A paradigm-shifting approach to treating mental disorders like anxiety, depression, and ADHD with food and nutrients, by two leading scientists who share their original, groundbreaking research with readers everywhere for the first time, explaining why nutrients improve brain health, and how to use them.
What if the key to treating mental illness can’t be found at the pharmacy, but lies in the very foods and nutrients we eat?
We are in the midst of a mental health crisis. An estimatedone in five American adults suffer from some form of mental illness. What if we’re looking for solutions in the wrong places?
Leading scientists Bonnie J. Kaplan, PhD, and Julia J. Rucklidge, PhD, have dedicated their lives to studying the role of nutrition in mental health. Their groundbreaking research reveals the surprising role that nutrients—minerals and vitamins—play in brain health. In this paradigm-shifting book, they share a comprehensive program for better brain health, featuring:
The Better Brain is your complete guide to a healthier, happier brain.
BONNIE J. KAPLAN, PhD, is a professor emerita in the Cumming School of Medicine at the University of Calgary. She lives in Calgary, Canada.
JULIA J. RUCKLIDGE, PhD, is a professor of clinical psychology at the University of Canterbury. Her TEDx Talk has been viewed close to 1.5 million times. She lives in Christchurch, New Zealand.