March 2015 - Part three in Dr. Bland's series on functional neurology. In this issue, Dr. Bland interviews Dr. Gregory Jicha of the University of Kentucky. Dr. Jicha is both a neurology researcher (PhD) and a clinical neurologist (MD), as well as a recognized expert in Alzheimer's disease care and management. This month's discussion focuses on how the nervous system interfaces with environment and the impact this interaction has on cognitive decline.
Learn more about Dr. Jicha 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.