Thought that counts —
less in mg’s that is, and more in empowering your brain to think it's way, waaay ahead.
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Brain Snacks
PLUS(c) is a supplement pack featuring a mix of nootropics and placebos training your brain to think in the right direction.
Each pack comes with 30 tablets containing 15 nootropics and 15 placebos randomly assorted.
Choose which PLUS(c) you’re feeling today.
Brain Lottery
Tablets are numbered 1-30 and correspond with the PLUS(c)hart included in each pack. Mark the day each tablet was taken along with a few notes to track your progress. At the end of the month, scratch off the tablet types on the back of the PLUS(c)hart to see which you took each day. Solid equals nootropic and empty means placebo.
What are Nootropics?
An assortment of cognitive enhancement drugs that boost mental focus, performance and awareness. Like coffee in a capsule, but without the crash.
What are placebos?
An inert substance (like a sugar pill) that can trick the brain into thinking it’s something else and performing like it's someone else.
Not buying it?
Take the Dr.’s word for it. Here are a few articles on the power of placebo from some of the top medical journals.
The Power of the Placebo Effect
Harvard
Your mind can be a powerful healing tool when given the chance. The idea that your brain can convince your body a fake treatment is the real thing — the so-called placebo effect — and thus stimulate healing has been around for millennia. Now science has found that under the right circumstances, a placebo can be just as effective as traditional treatments…
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Illness and interpersonal healing
NCBI
We suggest the hypothesis that the placebo effect operates predominantly by producing symptomatic relief of illness, such as pain, anxiety, and fatigue, rather than by modifying the pathophysiology of disease. The placebo effect as a clinical phenomenon is characterized as representing the interpersonal component of healing, as distinct from spontaneous natural healing and technological healing dependent on physiologically active pharmaceuticals or procedures...
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Placebo Effects in Medicine
NEJM
Research has revealed placebo effects to be genuine biopsychosocial phenomena representing more than simply spontaneous remission or normal symptom fluctuations. How can this understanding be used to benefit patients?..
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