This article on herbal remedies for anxiety is a guest post from our friends over at Corpina Nootropics. Feelings of anxiety are a common human experience, but anxiety disorders and chronic anxiety can be damaging, and they’re not uncommon. I’m not a very anxious person by nature, but as of late due to harrowing deadlines […]
Smart pills, brain boosters, memory enhancers, brain supplements - whatever you call them, nootropics are part of a broad classification of drugs, nutraceuticals, and supplements that claim to enhance cognitive potential. They come in many forms, but here we’re talking about the natural nootropic alternatives. New to nootropics? Check out the beginner's guide.
So far is this plant’s international reach that it goes by many names: Bacopa monnieri, brahmi, water hyssop, herb of grace, and even Indian pennywort. It is an herb native to the wetlands and marshy areas of the world where it grows wild and produces small white flowers. It can also be found in the […]
Smart pills, brain boosters, memory enhancers, brain supplements – whatever you call them, nootropics are part of a broad classification of drugs, nutraceuticals, and supplements that are touted to enhance cognitive potential through increased mental capabilities, well-being, or learning capacity. These substances come in many forms, but here we’re talking about those natural alternatives that […]
Vinpocetine (pronounced vinn-poh-ce-teen) gets its name from the plant Vinca minor (more commonly known as periwinkle). Periwinkle is a vine-like evergreen ground cover that blooms abundantly every spring. This plant contains over 50 alkaloids, with vinpocetine considered to be the most significant one, as it’s credited with a number of cognitive benefits. Vinpocetine is derived from the alkaloid vincamine […]
We all know how unpleasant headaches can be. Unfortunately, headaches – including migraines – are very common. There are many possible causes of headaches, and probably just as many remedies and treatments. Many of these so-called remedies are based on purely anecdotal evidence, and often times lack scientific support. Sure, you can turn towards a […]