By Daniel G. Amen

Daniel Amen, M.D., one of many world’s greatest professionals at the mind, has information for you: your mind is interested in every thing you do—learn to take care of it adequately, and you'll be smarter, more fit, and happier in as low as 15 days!

You most likely run, carry weights, or do yoga to maintain your physique in nice form; you place on sunscreen and creams to guard your epidermis; yet likelihood is you just forget about your mind and belief it to do its activity. humans unknowingly endanger or injure their brains, rigidity them via operating at a frenzied speed and never getting sufficient sleep, pollute them with caffeine, alcohol, and medication, and deprive them of right food. mind disorder is the number 1 cause humans fail in school, paintings, and relationships. The mind is the organ of studying, operating, and loving—the supercomputer that runs our lives. It’s extremely simple: while our brains paintings correct, we paintings right—and while our brains have hassle, we've difficulty in our lives.

Luckily, it’s by no means too overdue: the mind is in a position to switch, and if you happen to deal with it, the consequences are extraordinary. Making an exceptional mind Great can provide the instruments you must optimize your mind energy and improve your wellbeing and fitness and your existence within the strategy. the rules and workouts during this booklet, in line with years of state-of-the-art neuroscience learn and the stories of millions of individuals, supply a wealth of functional details to educate you ways to accomplish the simplest mind attainable. you'll learn:

•how to devour correct to imagine right

•how to guard your mind from accidents and poisonous substances

•how to nourish your mind with supplementations and do psychological exercises to maintain it strong

•the serious component to physical exertion, and which varieties paintings best

•how to rid your mind of destructive recommendations, counteract pressure, and masses more

Full of encouraging anecdotes from Dr. Amen’s a long time of expertise, Making a great mind Great is a good and functional highway map for enriching and enhancing your personal maximum asset—your brain.

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