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Aguirre, Lauren Seeley

Summary: "The...true story of a team of doctors who--through years of scientific sleuthing and observant care--discover a surprising connection between opioids and memory, one that holds promise and peril for any one of us."--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Pegasus Books 2021

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Moretti, Kate

Summary: Fifteen years ago, Lilith Wade was arrested for the brutal murder of six women. After a death row conviction, media frenzy, and the release of an unauthorized biography, her thirty-year-old daughter Edie Beckett is just trying to survive out of the spotlight. She's a recovering alcoholic with a dead-end city job and an unhealthy codependent relationship with her brother. Edie also has a...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2018

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1 available in Adult, Call number: LP FIC MOR

Naidoo, Uma

Summary: A Harvard-trained psychiatrist, Cornell nutrition specialist, and professional chef shares actionable dietary recommendations and brain-healthy recipes for foods that can support the treatments of common psychological and cognitive health challenges, from anxiety to sleep disorders.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown Spark 2020

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Budson, Andrew E.

Summary: "As you age, you may find yourself worrying about your memory. Where did I put those car keys? What time was my appointment? What was her name again? With more than 41 million Americans over the age of 65 in the United States, the question becomes how much (or, perhaps, what type) of memory loss is to be expected as one gets older and what should trigger a visit to the doctor. Seven Steps to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616.83 BUD

Summary: Brilliant but befuddled Professor Phillip Brainard is on the brink of inventing a revolutionary energy source and missing his wedding for the third time! He develops a miraculous elastic goo flubber that enables anything it's applied to, to bounce super high and fast.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Walt Disney Home Video 1998

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1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY FLU

Dittrich, Luke

Summary: In the late 1930s, in asylums and hospitals across America, a group of renowned neurosurgeons worked to develop and refine a new class of brain operation--the lobotomy--that they hoped would eradicate everything from schizophrenia to homosexuality. These "psychosurgeons," as they called themselves, occupied a gray zone between medical research and medical practice, and ended up subjecting...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616.8 DIT

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 616.85 DIT

Baldacci, David

Summary: Amos Decker and his journalist friend Alex Jamison are visiting the home of Alex's sister in Barronville, a small town in western Pennsylvania that has been hit hard economically. When Decker is out on the rear deck of the house talking with Alex's niece, a precocious eight-year-old, he notices flickering lights and then a spark of flame in the window of the house across the way. When he goes...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Central Publishing 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAL

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAL

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAL

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION BAL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Baldacci 2018

Smith, Pamela Wartian.

Summary: Explains what causes memory loss and how readers can reverse the problem and enhance their ability to focus, concentrate, and comprehend.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Square One Pub 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616.83 SMI

Small, Gary W.

Summary: Includes a brain fitness program developed by Dr. Small to help people improve their mental performance through diet, drugs, mental exercises and more.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion 2002

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 153.14 SMA

Summary: Gordon Dunn, a visionary scientific pioneer, is found dead shortly after he unveils his newest work: a device able to extract, record, and play a person's memories. Soon, a mysterious man shows up at his widow's door, claiming to be a friend of her late husband. After stealing the machine from the house, the man uses it to try and solve the mystery of Gordon's death, beginning an investigation...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE REM

Braun, Michelle

Summary: Braun presents a program to boost memory and dramatically decrease the risk of Alzheimer's. It features five practical steps: exercise; healthy food; engagement; lowering stress; and sleep. Packed with valuable tips that you can implement immediately, her book will finally put the future of your brain in your control. -- adapted from back cover

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Publisher / Publication Date: Sterling 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616.8 BRA

Amen, Daniel G.

Summary: Brain imaging research demonstrates that memory loss actually starts in the brain decades before you have any symptoms. Learn the actions you can take to help not just prevent memory loss later in life, but to begin restoring the memory you may have already lost. Expert physician Dr. Amen reveals how a multipronged strategy-including dietary changes, physical and mental exercises, and spiritual...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2017

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 616.83 AME

Small, Scott A.

