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VAGA.org is all about natural biohacking. We cover everything in natural biotech; from finding over the counter Adderall alternatives to trialing the best nootropics on sale today. We believe that it is possible to significantly improve every aspect of your health and performance by making relatively small changes to your diet, lifestyle, and supplement regimen.
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Nootropics for ADHD: Tackling distraction & hyperactivity
(1 days ago) While natural supplements should not be used in place of medicine prescribed by a doctor, nootropics represent a far safer alternative to drugs like Adderall for people who do not have diagnosed ADHD. This is important, as many people today use drugs like Adderall not to treat ADHD but to promote focus, learning, and productivity. Students
Adderall Alternatives 2021: Natural, legal, OTC
(7 days ago) Adderall is a pharmaceutial drug primarily used for the treatment of ADHD and ADD, although it is also being investigated for the treatment of narcolepsy and various behavioral disorders in adolescents. Adderall is not the name of a drug itself. Rather, it is a brand name for a stack of four amphetamine salts:
Citicoline: Is this the ultimate natural nootropic
(3 days ago) Citicoline is a fantastic all-round nootropic substance. It has direct physical effects on the brain. As such, it enhances multiple different aspects of cognitive performance. It raises acetylcholine levels, which means enhanced focus, learning, verbal fluency, and muscle contraction in the short term.
Best Energy Supplements 2021: Fight fatigue & enhance
(5 days ago) The best herbs for energy are Ashwagandha (for sleep), Rhodiola rosea (for chronic stress), Korean ginseng (for vitality), and Ginkgo biloba (for cerebral blood flow). These are the herbs with the most solidly proven effects on fatigue, recovery, energy, sleep, and cognitive function.
Best Nootropics 2021: Top Brain Supplements for Focus
(7 days ago) Ashwagandha is a staple of ayurverdic medicine. It has long been used as a general cure-all. While it is far from a panacea, Ashwagandha does have one extremely interesting benefit – it suppresses cortisol. Clinical trials have found that ashwagandha supplementation quickly reduces serum cortisol levels in …
Can you take probiotics and prebiotics together
(9 days ago) Probiotics have been extraordinarily popular supplements for some time now. Recently though, prebiotic supplements have started to become just as widely-used as probiotics. This raises an interesting question: can you take probiotics and prebiotics together? After all, prebiotics and probiotics promote a healthier, more efficient gut.
Is Nicotine a nootropic
(1 days ago) Nicotine is an incredible nootropic. As explained above, its stimulates the release of multiple different neurotransmitters at the same time. This gives it multiple, seemingly conflicting effects. It also makes it an ideal nootropic for people who need to get a …
Tyrosine and anxiety: Can this amino acid reduce
(2 days ago) Bottom line. Tyrosine is an excellent nootropic to use to combat anxiety. It does not act as a sedative and it does not impair cognitive performance when it suppresses anxiety. Instead, it boosts dopamine levels, which promotes motivation, mood, and focus. It is the ideal anti-anxiety nootropic in many ways as it simultaneously boosts cognitive
The Best Sleep Aids Of 2021: See our rankings! • VAGA
(7 days ago) #1 – Performance Lab Sleep . Performance Lab Sleep is the best sleep aid in the world right now. No other stack even comes close – Performance Lab Sleep is way ahead of the competition.It is a complete sleep aid; it reduces sleep latency, promotes deep, restorative sleep, and helps you stay asleep for …
Adderall and Anxiety: Does this popular study drug cause
(2 days ago) It may shock some of you, but Adderall is currently one of the most commonly abused drugs in North America. Although it is a pharmaceutical drug designed for the treatment of ADHD (under medical supervision), Adderall is widely used by diverse groups, from students and …
Nootropics For Social Anxiety: Using nootropic
(1 days ago) Gingseng is a staple of traditional medicine, where it has been used as everythin from a fertility drug to an energy booster. While traditional medicines are typically just placebos, it appears that there is something to the use of Ginseng as an anxiolytic.
Quiet Mind Plus Review: Doesn't work
(5 days ago) Hawthorn is used in traditional medicine for the treatment of both high and low blood pressure. Some traditional medicine practitioners claim that it can help prevent congestive heart failure and fix high cholesterol. As far as we are aware, none of …
Performance Lab Mind Review: Simple & powerful
(Just Now) Summary. Performance Lab Mind is one of the best nootropics we’ve ever come across. Performance Lab Mind combines power, simplicity, and excellent value for money. It uses a handful of potent, scientifically-proven ingredients at ideal doses. All bases are covered; this is a complete package.
PrebioThrive Review: Is it good for gut health
(8 days ago) Hi Jimmie. We disagree that a doctor’s recommendation means that Prebiothrive is a good probiotic. Many doctors, especially those in the US, routinely recommend products because they stand to gain financially from doing so rather than because the medicine or supplement actually works.
Nootropics for Anxiety: The best natural nootropics for
(4 days ago) Ashwagandha. Ashwagandha is one of the nootropics with a long history of use in traditional medicine, specifically Ayurverdic medicine from India. People have used ashwagandha for centuries as a sleep aid, an anti-anxiety medication, and as a libido booster.
