Brain Fuel References
BRAIN RESCUE FORMULA
BRAIN FUEL natural energy formula has been specifically designed to improve levels of energy after brain injury, viral and/or bacterial infections, chronic fatigue and pain syndromes.
NOTE: The natural ingredients that we included in this supplement are all one hundred percent researched and backed up by science and of pharmaceutical strength
Sifting through the research on energy restoration it becomes clear that:
- Increasing effectiveness, number and repair of mitochondria(the energy factories in your cells) at least seems to be one of the key factors in regaining energy levels and experience less fatigue after a concussion, stroke, post viral or other infectious condition and chronic pain.
- In addition to regain normal or better energy levels, key nutrients and minerals should be in place. In our modern day and age the amount of nutrients available in our daily food has dramatically declined over the last decades under the influence of the big food producing industry.
All of these elements are covered by the ingredients in BRAIN FUEL.
In the literature there is great focus on natural compounds and nutrients that can accomplish this fast and have been proven to work on decreasing fatigue and improving energy levels.
Before using any of these nutrients it is however very important to keep in mind that nothing replaces the work you put in to improve sleep, circadian rhythms, blood sugar levels, stress reduction, hormesis (low levels of stress that can rebuild and strengthen your energy factories). These will always be your first resource when it comes to building a failsafe system to improve energy and decrease fatigue.
The natural components that make up Brain Fuel are therefore an (important) aid and short cut to get to better energy levels faster and more efficiently.
BRAIN FUEL has been specifically composed to support and promote 6 of the most efficient ways to increase energy production:
Researchers point out that 6 things need to be addressed if you want to build more robust energy levels after:
- First of all, you need bigger Mitochondria. Building the size of your mitochondria so they can produce more energy is one of the most
important factors in increasing energy levels over time. Research shows that you can remodel and improve mitochondrial size (see also the references on the supplements that aid neurogenesis).
- You also need more energy factories (with a difficult word called Mitochondrial Biogenesis). The more mitochondria you have, the bigger your “cellular energy-producing engine” grows, the more energy you’re able to produce. Several ingredients, in the list that follows, can stimulate this process of mitochondrial biogenesis – allowing your body to build more mitochondria from scratch.
- You need cofactors (chemical compounds that work indirectly or directly on and are vital for the energy production process) involved in mitochondria energy production. You can also say that these are substances that facilitate the process of mitochondria producing cellular
- You need to recharge NAD+ levels. NAD+ is a critical regulator of mitochondrial energy production. NAD+ supplies are rapidly depleted so you need a constant supply of new NAD+ or the precursors needed to produce NAD+. When I tell you that researchers have found NAD+ to be one of the important factors in longevity you will likely be even more interested
- You also need to build up your mitochondrial internal defense systems (researchers call these the so-called NRF2 and R.E. Pathways) Interestingly enough, much attention is always placed on taking antioxidants for the protection of our cells and organ systems. What is often not realized is that our cells’ internal antioxidant defense system (glutathione among other components) is hundreds of times more powerful and more important. Several of the compounds in the list that follows don’t just work as antioxidants, but even better, they build up the body’s internal cellular/mitochondrial antioxidant defense system — that makes our mitochondria more able to deal with stressors and protect themselves from damage. This ultimately means more energy because it prevents the whole system from being shut down.
- The last thing that is needed are components to repair and protect your cell membranes, especially those of your mitochondria.
Research has shown that one of the most potent ways to improve energy levels is to repair the physical membranes of your mitochondria. This repair process usually takes place during the evening and night (that is why sleep quality is the number one thing you should prioritize when dealing with fatigue).
Ingredients of BRAIN FUEL(as listed on the label):
Astaxanthin is one of the most powerful non-stimulant ways to build up your cellular energy production. And it works through multiple powerful mechanisms and has a massive amount of research supporting all kinds of seemingly miraculous health benefits. Astaxanthin is the red pigment in shrimp, salmon, krill, and various other seafood, but it is originally made by algae (mainly Haematococcus Pluvialis). It is thought to be one of the most effective antioxidants known to man. It’s also one of the most powerful protectors of our cellular energy generators (our mitochondria) in existence. Astaxanthin can: Protect mitochondria and support optimal cellular energy production. Dramatically reduce inflammation. Increase blood flow. Support heart health and reduce the oxidation of LDL. Help modulate blood glucose. Improve cognitive function. Protect neurons from damage (and likely help prevent dementia and neurological disease) Decrease anxiety. Decrease depression. Decrease muscle inflammation by more than 50% Improve physical endurance and exercise performance. Increase muscle strength and mobility 20 Improve the “heart-brain axis” (both mental and physical health). Improve energy levels. Importantly for our purposes here, astaxanthin is a unique compound because it can penetrate inside of cells and actually incorporate itself inside of mitochondrial membranes, where it protects them from damage and supports energy production. Because of that, it is one of the most powerful ingredients for supporting mitochondrial health and energy levels. Astaxanthin is must-have energy and mitochondria-supporting compound that has literally dozens of positive side effects on everything from heart health, to brain health, to eye health, to skin health, to energy levels, and much more. It is one of nature’s most powerful health and energy-supporting nutrients. (click here for references)
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We definitely recommend to keep a healthy diet, work out regularly and make sure to get enough sleep for optimal results of our product. As science shows, a balanced lifestyle combined with high quality supplements can actually result in improvements.
How long does a bottle last?
One bottle of Repair & Protect contains 180 capsules. Our average recommended daily intake is 1-3 capsules daily (with a meal), and could be increased (in extreme cases) all the way up to six capsules per day. Therefore, a bottle lasts a month on average.
Are your products natural?
All of our supplements have been tested thoroughly and are 100% natural. They consist of vitamins, minerals and more ingredients that are proven to improve brain health.
Are the supplements allergy-proof?
Our Repair & Protect formula does not contain any gluten, milk, or nuts. There is no artificial flavouring or smell added. Lastly, there are no added sugars.
Where do I keep the bottle in my house? In which temperature?
This product has to be kept out of direct sunlight and is best to be kept in room temperature (23C or 73F).
What is brain.rehab exactly?
This company, Brainrescue, is part of Brain.rehab (www.brain.rehab), which was founded by a stroke survivor and a functional neurologist. Together, they strive to make the world a better place for brain-injured people. Their mission is to deliver customised training and help for people with brain trauma. The importance of dietary supplements and food is extremely significant in this process. After years of research and development, our team of health care professionals has come up with several supplement formulas that actually work. Check out the About Us page for more information about the founders.