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The Case for the Brain Space

The Case for the Brain Space

Need is clear & science underway to bring cognition, mood & sleep center stage as next great play for supplements.

From the PBS airwaves to the Alzheimer’s Association annual meeting to natural retailers nationwide, the nutrition-brain connection remains one of the hottest health topics of 2012, as researchers and consumers—fed up with disappointing results from pharmaceuticals aimed at improving mood and memory, especially—turned their hopes toward medical food, practitioner-based supplements and novel herbs.

“The category is beginning to skyrocke

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