420: How to improve your memory & overall brain health | Ashley Jordan Ferira, Ph.D., RDN & Milene Brownlow, Ph.D.
Ashley Jordan Ferira, Ph.D., RDN & Milene Brownlow, Ph.D.: “If you focus on your gut and your heart, your brain will thank you.” Ferira, mbg's vice president of scientific affairs, and Brownlow, a health scientist with a nutritional neuroscience focus, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, to discuss how to nourish your brain, plus: - Signs your brain is not as healthy as it could be (~11:40) - Dr. Ashley's brain food pyramid & how to eat to better your mind (~19:52) - How to leverage nootropics for more brainpower (~36:21) - How to get the benefits of coffee without the crash (~43:50) - The ancient berry Brownlow used to eat before exams (~45:00) Referenced in the episode: - Shop mbg nootropics. - Learn more about mbg's entire supplement portfolio. - mbg Podcast episode #404, with Maria Shriver & Patrick Schwarzenegger. - mbg Podcast episode #378 and #150, with Daniel Amen, M.D. - A 2013 study in the New England Journal Of Medicine on glucose levels and cognition. - Read mbg's robust sleep content. - mbg Podcast episode #279, with Deanna Minich, Ph.D. - mbg's nutrition research scientist, Emma Engler, M.S. - A study showing postmenopausal women who took resveratrol had increased cerebrovascular responsiveness (CVR) and cognition.* Take 25% off brain guard+ and focus+ with code BRAINCODE. Cannot combine with gift cards or other discount codes. Apply code at checkout. Enjoy this episode! Whether it's an article or podcast, we want to know what we can do to help here at mindbodygreen. Let us know at: email@example.com. *These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.