The Xx Brain: The Groundbreaking Science Empowering Women To Maximize Cognitive Health And Prevent Alzheimer's Disease
  • The Xx Brain: The Groundbreaking Science Empowering Women To Maximize Cognitive Health And Prevent Alzheimer's Disease
  • The Xx Brain: The Groundbreaking Science Empowering Women To Maximize Cognitive Health And Prevent Alzheimer's Disease
ISBN: 0593083113
EAN13: 9780593083116
Language: English
Release Date: Mar 10, 2020
Pages: 384
Dimensions: 0.97" H x 9" L x 6" W
Weight: 1.35 lbs.
Format: Hardcover
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The instant New York Times bestseller

In The X Brain, Lisa meticulously guides us in the ways we can both nourish and protect ourselves, body and mind, to ensure our brains remain resilient throughout our lives.
--from the foreword by Maria Shriver

The first book to address cognitive enhancement and Alzheimer's prevention specifically in women--and to frame brain health as an essential component of Women's Health.

In this revolutionary book, Dr. Lisa Mosconi, director of the Women's Brain Initiative at Weill Cornell Medical College, provides women with the first plan to address the unique risks of the female brain.

Until now, medical research has focused on bikini medicine, assuming that women are essentially men with breasts and tubes. Yet women are far more likely than men to suffer from anxiety, depression, migraines, brain injuries, and strokes. They are also twice as likely to end their lives suffering from Alzheimer's disease, even when their longer lifespans are taken into account. But in the past, the female brain has received astonishingly little attention and was rarely studied by medical researchers-- resulting in a wealth of misinformation about women's health.

The X Brain confronts this crisis by revealing how the two powerful X chromosomes that distinguish women from men impact the brain first Read More chevron_right

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