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Brain Supplements

Updated on June 26, 2013

What are brain supplements? Do they work?

Feeling sluggish, tired, confused, distracted or maybe the old head is just plain foggy? Worried about depression, anxiety, senility, Alzheimers, or cognitive memory loss?

All are symptoms and problems related to our brain and brain functions. If your computer is running slow, you can run defrag and clean up the "junk and clutter", wouldn't it be nice to do the same with the brain as well?

There are supplemens and herbs which can help improve brain functions and improve clarity and focus. Let's take a look at a few.



This lens does not construe medical advice - that should come only from a licenced physician or nutritionist. Further, before taking any supplement or embarking on a supplement regime, consult your physician first. This site is for informational purposes only. Thanks!

Supplements for Brain Health

Disclaimer: This is not medical information, just information to consider. Please consult with your health practitioner before taking any supplement.

Supplements for Brain Health

Omega 3 Fatty acids - May protect the nerve cells in your brain

Ginkgo Biloba - Herbal supplement which may help with memory and blood flow to brain.

Vitamin E, B12 and D - To keep your blood flowing, to deal with stress and to fight against aging.

Acetyl E Carnitine - A fatty acid which may protect your nervous system.

Coenzyme Q10 - Also called CoQ10, a powerful anti-oxidant which may help prevent aging and even Parkinson's disease.

Healthy Brain Supplements

There are some natural supplements which may actually help your brain "work" better, known as nootropics or smart drugs. Traditionally, these supplements work by increasing the blood and oxygen flow to the brain. Many times, certain supplements claim they work because they are able to penetrate the blood brain barrier and can make one feel like their brain is "working more effectively".

Brain supplements are devised for different areas such as memory, cognitive function, concentration, and learning.

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      halloweenprops 5 years ago

      Good food helps, and then I like some supplements to ensure I am getting more nutrients.

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      anonymous 5 years ago

      Thanks for sharing this great lens. :)

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      anonymous 5 years ago

      Thank for the info. It's very interesting to know that you're very kind to share this kind of knowledge.

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      PickupTrucksFan1 5 years ago

      Need all the help I can get...

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      William Leverne Smith 5 years ago from Hollister, MO

      Thanks for sharing! ;-)

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      paneuromix 5 years ago

      It's an interesting regimen that you have. for how long have you been following this regimen?