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Life Lessons from a Brain Surgeon: The New Science and Stories of the Brain

Dr Rahul Jandial



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16 July 2019
Health psychology; Neurology & clinical neurophysiology; Neurosurgery; Mathematics & Sciences; Neurosciences; Popular medicine & health
For years Dr Rahul Jandial has transformed the lives of his neurosurgery patients by putting them through 'brain rehab', his specially developed boot camp for restoring brain function. In this eye-opening, informative and accessible guide, he uses his years of expertise to show how healthy people can rewire their brains to work in a higher gear.

With quick and easy daily exercises, Life Lessons From a Brain Surgeon will show you how to- - boost your memory - control stress and emotions - minimize pain - unleash creativity - raise smart kids - avoid Alzheimer's.

Using a combination of scientific research and fascinating real-life stories from his own operating room, acclaimed neurosurgeon Rahul Jandial explains how to boost your brain power for good.
By:   Dr Rahul Jandial
Country of Publication:   United Kingdom
Dimensions:   Height: 234mm,  Width: 153mm,  Spine: 20mm
Weight:   332g
ISBN:   9780241338698
ISBN 10:   0241338697
Pages:   272
Publication Date:   16 July 2019
Audience:   General/trade ,  College/higher education ,  Professional and scholarly ,  ELT Advanced ,  Primary
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Out of Print

Rahul Jandial, MD, PhD. is an American dual-trained neurosurgeon and scientist at City of Hope, a research centre, hospital and postgraduate training faculty in Los Angeles. When he isn't performing surgery he is leading a team of scientists in Jandial Laboratory, named after him and known for its cutting-edge approach to brain surgery and neuroscience. In addition to being a world-class surgeon and scientist, Dr Jandial is the author of ten academic books and over 100 papers, but Neurofitness is his first book for a general audience. He has appeared on Todayand Nightline, both of which are American news shows, and also on programmes on the American television channels Discovery, and National Geographic, amongst others. He has also written first-person columns for VICE, a magazine and website focused on the arts, culture and current news topics.

Reviews for Life Lessons from a Brain Surgeon: The New Science and Stories of the Brain

'A powerful and trustworthy insight into the brain. You will love his playful story telling and guidance' * Dr Rupy Aujla - author 'The Doctor's Kitchen' and 'Eat to Beat Illness' * A compelling insight into that special organ that surgeons cannot replace. * Stephen Westaby, author of 'Fragile Lives'' *

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