Max Lugavere is the author of the New York Times best-seller, Genius Foods: Become Smarter, Happier, and More Productive While Protecting Your Brain for Life. He is also a filmmaker, health and science journalist, and hosts the #1 iTunes health podcast The Genius Life.
In this video, he talks about his journey in his career and how he came to be such a big health advocate. Lugavere began his career as a filmmaker. When his mom was diagnosed with dementia – a neurodegenerative disease, he decided to investigate what role diet played in this. He focuses on the ketogenic diet and how it can affect cognitive disorders including Alzheimers disease.