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Nootropics

Dec 15, 2018Nootropics

GABA to Calm Your Life

If you knew that there was a low-cost supplement out there that could help improve your mood, reduce stress, and assist you with getting a good night of sleep, wouldn’t you want to immediately try it? On top of this, it is a naturally-occurring amino acid, so the body already produces it, and you know […]

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Dec 15, 2018Nootropics

Frankincense Essential Oil for Relaxation and a Positive Mood

From ancient Egyptian rituals to your personal essential oil diffuser, frankincense has played a role in many cultures for upwards of 5,000 years. It’s commonly used in religious ceremonies and has been an important part of traditional Eastern medicine for some time. Frankincense essential oil—also known as olibunam—comes from a resin extracted from Boswellia trees, […]

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Dec 15, 2018Nootropics

Juniper Berry Essential Oil: An Antioxidant That Fights Fatigue

Juniper berry essential oil comes from the same berry that gives gin its floral, woodsy taste. The oil from this berry smells much like high-quality gin tastes: distinctly sharp, floral, and woodsy. But if you’re looking for nootropic benefits from the juniper berry, you’ll want to steer clear of gin and opt for the wonderful […]

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Dec 14, 2018Nootropics

Ginkgo Biloba: An Overlooked Smart Drug

Ginkgo biloba trees are very old. In fact, the species has been around since the time of dinosaurs (even predating them). This fact has earned them the name “living fossils.” Ancient civilizations have used ginkgo for thousands of years for culinary and medicinal purposes. Today, the positive effects of gingko on cognition are of interest […]

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Dec 13, 2018Nootropics

Lemon Eucalyptus Essential Oil Nootropic Properties

Supporting professional and academic efforts with brain-boosting substances and compounds called nootropics is about more than just getting the most out of your mental performance each day. For instance, the right selection of nootropics can also make difficult mind work and long hours behind a desk more bearable. The mind is a delicate machine with […]

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Dec 13, 2018Nootropics

When Were Nootropics First Discovered and What Are They?

The rise of “smart drugs”—known as nootropics— actually started much earlier than may be expected. The first synthetic nootropic drug was developed in the 1960s by Romanian psychologist and chemist Corneliu E. Giurgea to treat people suffering from motion sickness. This gave rise to piracetam, which was then demonstrated to benefit mental performance, information processing, […]

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Dec 12, 2018Nootropics

Cinnamon Leaf Essential Oil: Nootropic Benefits and Uses

Nootropics are a hot topic on everyone’s list today, and the need to keep a sharp mind is more important today than ever. Those looking to keep their mind in tip-top condition need to look no further than the vast selection in nature’s own health store: the forest. Simply walking through the beneficial forest air […]

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Dec 11, 2018Nootropics

The All Natural Nootropic: Lion’s Mane Mushroom

Present-day neurohackers around the world are using lion’s mane mushroom as a nootropic supplement for benefits ranging from enhanced focus and attention to management of some of the symptoms of mood disorders. Lion’s mane, also known as Hericium Erinaceus and yamabushitake, is a mushroom with a rich history in Chinese traditional medicine and as a […]

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