Nutrition For The Brain (Evidence-Based)

When treating a condition, it is important to focus on nutrition in addition to the physiological irregularities manifesting in the disease and their symptomatic management. The body is literally a product of nutrition, and the brain is no exception. The most common brain disorders are characterized by neurodegeneration – the breakdown and damage of brain… Read More Nutrition For The Brain (Evidence-Based)

Ritalin Alternative: Natural ADHD treatment

With the recently publicized findings on methylphenidate (Ritalin) and its harmful cardiac effects in children, parents are searching for an alternate way of treating their children’s ADHD. Ritalin, though it is known for calming children with ADHD, occupies more of the neural transporters responsible for getting high, than cocaine. Long term, this causes unwanted and… Read More Ritalin Alternative: Natural ADHD treatment

Mental Hyperactivity – A Classical Ayurveda Approach

When a person has trouble concentrating, focusing or keeping the mind still, it is considered a problem of “Vata” (the air element), within the body. Vata is the physiological mechanism responsible for the conduction/induction of movement, perception, and consciousness itself (The nervous system functions) , this obviously includes the mental faculty. The functions of the air… Read More Mental Hyperactivity – A Classical Ayurveda Approach