Summary: "A renowned neurologist explains why our routine forgetting-of names, dates, even house keys-is not a brain failure but actually, when combined with memory, one of the mind's most beneficial functions. Who wouldn't want a better memory? Dr. Scott Small has dedicated his career to understanding why memory forsakes us. As director of the Alzheimer's Disease Research Center at Columbia University,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Crown 2021

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Summary: When a devastating attack leaves Mark Hogancamp shattered and without his memory, no one expected recovery. But by putting together pieces from his old and new life, Mark meticulously creates a wondrous fantasy world, where he draws strength to triumph in the real one. His astonishing art installation becomes a testament to the powerful women who support him on his journey.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE WEL

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Welcome 2019

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD We

Summary: Bourne is once again brought out of hiding. This time, inadvertently by London-based reporter Simon Ross. Simon is trying to unveil Operation BlackBriar which is an upgrade of Project Treadstone, by writing about it in a series of newspaper columns. Bourne sets up a meeting with Ross and realizes instantly they're being scanned. Information from the reporter stirs a new set of memories, and...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2007

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD BOU

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD BOU RATED PG-13

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Bo

Summary: An admired high school hockey player with a bright future, drives in the night with his girlfriend and two other friends with his headlights off with devastating results. The former athlete is left with a brain injury that prevents him from remembering many things for extended periods of time. To compensate, he keeps notes in a small notebook to aid him in remembering what he is to do. He also...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Miramax Home Entertainment 2007

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1 available in Crime / Mystery DVDs, Call number: DVD CRIME/MYSTERY LOO

Schacter, Daniel L.

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Publisher / Publication Date: BasicBooks 1996

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 153.12 SCH

Tolkin, Michael

Summary: "The H LYW OD sign presides over a Los Angeles devastated by a weaponized microbe that has been accidentally spread around the globe, deleting human identity. In post-NK3 Los Angeles, a sixty-foot-tall fence surrounds the hills where the rich used to live, but the mansions have been taken over by those with the only power that matters: the power of memory. Life for the community inside the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Atlantic Monthly Press 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TOL

Jacobson, Howard

Summary: At the age of ninety-something, Beryl Dusinbery is forgetting everything - including her own children. Her tongue, meanwhile, remains as sharp as ever. She spends her days stitching macabre messages into her needlework and tormenting her two long-suffering carers with tangled stories of her love affairs. Shimi Carmelli can do up his own buttons, get around without the aid of a walking frame,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hogarth 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JAC

Genova, Lisa

3 holds on 5 copies

Summary: The Harvard-trained neuroscientist presents an exploration of the intricacies of human memory that distinguishes between normal and concerning memory loss while explaining the profound roles of sleep, stress, and other contributing influences.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harmony Books 2021

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1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Price, Jill

Summary: Jill Price cannot forget anything. Ask her what she had for breakfast on any given day in 1970, and she'll tell you. She'll even tell you the major news events for that day. In this astonishing memoir, she shares what it's like to possess the most exhaustively studied memory in the history of science.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2008

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 921 Price 2008

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 153.1 PRI

Alloway, Tracy Packiam

Summary: "Why can't I remember what my parents just asked me to do? Why do I feel stressed out at school when the teacher is writing on the board and talking at the same time? And what can I do about it? Working memory issues affect a huge proportion of kids withlearning differences like ADHD, dyslexia, dyscalculia, and ASD. These issues can make them feel frustrated or bored, as working memory and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2019

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1 available in Consider This, Call number: 371.9 ALL

Halpern, Sue.

Summary: An examination of the world of memory research reveals the latest findings about memory loss, how close scientists are to finding ways to diagnose, treat, and even cure dementia, and the effectiveness of keeping one's mind active.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harmony Books 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616.8523 HAL

Summary: An exquisitely mounted and deeply affecting story about one man's determination to create a home for his ailing wife as they enter their twilight years. Based on actual events, that proves love is the ultimate triumph.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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2 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA STI

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