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Think Ginkgo: Longer-term study shows memory benefits from herb

By | June 13th, 2015|HNU Archive, Uncategorized|

Researchers at the UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute found significant improvement in verbal recall among a group of people with age-associated memory impairment who took the herbal supplement ginkgo biloba for six months when compared with a group that received a placebo. The UCLA study, used positron-emission tomography (PET) and found that for subjects taking gingko biloba, [...]

Brain Boost: Sports supplement shown to enhance memory and IQ

By | June 13th, 2015|HNU Archive, Uncategorized|

Research by Australian scientists has shown that taking creatine can give a significant boost to both working memory and general intelligence. The study monitored the effect of creatine supplementation on 45 young adult vegetarian subjects in a double-blind, placebo-controlled experiment. Athletes have known that creatine supplementation can increase sports performance and the compound - a [...]