Rethinking Dietary Approaches for Brain Health
Alternative and Complementary Therapies
David Perlmutter, MD
In his new book Grain Brain, David Perlmutter, MD, FACN, ABIHM, describes gluten and carbohydrates as being potential root causes of major degenerative diseases, such as Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia, depression, attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), and other conditions. In this interview, Dr. Perlmutter explains the basis of these ideas and outlines, specifically, how dietary choices may affect neurologic health.