Neurogenesis refers to the creation of new neurons in the hippocampus. The hippocampus is the brain structure implicated in mood, learning, and memory.
Is Provigil (modafinil) an effective treatment for ADHD? Good question! At one time in my life I was wondering the same thing myself.
The fact that you develop modafinil tolerance is a Good ThingTM.
Nootropics conjure to mind increased productivity and mental clarity.
Since suffering a concussion a few years ago, I've been captivated by neuroprotective compounds.
Nootropics are natural or synthetic compounds that are purported to enhance cognitive function. They run the gambit from vitamins to obscure Russian research chemicals. Some nootropics are risky and untested; others are commonplace and vouched for by the American Medical Association (e.g., Vitamin D).