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Anise

Anise (Pimpinella anisum), also called aniseed, is a flowering plant in the family Apiaceae native to the eastern Mediterranean region and Southwest Asia. Its flavor has similarities with some other spices, such as star anise, fennel, and liquorice. Composition Anise contains an abundant concentrat

Keywords (31) Analgesic, Anesthetic, Anti-Convulsive, Anti-Epileptic, Anti-Seizure, Anticonvulsant, Anticonvulsive, Antiepileptic, Antifungal, Antiinflammatory, Antioxidant, Antiseizure, Brain Health, Cholesterol, Diabetes, Digestion, Dysmenorrhea, Epilepsy, Headache, Hyperglycemia, Hyperlipidemia, Learning, Menstrual Cramps, Mercury Poisoning, Migraine headaches, Muscle Relaxer, Neuroprotective, Phytoestrogen, Safrol, Spatial learning, Ulcers

Astaxanthin

Astaxanthin is a keto-carotenoid. It belongs to a larger class of chemical compounds known as terpenes built from five carbon precursors, isopentenyl diphosphate, and dimethylallyl diphosphate. Healing Properties Antioxidant Astaxanthin is the most powerful natural carotenoid antioxidant.[1] Antii

Keywords (26) Anticancer, Antiinflammatory, Antioxidant, Antiproliferative, Anti‑Fibrotic, Cardioprotective, Carotenoids, Depression, Diabetic Retinopathy, Dyslipidemia, Endurance, Exercise, Eye Health, Eyesight, Fatigue, Fibrosis, Hypertension, Immune Response, Macular Degeneration, Neuroprotective, Nicotine Toxicity, Renal Health, Renal Interstitial Fibrosis, Retinal Toxicity, Skin Health, Testicular Hemorrhage

Bacopa

Bacopa (Bacopa monnieri L.) is also known as thyme-leaved Gratiola or water hyssop (Waterhyssop). Bacopa has been used for augmentation of learning, memory, and brain health for thousands of years. Composition Standardized extract of Bacopa monnieri contains at least 55% bacosides. Healing Propert

Keywords (29) ADD, ADHD, Adaptogen, Alzheimer's, Amnesia, Anti-Convulsive, Anti-Epileptic, Anti-Seizure, Antianxiety, Anticonvulsant, Anticonvulsive, Antidepressant, Antiepileptic, Antiseizure, Antitumor, Anxiety, Anxiolytic, Apoptosis, Cognition, Colon Cancer, Colorectal Cancer, Depression, Epilepsy, Learning, Male reproductive health, Memory, Neuroprotective, Spermatogenesis, Stress

Bergamot

Bergamot (Citrus bergamia) is a fragrant citrus fruit the size of an orange, with a yellow or green color similar to a lime, depending on ripeness. Although native to South‐East Asia, 80% of bergamot is produced in Calabria, southern Italy, where it grows extensively. Bergamot is known to have a hig

Keywords (31) Anticancer, Antiinflammatory, Appetite Control, Aspartate, Brain Health, Cancer, Collagen Production, Colorectal Cancer, Cystic fibrosis, GABA, Glutamate, Glycine, Hair Health, High Cholesterol, Hippocampus, Hyperlipidemia, Learning, Lung Inflammation, Lungs, Mental Health, Metabolic Syndrome, Naringin, Neuroprotective, Neurotransmitters, Obesity, Schizophrenia, Skin Health, Taurine, Ulcers, Weight Loss, Weight Management

Bilberry

Bilberry (Vaccinium myrtillus) Composition * Bilberry fruits contain larger amounts of catechin-type tannins.[1] Healing Properties * Acetylcholinesterase inhibitor: (Anticholinesterase) Bilberry extract demonstrates moderate Acetylcholinesterase inhibition. * Inhibiting the acetylcholinesterase

Keywords (12) Acetylcholinesterase inhibitor, Alzheimer's, Antiaging, Anticholinesterase, Antiinflammatory, Antimicrobial, Antimutagenic, Antioxidant, Antiulcer, Chelation, Kidney Health, Neuroprotective

Blackberry

The Blackberry is an edible soft fruit, consisting of a cluster of soft purple-black drupelets.[1] Healing Properties Brain Health Antioxidant Free radical scavenging. Anti-glycation Glycation is associated with several neurodegenerative disorders, including Alzheimer’s disease (AD), where it pote

Keywords (5) Alzheimer's, Antiglycation, Antioxidant, Brain Health, Neuroprotective

Blueberry

Blueberries (Cyanococcus Vaccinium) are all native to North America, and were introduced into Europe in the 1930s.[1] Healing Properties Antioxidant Free radical scavenging.[2] Brain Health The polyphenols and other phytochemicals contained in blueberries can be detected all throughout the brain.[

