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Author: Maria Shriver and Lisa Mosconi PhD | Narrator: Brittany Pressley
Release Date: March 10, 2020
"In The XX 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 ShriverThe first book to address cogniti...
Author: Brian Burrell and Allan H. Ropper | Narrator: Fred Sanders
Release Date: August 20, 2019
A noted neurologist challenges the widespread misunderstanding of brain disease and mental illness.How the Brain Lost Its Mind tells the rich and compelling story of two confounding ailments, syphilis and hysteria, and the extraordinary efforts to co...
Author: Oliver Sacks | Narrator: Dan Woren
Release Date: April 23, 2019
From the best-selling author of Gratitude and On the Move, a final volume of essays that showcase Sacks's broad range of interests--from his passion for ferns, swimming, and horsetails, to his final case histories exploring schizo...
Author: Judith Grisel | Narrator: Judith Grisel
Release Date: February 19, 2019
A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERFrom a renowned behavioral neuroscientist and recovering addict, a rare page-turning work of science that draws on personal insights to reveal how drugs work, the dangerous hold they can take on the brain, and the surprisin...
Author: Michael D. Lemonick | Narrator: Kaleo Griffith
Release Date: February 07, 2017
In the aftermath of a shattering illness, Lonni Sue Johnson lives in a "perpetual now," where she has almost no memories of the past and a nearly complete inability to form new ones. The Perpetual Now is the moving story of this exceptional woman, an...
Author: John Elder Robison, Marcel Just and Alvaro Pascual-Leon | Narrator: John Elder Robison
Release Date: March 22, 2016
An extraordinary memoir about the cutting-edge brain therapy that dramatically changed the life and mind of John Elder Robison, the New York Times bestselling author of Look Me in the EyeNAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE WASHINGTON ...
Author: Anil Ananthaswamy | Narrator: René Ruiz
Release Date: August 04, 2015
*Nominated for the 2016 PEN/E.O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award**An NBC News Notable Science Book of 2015**Named one of Publishers Weekly's Best Books of 2015**A Book of the Month for Brain HQ/Posit Science**Selected by Forbes as a Must Read B...
Author: Norman Doidge and Norman Doidge | Narrator: George Newbern
Release Date: January 27, 2015
The New York Times–bestselling author of The Brain That Changes Itself presents astounding advances in the treatment of brain injury and illness. Now a new afterword. Winner of the 2015 Gold Nautilus Award in Science & Cosmo...
Author: Oliver Sacks | Narrator: Oliver Sacks and Dan Woren
Release Date: November 06, 2012
Hallucinations don’t belong wholly to the insane. Much more commonly, they are linked to sensory deprivation, intoxication, illness, or injury. Here Dr. Sacks weaves together stories of his patients and of his own mind-altering experiences to i...