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Author Polk, Thad A., instructor, speaker.

Title The aging brain / [videorecording] Professor Thad A. Polk, University of Michigan.

Publication Info. Chantilly, VA : The Great Courses : The Teaching Company, [2016]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Casa Verdugo Library DVD    612.82 AGI    Available
Description 2 videodiscs (approximately 360 min.) : DVD video, sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 course guidebook (vi, 118 pages ; 19 cm).
Series The Great courses. Better living. Health & wellness
Great courses (DVD). Better living. Health & wellness.
Note "Course no. 1633."
Accompanied by the course guidebook of the same title.
Bibliography Guidebook includes bibliography.
Performer Thad A. Polk, lecturer.
System Details DVD, region 1.
Note "12 lectures / 30 minutes per lecture"--Container.
Accompanying guidebook entitled: "The aging brain, course guidebook" by "Professor Thad A. Polk, University of Michigan".
Contents Disc 1. 1. The aging mind : what changes? -- 2. Why don't we live forever? -- 3. Is aging a disease? -- 4. Aging and brain structure -- 5. Aging and brain function -- 6. Emotional aging -- Disc. 2. 7. Strategies for an aging memory -- 8. Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease -- 9. Parkinson's Disease and stroke -- 10. Aging well : staying active -- 11. Aging well : diet and stress -- 12. The science of immortality.
Subject Brain -- Aging.
Brain -- Diseases -- Age factors.
Older people -- Mental health.
Added Author Container of (work): Polk, Thad A. Aging brain, course guidebook.
Teaching Company, production company.
ISBN 9781629972893
Music No. ID1633A-01 Great Courses (DVD's container)
PB1633A Teaching Company (Guidebook)
1633 Teaching Company

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