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Want to Ace Your Exams? These 9 Scientifically Proven Study Tips Will Up Your Chances!

Do exams strike fear into your heart? ASAP Science spent time ‘researching the research’ – here are 9 BEST Scientifically Proven Study Tips

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Proven Tips to Make Your Reading Time and Comprehension Better

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Part of the secret to learning more easily is to understand HOW to study. This will help improve your reading time and comprehension

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More on Using Supplements for Attention Issues (including ADD)

by Dr. Arielle Levitan and Dr. Romy Block In our previous article we discussed some supplements that have been show to be beneficial to attention, including attention deficit disorder (ADD).  As you know, not everything that is suggested to be useful actually has the desired result. Zinc Some have suggested Zinc can be useful to […]

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Can Attention Be Enhanced with Supplements?

By Dr. Arielle Levitan and Dr. Romy Block As physicians we often hear people complain that they have trouble holding their attention.  Sometimes this is a temporary issue, while for others it is an on going struggle.  Of course life circumstances and other distractions can play a role. Distractions aside, we often hear about the […]

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[VIDEO] What Is a Growth Mindset, and Why Would You Want One?

Carol S. Dweck, Ph.D., a Professor of Psychology at Stanford University, is a leading researcher in the field of motivation. She has spent years examining success and achievement, and has come up with the concept of a Growth Mindset. But what is a “mindset?” According to Wikipedia: A mindset is a set of assumptions, methods, […]

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[Video] Would You Like to Improve Your Ability to Learn?

If so, you may be interested in this free course offered by the University of California at San Diego. Whether you have difficulty learning or not, this course will give you several tools that can help you learn more easily – even if it is a tough subject. The course lasts for 4 weeks, and […]

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Want To Prevent Memory Loss? These Supplements Can Help!

By Drs. Arielle Levitan and Romy Block In our previous article, we discussed several vitamins that can help your brain fitness.  Vitamins B, C, D and E can all provide benefits, but they are not all.  There are other types of supplements that can help as well. Another consideration when trying to prevent memory loss […]

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Can Vitamins Help Boost Your Memory? These Do!

By Drs. Arielle Levitan and Romy Block It seems that everyone either suffers from problems with memory or they are concerned about developing them. Many people even in their 30s and 40s fear they are heading down the road to Alzheimer’s Disease as they see their memory slip. And they should be.  Recent data shows that nearly one […]

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Have Crystal-Clear Critical Thinking By Avoiding These Traps

by Scott Kraus, Dr. G’s Brainworks Human Beings tend to think they are very smart. Aren’t we the pinnacle of intelligent life? It turns out that being human has its share of problems when it comes to clarity of thought. We have evolved over time to respond to certain things in a certain way, and […]

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What is the Brain Impact of Allowing Screen Time for Babies 0-2 Years Old – PART 2

(Editor’s Note: In Part 1, Dr. Bennett introduced the topic of screen time for babies and different points of view about what is acceptable.  In this next part, she gives some sensible guidelines for how to deal with the topic.) In summary, research has demonstrated that excessive screen time use by young children may result […]

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