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Episode 33: The 90+ Study (Part 2)

Dr. Claudia Kawas, MD, and Michael Mantell, PhD


In the final episode of this two-part podcast, Dr. Michael Mantell and Dr. Claudia Kawas discus Dr. Kawas’s recent studies in longevity and dementia. They will share how moderate alcohol and caffeine intake can help with living longer and how exercise matters at any age.

About Dr. John J. Ratey

Dr. John J. Ratey, MD, is an associate clinical professor of psychiatry at Harvard Medical School and is known as a leading expert in the brain-fitness connection, aggression, autism, ADD-ADHD and other neuropsychiatry topics. First published in 1994, "Driven to Distraction" is still considered the seminal book on ADD-ADHD.

A highly sought after speaker, he has embarked on a world-wide mission to re-engineer schools, corporations and individual lifestyle practices by incorporating exercise to achieve peak performance and optimum mental health. Dr. Ratey has published over 60 articles, written eight books and edited several academic publications.

Dr. Ratey serves as an advisor to the President of Taiwan, The Alberta, Canada legislature and the Utah government. He’s been named Reebok's Ambassador for Active Kids, Advisor to the California Governor's Council on Physical Fitness Activity and Sport and Adjunct Professor at Taiwan National Sports University.

Dr. Ratey maintains a private practice in Cambridge, Massachusetts.


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