The Secret Life of the Grown-up Brain

The Secret Life of the Grown-up Brain

The Surprising Talents of the Middle Aged Mind

Book - 2010
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In her impeccably researched book, science writer Barbara Strauch explores the latest findings that demonstrate, through the use of technology such as brain scans, that the middle-aged brain is more flexible and more capable than previously thought. By detailing exactly the normal, healthy brain functions over time, Strauch also explains how its optimal processes can be maintained.
Publisher: New York : Viking, 2010
ISBN: 9780670020713
Characteristics: xxv, 229 p. ; 22 cm.


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Apr 19, 2011

Loved this book! Easy to read, but really well-researched, it's brilliant for those of us who fear we are beginning the slide down the slippery slope of middle-age towards crazy-old-lady-dom.

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