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Neuroplasticity

Lifestyle Modulators of Neuroplasticity: How Physical Activity, Mental Engagement, and Diet Promote Cognitive Health during Aging

Endocannabinoid Signaling in Reward and Addiction

9+ Foods to Improve Brain Health and Memory

By: The Dr. Perlmutter Team As we’ve stated before, one of the most fascinating things about the human brain is that neuroplasticity, the process by which the brain undergoes changes in response to internal...

6 Powerful Ways to Improve Brain Health

By: The Dr. Perlmutter Team What does it mean to have a healthy brain? It means having a brain that is readily capable of performing all of its vital functions. This includes basic functions, like regulati...

Understanding The Dynamic Brain with The Institute for Functional Medicine

It's an honor to be asked to join The Institute for Functional Medicine for their 2017 Annual International Conference. This year's theme hits especially close to home for me: The Dynamic Brain - Revealing t...

Palatable Hyper-Caloric Foods Impact on Neuronal Plasticity

Modulatory effect of coffee fruit extract on plasma levels of brain-derived neurotrophic factor in healthy subjects

Magnesium Threonate Powers the Brain

Lately, in the lectures that I have been presenting to medical professionals, I have been emphasizing the virtues of magnesium threonate. Aside from the information I’ve been presenting, I thought it would b...

High BDNF Tied to Lower Alzheimer’s Risk

Growth hormone for the brain. What a concept. Truth is, science has indeed identified a protein that does exactly that, and it’s called brain-derived neurotrophic hormone (BDNF). Knowing about BDNF is even m...

How Sunshine Builds a Better Brain

Growth hormone for the brain. What a concept. Truth is, science has indeed identified a protein that does exactly that. It’s called brain-derived neurotrophic hormone (BDNF). While this may sound compelling ...