Posts Tagged ‘dopamine’
Here in the West, most of us don’t feel fully awake without a trip to the coffee machine or our local Starbucks. Millions of people rely on a cup – or five – of Joe to feel awake, alert, and stimulated all day long. Others prefer to get their oomph in a can, downing energy drinks such as Red Bull like they’re water. But there may be an even better way to get your buzz. In fact, there’s an intriguing substance found in the leaves of a simple plant – one that promises a gentle energy boost, combined with feeling […]
Continue reading L-theanine: A Better Alternative to Coffee?
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Tags: alertness, attention, caffeine, cognition, dopamine, egcg, energy, GABA, green tea, l-theanine, memory, polyphenols, stress
Nobody smokes cigarettes because they didn’t get the memo about lung cancer. And nobody eats junk food because they didn’t get the memo about sugar. No, we continue to eat foods that pack on the belly fat, because we can’t resist them. And that’s by design. You see, there are powerful forces that are seemingly outside of our control that conspire to make us fat, sick, tired and even depressed. These “little demons” wreak havoc on our ability to control cravings, combat urges and avoid temptation. The result is expanded waistlines, failed diets, and drained energy. But there is a […]
Continue reading 5 “Little Demons” that Pack on Belly Fat
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Tags: blood sugar, Burn Fat, diet, dopamine, insulin resistance, jonny bowden, lower blood sugar, nutrition, obesity, weight gain, Weight Loss
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