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Welcome to Mental Mojo’s Nootropic Blog, where we will keep you posted on all matters of nootropics information. Team Mojo makes it a point to stay on top of all information that pertains to our products, whether it be fresh or widely studied. Our Nootropic Blog is intended to provide you with any nootropics information that could possibly interest you or help you better understand the benefits of how nootropics can provide you with clean, sustainable energy and focus on a daily basis.

At Mental Mojo, we’re devoted to keeping you in the loop. We will bend over backward to make sure you understand just exactly what it is that you’re taking and why it works to deliver you such clean, unadulterated energy. Because this can get super science-y and we realize not everyone is a scientist, (although we think this is a great time to brag about the fact that Mental Mojo was created by a neuroscientist), we promise to relay all information in terms that everyone can understand and (hopefully) will even find interesting. We also feature blogs to help you navigate life a bit better, whether you’re a student facing finals or a nurse battling long nights.

We’ve created this Nootropic Blog for you. We’re honored to have you on board as one of our customers and we want to deliver transparent answers to any questions that may arise regarding nootropics. If you’re not finding what you’re looking for on our blog or website, please feel free to reach out to our friendly staff. We’re always happy to assist where we can.

Happy reading, learning, and go-getting. Thanks for your interest in Mental Mojo!

How Does Music Help You Focus?

by Alexander LaCroix on

There seems to be two different types of people in the world: ones who use music to focus and ones who need complete and total silence in order...

The Effects of Stress on the Brain

by Alexander LaCroix on

In the short term, stress can positively boost energy and focus, such as during an athletic competition or a public speaking engagement. But over the long term, the...

Are Multilinguists’ Brains Better Than Yours?

by Alexander LaCroix on

Learning a new language has a profoundly positive impact on the brain.  On a superficial level, one assimilates a new culture–along with its novel ideas–in the process.  For instance, have you ever...

Predicting Brilliance From Brain Activity

by Alexander LaCroix on

Will it be possible? The answer is: “Sort of.” The notion begins with the premise that “some brains are better than others at certain things, simply because of the way...

Vinpocetine: The MVP of Nootropic Supplementation

by Alexander LaCroix on

The most powerful of Mental Mojo’s active ingredients is plant-derived Vinpocetine, also known as “Viagra for the brain.”[1] As stated in the International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research,...

Why Phosphatidylserine is for Jocks AND Geniuses

by Alexander LaCroix on

Mental Mojo’s Phosphatidylserine is one of those rare nootropics that significantly improves performance both in the classroom and on the field.  “By strengthening and fortifying cell membranes, phosphatidylserine strengthens memory, increases attention...

Sleep Deprivation Makes You Drunk (Sort Of)

by Alexander LaCroix on

Brain damage, hallucinations, impaired wit, risky decisions, slurred speech: can you guess what causes all of these alarming side effects? Many of us would immediately assume hardcore drug...

Ingredient Spotlight: L-Tyrosine, Creativity Booster

by Alexander LaCroix on

This Science Saturday spotlights one of the actives in Mental Mojo’s proprietary cognition complex:  L-Tyrosine.  A study authored by the Leiden Institute for Brain and Cognition in September of 2014...

The Edge You Need To Set The Curve

by Alexander LaCroix on

This past semester, we’ve explained the science behind the individual ingredients of Mental Mojo through our Wednesday Wisdom blog posts.  We hope it’s been useful.  But with finals...

What the heck are Choline and Acetylcholine, and why are the folks at Mental Mojo so keen on boosting them?

by Alexander LaCroix on

Let’s Break it Down Choline is a chemical precursor or “building block” for Acetylcholine. Choline and its metabolite Acetylcholine are necessary for cholinergic neurotransmission as well as proper...