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The Secret Life of the Brain - How Emotions Are Made
The Secret Life of the Brain - How Emotions Are Made

Review: Great book, although I found a rather major flaw in one of early chapters -- the Minangkabau is an Asian tribe, not an African one.
Referring to this snippet from the book:
'This alternative explanation is borne out by their later experiment with an African tribe, the Minangkabau of West Sumatra. These volunteers had less understanding of Western emotions and did not show the same physical changes as Western test subjects; they also reported feeling the expected emotion much less frequentl... Read more

A Breakthrough Program to Reset Your Genes - and Turn Back the Clock 10 Years
A Breakthrough Program to Reset Your Genes - and Turn Back the Clock 10 Years

Review: She talks more about her knowledge than what she said she was going to show us
Have to read about all her knowledge she has gathered over the years to fill the pages most of it is "Greece" to what we really want to get out of book. Not st all like she portrayed in the promo video Read more

The Gene: An Intimate History
The Gene: An Intimate History

Review: Great history of genetics from simple Mendelian genetics to modern capabilities and the ethical issues surrounding them Easy to read You don't need to have a genetics background Better than the Emperor of all Maladies A history of Cancer Read more

and More Productive While Protecting Your Brain for Life
and More Productive While Protecting Your Brain for Life

Review: I have been following Max for sometime on social media and have been following his advice. Now I have his book and can read more in depth about the research he has collected and put together. The book is not overwhelming to read like some I have read. There are a few recipes at the end that I have already tried and found very tasty. Read more

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