Memory Enhancing Drugs – Do They Work? Are They Worth the Risk?

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Taking memory enhancing drugs to improve learning capacity and recall has led to an interesting debate. Athletes are considered “cheating” if they use steroids — is using drugs to gain an intellectual edge any different? Some people say that using drugs or supplements to enhance memory is no different than drinking coffee, a socially accepted “drug” that […] Read more »

3 Brain Nutrients You Can’t Live Without

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When most people think of nutrition, they think of vitamins and minerals. But the definition of a nutrient is much broader than that. A nutrient is a substance which an organism needs to get from its environment in order to live and grow. And at the most fundamental level, the most important brain nutrients are […] Read more »

Five Surprising Reasons You Aren’t Getting Enough Vitamin D

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Now that the warmer weather is here, you can soak up the sun to replenish your much-needed stores of vitamin D, the sunshine “vitamin.”  Vitamin D is close to being nature’s cure-all. It’s a fantastic immune system booster that’s been found to be protective against cancer, diabetes, heart disease, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, and Alzheimer’s. […] Read more »

Doctors Speak Out: How Our Modern Diet Causes Alzheimer’s

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When it comes to preventing, stopping, or reversing Alzheimer’s, modern medicine has nothing to offer. So if you want avoid becoming an Alzheimer’s statistic, prevention is key. Today’s guest post by was contributed by Dr. Joseph Mercola, an osteopathic physician, outspoken health activist, and founder of one the world’s most popular natural health websites, Mercola.com.   […] Read more »