Mental

April 28, 2014

Are your Neurotransmitters Out of Balance?

Are you starting to lose your edge … Are you chronically fatigued? Are you having to consume more and more caffeine to get focused and to get work done? Do you have an issue with addictions? Is your memory beginning to slip? Is your anxiety getting worst? Are you having troubles sleeping? Do you have problems sticking to a healthy diet? Are you having troubles maintaining an exercise routine? If you answered yes to more than one of these questions read on. The Brain’s Neurotransmitters   The underlying issue for many of the symptoms we describe can often be attributed to a […]
April 26, 2014

Nootropics Infographic

Great infographic on Nootropics. Source:  nootropicshacks.com
April 25, 2014

Taking The Braverman Assessment

  Eric Braverman, MD defines our nature specifically from our unique brain chemistry. The flow of electricity of the brain waves is provided by the brain’s neurotransmitters. The brain’s neurotransmitters transfer electricity that then sends energy and information to the rest of your body. This chemistry affects our memory, attention, personality and physical health. The Braverman  Assessment provides feedback on your brain’s neurotransmitter state. The Braverman Assessment consists of two parts that contain series of true/false questions. The first part of the test determines your dominant nature. The second part will determine if you are experiencing any neurotransmitter deficiencies. Both […]
April 2, 2014

Nootropics for Traders – 4 Step Plan

How can Nootropics give you a Trading Edge? Nootropics is a highly personalized affair and there is no one size fits all.  Unlike the fictional drug NZT-48 in the movie Limitless,  there is no magic pill at this time that will be all things for everybody.  To achieve the best results the application of nootropics needs to be tailored to your personal biochemistry.  This article will give you a primer on how nootropics can improve your trading and how and where to get started. Based upon the clinical evidence of nootropics there are 6 areas in which nootropics can enhance performance. […]
March 20, 2014

What are Nootropics?

  Nootropics, also referred to as smart drugs, memory enhancers, neuro enhancers, cognitive enhancers, and intelligence enhancers, are drugs, supplements, nutraceuticals, and functional foods that improve mental functions such as cognition, memory, intelligence, motivation, attention, and concentration. Originally in order to be considered nootropic a compound would need to: a) enhance learning b) resist impairing agents c) facilitate interhemispheric transfers of information d) enhance resistance to brain “aggressions” e) increase tonic, cortico-subcortical “control” f) not have the usual pharmacological effects of neuro psychotropic drugs. Since then “nootropics” has gradually expanded to either be synonymous with cognitive enhancers or refer to […]