The Forgetting: Alzheimer's, Portrait of an Epidemic

Front Cover
Wheeler Publishing Incorporated, Feb 1, 2002 - Health & Fitness - 329 pages
30 Reviews

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
13
4 stars
15
3 stars
2
2 stars
0
1 star
0

Review: The Forgetting: Alzheimer's: Portrait of an Epidemic

User Review  - Berthe - Goodreads

This is a very thoughtful and informative work. Alzheimer's is a shocking yet specific diagnosis - this book is very much worth reading not just for its very accessible discussion of the science but ... Read full review

Review: The Forgetting: Alzheimer's: Portrait of an Epidemic

User Review  - Goodreads

This is a very thoughtful and informative work. Alzheimer's is a shocking yet specific diagnosis - this book is very much worth reading not just for its very accessible discussion of the science but ... Read full review

All 2 reviews »

About the author (2002)

David Shenk a former fellow at the Freedom Forum Media Studies Center at Columbia University, he has written for Harper's Wired, Salon, The New Republic, The Washington Post, and The New Yorker, and is an occasional commentator for NPR's "All Things Considered". He lives in Brooklyn, New York.

Bibliographic information