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Brain Fitness Conversations in November: Live Q&A with Book Authors

AARP recently released a list of Top 5 Best Books for Brain Fitness. SharpBrains.com is honored to have published one of those Top 5 books and to present this Live Q&A Series for you to ask questions to the authors of 3 of those best books on brain fitness. Participants will submit written questions, moderators will select the most important and relevant questions, and book authors will write their answers for everyone to read.

  • November 1st, 2011, 2-3pm ET: Dr. Gary Small, author of The Memory Bible
  • November 15th, 2011, 2-3pm ET: Alvaro Fernandez, co-author of The SharpBrains Guide to Brain Fitness
  • November 22nd, 2011, 2-3pm ET: Dr. Paul Nussbaum, author of Save Your Brain
  • (in Spanish) November 29th, 2011, 2-3pm ET: Alvaro Fernandez, co-autor de The SharpBrains Guide to Brain Fitness

Tuesday November 1st, 2011, 2-3pm US Eastern Time

Title: The Memory Bible: An Innovative Strategy for Keeping Your Brain Young, by Gary Small (Hyperion, 2003).

Description: Aging baby boomers are becoming acutely aware of their own memory lapses. Is each case incipient Alzheimer’s or just a benign “senior moment”? …In The Memory Bible, neuroscientist Small has compiled an amusing and informative array of self-tests, puzzles, quizzes, and other techniques to enhance memory performance. He also draws upon current scientific advancements in memory and recommends brain-saving lifestyle changes. Learn More and Order Book Here.

—> Join Live Q&A Session Here. Chat about memory, memory techniques and brain-healthy lifestyles with Dr. Small, Director of UCLA’s Memory Clinic and Center on Aging, on November 1st at 2pm ET.

Moderators: Harry Moody, AARP; Alvaro Fernandez, SharpBrains.

Tuesday November 15th, 2011, 2-3pm US Eastern Time

Title: The SharpBrains Guide to Brain Fitness: 18 Interviews with Scientists, Practical Advice, and Product Reviews, to Keep Your Brain Sharp, by Alvaro Fernandez and Elkhonon Goldberg. (SharpBrains Inc., 2009).

Description: The SharpBrains Guide to Brain Fitness is an invaluable resource to navigate growing brain research and identify the lifestyle factors and products that contribute to brain fitness. By gathering eighteen of the top scientists and offering insight and detailed descriptions of over twenty products, this text is an essential guide to the field of neuroplasticity and cognitive health. While most of us have heard the phrase “use it or lose it,” very few understand what “it” means, or how to properly “use it” in order to maintain brain function and fitness. The SharpBrains Guide to Brain Fitness is designed to fill this gap. Learn More and Order Book Here.

—> Join Live Q&A Session Here. Chat about how to navigate the growing maze of brain fitness products, services and claims with Mr. Fernandez, CEO of SharpBrains.com, on November 15th at 2pm ET .

Moderator: Harry Moody, AARP.

Tuesday November 22nd, 2011, 2-3pm US Eastern Time

Title: Save Your Brain: The 5 Things You Must Do To Keep Your Mind Young and Sharp, by Paul Nussbaum. (McGraw-Hill, 2010).

Description: Beginning with a diagnostic quiz to help you determine your overall brain health, and ending with meal plans and recipes for a brain boosting diet, Save Your Brain is an easy-to-follow comprehensive guide to getting the brain in the best shape possible, and keeping it there-for life! Alzheimers and Dementia are on the rise but clinical neuropsychologist David Nussbaum presents a comprehensive 5-part program for keeping brains operating at their best and fighting off these debilitating diseases. Learn More and Order Book Here.

—> Join Live Q&A Session Here. Chat about a holistic approach to brain health with Dr. Nussbaum, a clinical neuropsychologist, on November 22nd at 2pm ET .

Moderator: Alvaro Fernandez, SharpBrains.

(In Spanish) Tuesday November 29th, 2011, 2-3pm US Eastern Time

Titulo: The SharpBrains Guide to Brain Fitness: 18 Interviews with Scientists, Practical Advice, and Product Reviews, to Keep Your Brain Sharp, by Alvaro Fernandez and Elkhonon Goldberg. (SharpBrains Inc., 2009).

Descripcion: El libro The SharpBrains Guide to Brain Fitness (escrito en ingles) es una guia imprescindible para navegar la ciencia del cerebro e identificar los estilos de vida y los productos que pueden contribuir a mejorar la salud cerebral a lo largo de la vida. A traves de entrevistas con cientificos punteros y con resumenes practicos, el libro ofrece una guia esencial para entender y aplicar los ultimos avances cientificos al mantenimiento y mejora de nuestras capacidades cognitivas y emocionales. Ordene el Libro Aqui.

—> Unase a la Sesion de Preguntas y Respuestas Aqui. Aprenda sobre las aplicaciones practicas de la neuroplasticidad con Alvaro Fernandez, CEO de SharpBrains.com, el 29 de Noviembre a las 2pm US Eastern Time.


Please note: The views of guest speakers are the speakers’ alone and do not represent the views of AARP or SharpBrains, nor do they constitute medical advice. AARP selected its Brain Fitness Best Books list, and SharpBrains is hosting this series, as a purely informational public service.

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