Keywords (18) Alzheimer's, Antioxidant, Brain Health, Brain Plasticity, Cardioprotective, Cognition, Cognitive Decline, Diabetes, Digestion, Fiber, Glucose Regulation, Gut Health, Learning, Memory, Neurogenesis, Neuroprotective, Prebiotic, Probiotic

Cannabis

Cannabis is mostly used for recreation or as a medicinal drug, although it may also be used for spiritual purposes. Medical cannabis, or medical marijuana, can refer to the use of cannabis and its cannabinoids to treat disease or improve symptoms. Cannabis has psychoactive and physiological effects

Keywords (1) Neuroprotective

Chamomile

Chamomile Healing Properties Antispasmodic (spasmolytic) Anxiolytic Apigenin is a flavonoid contained in the aqueous extract of Chamomile. This flavonoid has demonstrated significant anxiolytic activity.[1] Neuroprotective * The methanolic extract of M. recutita demonstrated significant neuroprot

Keywords (6) Antispasmodic, Anxiolytic, Neuroprotective, Sedative, Spasmolytic, Stimulant

Cistanche

Cistanche is a parasitic desert plant found throughout the world. They take over the roots of other plants to get their water and nutrients. Composition The active ingredients are phenylethanoids, monoterpenes and polysaccharides.[1] Healing Properties Antiaging Cistanche deserticola has been foun

Keywords (9) Alzheimer's, Antiaging, Antibody Production, Antinociceptive, Fatigue, Kidney Deficiency, Neurasthenia, Neuroprotective, Pain Management

Coconut Oil

Coconut Oil[1] Healing Properties Disease / Symptom Treatment Sources: 1. Title: Author(s): Institution(s): Publication: Date: Abstract: Link: Citations: ↩

Keywords (24) Alzheimer's, Antibacterial, Antidiabetic, Antifungal, Antiinflammatory, Antimicrobial, Antiosteoperosis, Antioxidant, Antiviral, Bone Health, Bone Loss, Candida, Good Cholesterol, Gum Health, Healthy Lipid Profile, High Blood Pressure, Hypertension, Lauric acid, Neuroprotective, Oral Health, Oxidative Stress, Weight Control, Weight Loss, Yeast Infections

Cranberry

Cranberry[1] Healing Properties * Brain Health: * Antioxidant: Free radical scavenging. * Anti-glycation: Glycation is associated with several neurodegenerative disorders, including Alzheimer’s disease (AD, where it potentiates the aggregation and toxicity of proteins such as β-amyloid (Aβ). *

Keywords (6) Alzheimer's, Antioxidant, Brain Health, Diabetes, Glycation, Neuroprotective

Holy Basil

Holy Basil (Ocimum tenuiflorum syn Ocimum sanctum) is also known as tulsi or tulasi. The plant is used as a tea and for its essential oils.[1] Composition Eugenol, rosmarinic acid, carvacrol, oleanolic acid.[2] Synergistic Properties Can be combined with other cerebral stimulants such as rosemary,

Keywords (37) Adaptogen, Analgesic, Anticancer, Antidiabetic, Antifungal, Antilipemic, Antimicrobial, Antioxidant, Antispasmodic, Antiviral, Anxiety, Atherosclerosis, Brain Health, Cardioprotective, Cardiovascular Health, Cerebral Stimulant, Dental plaque, Diabetes, Digestive Aid, Expectorant, Gingival, Gingivitis, Gum Health, Head Trauma, Hepatoprotective, Herpes, High Blood Pressure, Hypercholesterolemia, Hyperlipidemia, Hypolipidemic, Immunomodulator, Neuroprotective, Oral Health, Pain Management, Stress, Tooth plaque, Ulcers

Lavender

Lavender (Lavandula angustifolia) formerly known as L. officinalis, Lavendula is a flowering plant in the family Lamiaceae (mint), native to the Mediterranean. Healing Properties Antidepressant Reduced anxiety and depression-like behavior.[1] Anxiolytic (anti-anxiety) Demonstrated a striking antid

Keywords (7) Alzheimer's, Antidepressant, Anxiolytic, Depression, Insomnia, Neurodepressive, Neuroprotective

Lion's Mane Mushroom

Lion's Mane Mushroom (Hericium erinaceus) Healing Properties Anticancer (anti-cancer)[1] Antioxidant Hypolipidemic Immunomodulating Neuro-protective Disease / Symptom Treatment Sources: 1. Title: Anticancer and other therapeutic relevance of mushroom polysaccharides: A holistic appraisal Auth

Keywords (5) Anticancer, Antioxidant, Hypolipidemic, Immunomodulation, Neuroprotective

