Category: Nootropics
natural nootropics reddit

A Crash Course on Natural Nootropics

Natural nootropics have benefits both in the long term and in the short term. One of the greatest benefits – apart from the boosting of cognitive functioning – is in the adaptive stress response. Some of these compounds can enhance the ability of the brain to resist severe or chronic stress, which can help reduce inflammation and all the health issues that may arise from it.

Continue Reading
50 shades of green mushrooms

Mushroom Mycelium to Build a Better World

Sustainability can have slightly varying meanings based on the context in which it’s used, but in the broadest sense, it refers to how well something maintains itself over a longer period of time. Regarding businesses, there are many physical, geographical, environmental, and social limitations when it comes to formulating a culture of sustainability…

Continue Reading
kava-root-cbd

The Benefits of Kava Root

Kava (Piper Methysticum) is a plant native to the Western Pacific Region. The roots of the tall, shrub-like plant are typically harvested for their active plant elements, their kavalactones. Although kava plants produce 18 types of kavalactones, only six are believed to contribute to the soothing, relaxing effects kava root supplements are known for. The plant extract is often recommended for muscle tension, stress, and restful sleep. Although non-intoxicating, kava root extract can cause drowsiness in large amounts…

Continue Reading
psychedelics mental health benefits

Psychedelics: Silicon Valley and Microdosing

Many Silicon Valley workers have come out and said that they frequently microdose shrooms and LSD to help them think outside of the box, as well as making them more productive. But what’s the reasoning behind this? Is there any science to back up these claims of increased creativity and productivity? And who are the silicon valley tech workers using this new method of psychedelia?

Continue Reading