Build a Better Learner

Is it possible to use EEGs to detect learning disabilities in infants?  or even just optimize the brain for learning? it's possible. Neuroscientists have started to reveal research that, at the most basic level, reveals what happens in the brain when we learn something new. Check out this article and see what the essential processes are that underlie learning. 

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Want to Become a Zen Master?

For anyone that has ever doubted meditation's ability to bust stress and boost brain power, it's time to reconsider. Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (FMRI) is now proving what Buddhist monks have known all along: meditation works. Indeed, FMRIs are revealing that meditators not only cut stress and boost concentration while meditating, but also fundamentally alter the structure of their brains, increasing areas related to higher level thinking and muting the fight or flight messages sent by the…

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The Edge You Need To Set The Curve

#200500916-001 / gettyimages.com 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 on the horizon, it's time to put it all together.  In a shell, Mental Mojo works by maximizing levels of acetylcholine, the brain's fuel for thought, through the interaction of several powerful active ingredients: Vinpocetine: Pumps the brain up by increasing cerebral blood flow and oxygen delivery;…

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The Mental Mojo Experiment: 30 days, all brain, no pain

Full disclosure: I have done some web design work for Mental Mojo, but this is not a paid for post Introduction Today’s world is fast paced and busy, you need to be able to function well at school, work, and play, all while performing at the top of your game. Many turn to Adderall to get the focus and brain power they need. 6% of all college students take Adderall nonmedically (not for ADHD)  on a regular…

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