How Blue Light is Hampering Your Sleep

How Blue Light is Hampering Your Sleep

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Posted on May 02, 2017 at 00:01 AM

Each and every person has a slightly different sleep schedule. Some of us are early birds, while some are night owls. But it hasn’t always been that way. Before the advent of modern electrical systems that keep our homes aglow 24 hours a day, many people relied upon their circadian rhythms to determine their sleeping […]

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The Blood Brain Barrier: Protection and Ingredients that Pass Through

The Blood Brain Barrier: Protection and Ingredients that Pass Through

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Posted on January 28, 2017 at 16:13 PM

The human brain is the major organ in the central nervous system. It plays a critical role in everything you do – from reading, to writing, to scratching your back. Most of the time, you are not conscious of what’s going on in your brain. But the brain is always busy keeping the basic body […]

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Inositol Aids Mental Health Conditions

Inositol Aids Mental Health Conditions

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Posted on November 23, 2016 at 07:47 AM

Our nation is becoming ever more aware of the epidemic of mental health conditions, with recent estimates stating that at least 20 percent of Americans suffer from some sort of clinical mental disorder. There have been cries to better fund mental health resources, to pay more attention to those who need help, and there have […]

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The Growing Difficulty of Ivy League Admission

The Growing Difficulty of Ivy League Admission

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Posted on November 16, 2016 at 07:50 AM

Ivy League schools are notoriously difficult to get into, accepting only the elite among the elite of students, and having a reputation for prestige and generating successful young people. Recent studies have begun to question these advantages, even as it has become much harder to get into Ivy League schools than ever before.

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The Best Brain Foods for Memory and Focus

The Best Brain Foods for Memory and Focus

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Posted on November 09, 2016 at 07:53 AM

We’re becoming more aware of the effect of diet and lifestyle on brain function every day. Students look for better ways to get an edge in academia and people in business seek better means of remaining focused and attentive throughout the work day. Read about some brain foods to help memory and focus and how […]

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College and the Concentration Pill Phenomenon

College and the Concentration Pill Phenomenon

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Posted on November 05, 2016 at 16:10 PM

It’s no secret that college students have for many decades turned to stimulants to get them through exam time, help them study and pull all-nighters and keep going when the time is right. We’ve come a very long way since the days of dangerous diet pills, caffeine dosing and the illegal “uppers” that students used […]

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L-Theanine and Caffeine Nootropic Stack for Enhanced Focus

L-Theanine and Caffeine Nootropic Stack for Enhanced Focus

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Posted on October 26, 2016 at 09:00 AM

When it comes to creating nootropics—also known as brain supplements or smart drugs—stacking L-Theanine and caffeine is well-known to be a great combination. Together, L-Theanine and caffeine powerfully enhance focus. They have a long history of connection—both occur naturally in green tea leaves. Many prefer green tea over coffee because it has less tendency to […]

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Tips to Declutter Your Workspace

Tips to Declutter Your Workspace

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Posted on October 19, 2016 at 09:00 AM

Are you having a difficult time focusing at work? It could be due to excess clutter in your workspace. When the area that you are working in is unorganized, your mind can have a very difficult time focusing on the tasks at hand. All of the nicknacks, papers, memos and office supplies compete for your […]

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CDP-Choline or Alpha-GPC?

CDP-Choline or Alpha-GPC?

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Posted on October 16, 2016 at 10:00 AM

When it comes to smart drugs—also known as brain supplements or nootropics—there’s no doubt you want to find use the best combination of brain-optimizing ingredients. But that requires informed decision-making, which naturally necessitates some research. For example, should you use CDP-Choline or Alpha-GPC? Unless you’re familiar with these compounds, chances are these terms don’t mean […]

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Choline Bitartrate: Is it a Good Nootropic for the Brain?

Choline Bitartrate: Is it a Good Nootropic for the Brain?

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Posted on October 15, 2016 at 09:46 AM

Choline bitartrate is a water soluble nutrient that is considered part of the B-complex group of vitamins. Choline bitartrate does not occur naturally in the body, but is made by combining salt bitartrate and choline. A nootropic is a smart drug that enhances cognitive abilities such as learning, attention span, memory, brain function, neural control […]

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