All around the world people are living longer, but record numbers of us are also experiencing cognitive decline and other brain disorders later in life. The latest research shows that Alzheimer's disease has become a leading cause of death in developed countries. The Mindspan Diet offers a simple plan for slowing cognitive decline. Studying the diets of the oMindspan Eliteo - cultures where people live longest and levels of dementia are low - as well as how certain food additives and ingredients interact with our genes, Dr Estep shatters the myths about which foods are beneficial to our brains. Complete with delicious recipes and advice on shopping and reading nutrition labels, The Mindspan Diet shows that you can enjoy the richest flavours life has to offer and remain lean, healthy and cognitively intact for a very long time.