph Annibali, Chief Psychiatrist at our Washington, DC Clinic. Learn from a master psychiatrist how to literally

01/04/2016 By Daniel G. Amen, MD

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PTSD and ADD Commonly Occur Together

Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a potentially debilitating condition that develops as a result of exposure (experiencing or witnessing) to very traumatic and often life-threatening events. It is estimated that 1 out of 30 U.S. adults is suffering with PTSD. Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) is

12/17/2015 By Daniel G. Amen, MD

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Memory Worse Than 10 Years Ago? It’s a Sign to Get Help Now

According to the Alzheimer’s Association, there are approximately 5.3 million people of all ages in the United States alone with Alzheimer’s disease and another 1 million with other types of dementia. Even more alarmingly, it is currently estimated that as many as half a million

12/09/2015 By Daniel G. Amen, MD

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Your Brain Can Look and Feel Younger, Even at Age 80

You are not stuck with the brain you have! As many of you know, I recently released my new book, Change Your Brain, Change Your Life Revised and Expanded 2015 with 50% new content. This special book is the culmination of my work to date

12/02/2015 By Daniel G. Amen, MD

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Using Gratitude To Change Your Brain

More than just spending time with family and friends while sharing food, Thanksgiving is about gratitude. And though the holiday only comes once a year, expressing gratitude regularly is a brain-healthy practice that can change your brain and change your life all year long! Scientific

11/25/2015 By Daniel G. Amen, MD

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One Simple Way You Can Change the World

In this final installment of my series, “The 12 Most Important Principles to Change Your Brain and Your Life,” I’ll be telling you about the 11th & 12th principles. Over the past few months, I have covered: Principle #1: Your brain is involved in everything

11/11/2015 By Daniel G. Amen, MD

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3 Very Simple Secrets to Reversing Aging

In this issue, I’ll be telling you about the 10th principle of my series, “The 12 Most Important Principles to Change Your Brain and Your Life.” Over the last several weeks, I discussed: Principle # 1: Your brain is involved in everything you do and

11/04/2015 By Daniel G. Amen, MD

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The Many Faces of ADD, Anxiety and Depression

This week, I’ll be discussing the 9th principle of my series, “The 12 Most Important Principles to Change Your Brain and Your Life.” To review principles 1-8 from the previous issues: Principle # 1: Your brain is involved in everything you do and everything you

10/29/2015 By Daniel G. Amen, MD

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