September 21, 2010, is World Alzheimer’s Day!
For more information about how diet affects the mind, check out the following links.
Neurological Health: Food for Your Brain
Brain Health: How to Reduce Your Risk of Developing Dementia
Professional Dialogue: Does the Mediterranean Diet Prevent Alzheimer’s?
Alissa Robertson, MS, RD, Nutrition Specialist and Owner of Lifestyle Management & Nutrition, received her Bachelor's Degree in Dietetics and Nutrition from the University of Vermont. Upon graduation in 2003 she spent four years providing nutrition education and counseling to local Vermonters. In 2007 she returned to the University of Vermont to complete a two-year Master's program in Dietetics and Nutrition. She is now practicing as a Registered Dietitian at Essex Physical Therapy located in Essex Center, Vermont.