February 2015 - Dr. Bland continues his series on functional neurology. In this issue, he interviews Dr. Dale Bredesen of UCLA. Dr. Bredesen is a distinguished researcher who focuses on Alzheimer's disease and cognitive decline. In September 2014, Dr. Bredesen published the results of study in which symptoms associated with early-onset Alzheimer's were reversed in a small cohort of patients. This study was widely reported on in the medical press and the mainstream media.
Learn more about Dr. Bredesen here.
What's Dr. Bland Reading?
"Translational Genomics. Clues from the Resilient" Read the abstract.
"The Hunt for Unexpected Genetic Heroes" Watch the TEDtalk.
"The New Normal" Nutrition Business Journal. Find the article.
"Medicine Gets Up Close and Personal" Read the abstract.
"PALB2 Mutations and Breast-Cancer Risk." Read the full text.
Inheritance: How Our Genes Change Our Lives--and Our Lives Change Our Genes by Sharon Moalem, MD, PhD. Find it here.