Nicotinamide

Nicotinamide (NAD) is a form of Vitamin B3. Nicotinamide riboside (NR), a pyridine-nucleoside form of vitamin B3 and precursor to NAD+ seems to be the most vitally beneficial form to supplement with. Healing Properties * Antiaging: Helps ameliorate age-related metabolic decline and disease.[1] * I

Keywords (8) Antiaging, Brain Health, Heart Disease, Heart Failure, Neurodegenerative Diseases, Neuroprotection, Neuroprotective, Parkinson's Disease

Nobiletin

Nobiletin is a phytochemical found abundantly in citrus peels.[1] Most abundantly found in tangerines sweet orange peel (Citrus sinensis) and in bitter orange peel (Citrus aurantium).[2] Composition / Absorption Nobiletin is a citrus flavonoid with multiple methoxy groups that has a poor water sol

Keywords (16) Anti-atherogenic, Anti-tumor, Antiatherogenic, Antiinflammatory, Antitumor, Arteriosclerosis, Atherogenesis, Atherosclerosis, Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, Blood Health, Cardiovascular Health, Heart Health, Leukemia, Memory, Neuroprotective, Vascular Health

Oleocanthal

Oleocanthal is a phenylethanoid, or a type of natural phenolic compound found in extra-virgin olive oil.[1] Healing Properties * Antiinflammatory: The anti-inflammatory activity of oleocanthal was initially investigated in relation to ibuprofen because these two compounds share similar chemical st

Keywords (8) Alzheimer's, Anticancer, Antiinflammatory, Antimicrobial, Antioxidant, Breast Cancer, Cancer, Neuroprotective

Raspberry

Raspberry[1] Healing Properties Antioxidant Free radical scavenging. Brain Health Neuroprotective Anti-glycation Glycation is associated with several neurodegenerative disorders, including Alzheimer’s disease (AD, where it potentiates the aggregation and toxicity of proteins such as β-amyloid (Aβ)

Keywords (5) Alzheimer's, Anti-Glycation, Antioxidant, Brain Health, Neuroprotective

Resveratrol

Resveratrol is a type of natural phenol produced by several plants. Healing Properties * Antiaging: Resveratrol mimics the antioxidant and antiaging effects of caloric restriction.[1] * Anticancer: Resveratrol inhibits the growth of human gastric carcinoma cells.[2] * Antiinflammatory: * Anti-o

Keywords (11) Alzheimer's, Antiaging, Anticancer, Antiinflammatory, Brain Health, Cardiovascular Health, Endothelial Health, Gut Health, Heart Health, Kidney Health, Neuroprotective

Rosemary

Rosemary[1] (Rosmarinus officinalis) Healing Properties * Antimicrobial (anti-microbial) * Antiepileptic: anticonvulsant activity against seizures.[1] * Antioxidant * Antiparkinson’s: The compound carnosol (from Rosemary) significantly protected brain cells from neurotoxicity and improved the c

Keywords (20) Anti-Convulsive, Anti-Epileptic, Anti-Seizure, Antianxiety, Anticonvulsant, Anticonvulsive, Antidpressant, Antiepileptic, Antimicrobial, Antioxidant, Antiseizure, Anxiolytic, Circulatory Stimulant, Digestion, Memory, Mental Stimulant, Neuroprotective, Sexual Function, Spermatogenesis, Testosterone

Schisandra Berry

Schisandra berry (Schisandra chinensis) is also called the magnolia berry or five-flavor fruit. Healing Properties Anticonvulsive (anti-convulsive, anticonvulsant, antiseizure, anti-seizure) used to prevent or reduce the severity of epileptic fits or seizures. Hepatoprotection (antihepatotoxicity)

Keywords (13) Alzheimer's, Anti-Convulsive, Anti-Seizure, Anticonvulsant, Anticonvulsive, Antiseizure, Brain Health, Dementia, Learning, Liver Protection, Memory, Muscle Health, Neuroprotective

Theanine

Theanine is a component of green tea.[1] Healing Properties * Helps control the overstimulation of brain cells * Promotes relaxation without loss of alertness * Stimulates the production of GABA (the relaxation response neurotransmitter). Disease / Symptom Treatment * Anxiety / Manic * Inhibit

Keywords (6) Anxiety, Brain Health, Mania, Manic, Neuroprotective, Relaxation

Walnut

Walnut (Juglans regia) Healing Properties * Antibiotic: * Antibacterial: * Brain Health: Powerful antioxidant. * Cognition: Improves learning and memory functions.[1] * Neuroprotective:[1] improving neuronal dysfunctions of the brain. * Defatted Walnut Meal Protein Hydrolysates (DWMPH): protec

Keywords (11) Antibacterial, Antibiotic, Antimicrobial, Antioxidant, Cognition, Learning, MRSA, Memory, Neuroprotective, Neurotoxicity, Oxidative Stress