Interview with Tord Wingren, founder and executive advisor BrainLit: company on a mission to make healthy indoor lighting for everyone

Did you know that 20 % of our genes are affected by the light? Our genes developed when our ancestors lived outdoors living with the natural light. Yet, many of us today spend a significant portion of our day indoors surrounded by artificial lighting that is suboptimal to our health. What can we do about it?Continue reading “Interview with Tord Wingren, founder and executive advisor BrainLit: company on a mission to make healthy indoor lighting for everyone”

Healthy nootropic snack: Black currant gummies with powdered kava for sound sleep

I love gummy bears! They are cute and taste yummy. Homemade gummies are the best, because you can choose wholesome, healthy ingredients and avoid excessive sugar. Kava is a plant known for its nootropic effects. There are many types of Kava, each with a unique set of effects on our body and brain. Some, likeContinue reading “Healthy nootropic snack: Black currant gummies with powdered kava for sound sleep”

Molecular hydrogen. Can it improve deep sleep?

After Nature Medicine published the now well-known study by a group of Japanese scientists [1] describing hydrogen’s selective antioxidation capacity, hydrogen was widely featured in Japanese media who reported potential health benefits of molecular hydrogen for humans. At the same time, many companies including Itoen, a major beverage company in Japan, started marketing their hydrogenContinue reading “Molecular hydrogen. Can it improve deep sleep?”