8 Benefits Exercise Has on Our Brains

8 Benefits Exercise Has on Our Brains

Most of us already know that, when it comes to sports, a person’s mindset plays a big part on how successful they will be in their chosen sport. Especially, as far as motivation is concerned. However, the relationship is less known in the opposite direction as in how sports benefits the brain Here, a few […]

Superfoods For Optimum Brain function.

Superfoods For Optimum Brain function.

We’ve all had days when we didn’t feel like we were ‘on our game.’ And as we age, both our bodies and our brains grow old as well. By making smart food choices though, we can preserve our precious gray matter longer and improve brain function. Here are some brainy choices for keeping our noggins […]

Train Your Brain To Become More Productive

Train Your Brain To Become More Productive

Being more productive in the work place or on your own business is a habit that anyone can develop. You can train your brain to become more productive, all it takes is a little consistency and a dedicated effort. Being more productive is generally the result of being more organized. Doing this can reduce the […]

How To Help Someone With Depression

How To Help Someone With Depression

Pathological sadness, better known by specialists as depression, affects about 5% -10% of the population, although it is estimated that a much higher percentage of people will go through a state of depression at some stage or multiple stages of their lives. Many experts predict that depression will become a massive epidemic and one of […]

The Effects of Stress On Brain Function

The Effects of Stress On Brain Function

When a situation is perceived as unpleasant or dangerous, a general response to stress is taking place in our body. Depending on the situation and previous experience, the individual will adopt a behavioral response to try control the situation. This is commonly knowns as the fight or flight response. From the perception of danger to […]

Brain Foods: Foods that enhance our memory and help us think better

Brain Foods: Foods that enhance our memory and help us think better

Can brain foods improve memory, make us smarter, help us think better and have better attitude? As we know, everything we eat greatly affects our overall health. Therefore, our daily diet, without doubt affects our mood, and brain function. Our brain is very demanding in terms of energy consumption. Food intake has great influence on […]

Cognitive Impairment and the Elderly

Cognitive Impairment and the Elderly

Many studies indicate that there is a relationship between cognitive impairment and Alzheimer’s Disease. You see, cognitive impairment does not only affect children, it can also affect anyone at any age, because one of the causes of cognitive impairment is thought to be a head injury that impacts a critical part of the brain. This […]

Declining Cognitive Function in the Aging Brain

Declining Cognitive Function in the Aging Brain

By: Tracy Everhart, MSN (masters in nursing), MSCAM (masters in complementary alternative medicine) Everyone will experience some degree of decline in their cognitive capacity as they age. This many times includes forgetfulness, a decreased ability to maintain focus and decreased problem solving capacities. If left unchecked, these symptoms can often progress over time. Fortunately, proactive […]

How To Improve Neural Intergration

How To Improve Neural Intergration

We tend to think of the brain encased in our skulls as our only brain but did you know that your body has a least two locations that contain a collection of neural cells just like the brain in the skull?  The heart and the gut are the locations of two other brains we have. […]

Foods That Improve Brain Function and Brain Health

Foods That Improve Brain Function and Brain Health

People often tend to overlook the relationship that food has on our brain function. Just as our bodies need the correct food to get peak physical performance so too do our brains. Natural brain supplements like Neurolon are extremely effective but that does not mean you can fuel your brain with junk food and expect […]