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[BOOK] Nutrition for Brain Health and Cognitive Performance - Google Books

Public awareness of the role diet plays in brain function has been steadily increasing. This has led to significant development of new products, dietary supplements, functional foods, nutraceuticals and public health recommendations for maintaining brain function. 246 more words


Tips on Making you Smarter and more Focused at Work and School

I am writing this post largely in response to the New York Times story on abuse of psychostimulant drugs like Adderall & Ritalin, which are used to treat ADHD and ADD learning disabilities. 1,302 more words


Why The Modern World Is Bad For Your Brain

By Daniel J Levitin
Reprinted from The Guardian

In an era of email, text messages, Facebook and Twitter, we’re all required to do several things at once. 2,965 more words

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Willpower for the Ordinary Homo Sapiens

Many people believe they can improve different aspects of their lives and achieve their dreams if only they had more willpower. The dreams range from eating right to starting their own businesses. 2,792 more words


The Gaming Life

I am not, by any chance, a professional gamer. Not even close. I can’t say that I am very good at playing computer or video games, either, because I don’t play that often to begin with. 584 more words

[ΒΟΟΚ] Chapter 19, The Future Usage and Challenges of Brain Stimulation - PDF


The current book starts with an overview of the past, by providing a brief history of how transcranial electrical stimulation has been used to enhance cognition and improve health. 254 more words


Thinking critically about our connections with our phones

One day I forgot my phone. I was supposed to meet someone after work, but, as is typical in the age of cell phones our version of concrete plans was, I’ll text you when I leave and let you know where I’ll meet you. 419 more words