Bacopa Monnieri & Memory: How good is this nootropic
(8 days ago) Bacopa monnieri is first and foremost a memory enhancer. There is strong evidence that Bacopa supplementation also increases attention, heightens focus, reduces stress, and promotes calmness. Bacopa monnieri is an adaptogen, so it will definitely …
Somnapure Review: Is this good for enhancing sleep
(4 days ago) Somnapure is a pretty standard sleep aid. It’s not terrible, and it can definitely help you get a better night’s sleep. If you’re struggling with jetlag or anxiety-related sleep disorders, then Somnapure can definitely help you. But there is nothing special about this sleep supplement either. It contains standard ingredients, in …
Luna Sleep Aid Review: Is it worth the hype
(9 days ago) It has been shown in numerous clinical trials to be effective for reducing sleep latency (where you lie awake at night unable to fall asleep). It promotes physical relaxation, brings sleep on faster, and helps you remain asleep for longer. It is an all-round sleep aid – …
Optify Mushrooms Review: Brain-Enhancing Mushrooms
(6 days ago) It has a long history of use in traditional Chinese medicine – and cuisine – where it has been used as a kind of cure-all. While many of its traditional uses are bogus, recent studies have found that it has one extremely powerful property – stimulating neuron growth and proliferation.
Azoth 2.0 Review: Is this a good nootropic
(9 days ago) Bacopa monnieri is a staple of Ayurverdic medicine. Unlike many such substances, however, it has been proven to be an effective memory-enhancer. An adaptogen, Bacopa monnieri supplementation improves memory function slowly over time. The most robust clinical trials show the most pronounced effects after 8 weeks of consistent supplementation.
ZzzQuil Pure Zzzs Review: Why All The Hype
(2 days ago) It is another traditional medicine staple (in some parts of the world at least). While there is extensive anecdotal data for this one, there isn’t so much hard scientific evidence. We’re tried our best to find some, but as yet we’ve not been able to find any conclusive clinical data proving that Valerian Root can enhance sleep in humans.
HVMN Rise Review: Top quality nootropic for focus
(9 days ago) Bacopa monnieri is an adaptogen and one of the staple herbs of Ayurverdic medicine. Many of its traditional uses are – as you might expect – bunk. But modern science has found that Bacopa monnieri does indeed have one interesting property: it massively improves memory retention and recall. Supplementing with Bacopa monnieri for 6 to 12
Mind Lab Pro Review: The complete package nootropic
(2 days ago) Mind Lab Pro is, in many ways, the perfect daily nootropic stack. It enhances multiple different aspects of cognition. It has both short, medium, and long-term effects. It is extremely safe and should be completely side effect-free for 99.9% of users.
Primal One Sleep Aid Review: A Novel But Flawed Stack • VAGA
(5 days ago) Rutaecarpine is an extract from a plant used in traditional Chinese medicine. Like all herbs used in traditional medicines, the plant is said to have wide ranging properties. Rutaecarpine might have some specific uses for people trying to get a better night’s sleep.
Performance Lab Sleep Review: Is it really that good
(6 days ago) It is a real, all-round sleep aid, improving mood, reducing anxiety, and making you feel sleepy at the right time of night. The 250mg we get from Performance Lab Sleep is absolutely perfect for a gentle but real improvement in sleep quality, duration, and timing. Once again, Performance Lab Sleep has opted for a much higher quality form of an
Genius Sleep Aid Review: Does This Sleep Aid Deserve The
(1 days ago) Rutacarpine is a natural plant extract said to have a wide variety of benefits. It has been used for centuries in traditional Chinese medicine – the whole plant has anyway. Some recent studies found that rutaecarpine decreased serum caffeine levels in mice.
Does ZzzQuil make you drowsy
(Just Now) That said, we can still look at the proprietary blend and make reasonable guess. None of the ingredients in ZzzQuil are known to cause drowsiness, even in large doses. The only truly active ingredient in the prop blend is lemon balm, which just reduces night-time anxiety. So it is highly unlikely that you’ll feel drowsy while using ZzzQuil.
Natrogix Prime Mind Review: How good is this nootropic
(9 days ago) It is a central herb in Ayurverdic medicine; it has been used for hundreds of years for a variety of purposes, from curing fever to increasing vitality. We now know that Bacopa monnieri is a powerful memory-enhancer. Supplementation with Bacopa monnieri drastically improves performance in various memory tests in as little as 8 weeks.
Can nootropics cause brain damage
(5 days ago) Before we go any further, we need to point out that nootropics are not as effective for treating brain damage or brain injury of any kind than the medicine or treatments prescribed by your doctor. Brain injuries are extremely differential and very serious; you need tailored medical care to treat them and recover from them.
Nutrachamps DREAMRITE Review: How good is this sleep aid
(6 days ago) Valerian is a very common ingredient in sleep supplements. It has long been used as an anxiolytic and a sleep aid in traditional medicine. However, we have never managed to find any conclusive, scientific proof that it actually works as promised.