Sometimes we all feel a little sluggish and like we’re in a bit of a fog. Liquid Health Mental Boost, which is intended to increase alertness and mental health, contains many ingredients known to help in these areas. Today I’ll share information on some of this wonderful products ingredients and why they are so helpful for those looking for a little enhancement to their mental faculties!
Vitamin B1 (Thiamine), Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin), Vitamin B3 (Niacin), Vitamin B5 (Pantothenic Acid), Vitamin B6 (Pyrodoxine), Vitamin B12 (Cyanocobalamin), Folic Acid – Psychology Today says B Vitamins are “necessary for production of neurotransmitters, which regulate mood and conduct messages through the brain.”
DMAE (2-dimethylaminoethanol bitartrate) – A 2003 study posted on the US National Library of Medicine said that subjects who took a vitamin-mineral drug combination containing dimethylaminoethanol (DMAE) experienced “increased vigilance and attention” as well as “a better mood for the active drug group”
Ginkgo Biloba (24/6%) – According to Medline Plus “Taking ginkgo leaf extract by mouth seems to improve some thinking skills in healthy young to middle-aged people. Ginkgo might modestly improve memory and speed of mental processing in people without memory loss.”
Phosphatidyl Serine – “Several studies involving phosphatidylserine indicate a benefit — improved cognitive abilities and behaviors.” Glenn Smith, Ph.D. on Mayo Clinic website
Phosphatidyl Choline – “The body makes a brain chemical called acetylcholine from phosphatidylcholine. Acetylcholine is important for memory and other bodily functions.” – WebMD.com
Linoleic Acid and Gamma Linoleic Acid (GLA) – From the University of Maryland Medical Center: “EFAs are important to normal brain and behavioral function.”
Huperzine A 5% – WebMD.com says, “it (Huperzine A) causes an increase in the levels of acetylcholine. Acetylcholine is one of the chemicals that our nerves use to communicate in the brain, muscles, and other areas.”