Modafinil – a Potential Treatment for Narcolepsy and other Sleep Disorders

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Sleep disorders are potentially chronic and mostly affect those suffering from disorders. Long-term suffering from these disorders may prove fatal, and it is better to contact a physician when one notices any symptoms. Sleep apnea is a sleep disorder in which breathing starts and stops repeatedly whereas narcolepsy is a long-term neurological disorder that causes uncontrollable sleepiness, especially during the day. 50 to 70 million people in the US suffer from one or several sleep disorders. The answer to neurological disorders is a prescription away. Modafinil is an FDA-approved medication that aids with the above disorders.…

Are Smart Drugs Really Smart?

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Nootropics are all the rage recently. From entrepreneurs to college students, everyone seems to be craving this miracle. But many also seem to be doubtful of said miracle and wonder if it does really work and if it does, then is it really safe? Although the term Nootropics started trending after the movie “Limitless” it has actually been around for quite some time. But, even today, research on this is at a fairly nascent stage. So what is “Nootropics”? “Nootropics” is essentially a blanket term loosely used for substances that “enhance the functionality of the brain”.…