Redefining Psychology and ADHD w. Dr James Greenblatt, MD (Ep 29)

This episode with Dr. James M Greenblatt, MD is all about ADHD and how to treat underlying causes with functional medicine, nutrition, and supplementation. Who Is Dr. James M Greenblatt, MD A pioneer in the field of integrative medicine, James M. Greenblatt, MD, has treated patientssince 1988. After receiving his medical degree and completing his …

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Fix Your Genes: Using Nutrigenomics and SNP’s To Optimize Your Brain w. Penny Kendall Reed (Ep 8)

We’re talking all about genes and nutrigenomics with genetics expert Dr. Penny Kendall-Reed, BSc, ND. Dr. Penny Kendall-Reed is a Naturopathic Doctor in Toronto. After graduating from McGill University in Neurobiology, she earned a degree in Naturopathic Medicine from the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine; here she received the Dr. Allen Tyler Award for Most …

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DNA Methylation, nootropics

Why Methylation Is Essential For Proper Gene Expression

If you have been researching topics related to nootropic supplements or cognitive health, you may have heard about a process known as “methylation.” This process is an essential factor that affects many different mental and physical factors. We think it’s certainly worth understanding the basics of methylation if you are interested in holistic nootropic supplements. …

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COMT gene mutations

The Ultimate COMT Gene Guide | Mood, Mutations, & More

What Does The COMT Gene Do? One of the most important single genes when it comes to cognitive function and mental performance is the COMT gene. The COMT gene encodes for the catechol-O-methyltransferase (COMT) enzyme. This enzyme is critical for brain function, as it is responsible for degrading catecholamines. Catecholamines are the class of neurotransmitters …

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