Adderall: The Off-Label Study Drug


The following is a guest post by Saint Jude Retreats, a non-12 step non-treatment alternative to traditional drug and alcohol rehab. The program concentrates on self-directed positive neuroplastic change and positive self-change as an alternative to traditional alcohol and drug treatment. Adderall: The Off-Label Study Drug Receiving a college degree used to be achieved through […]

Dr. Jehangeer Sunderji Discusses the Growing Popularity of Adderall


In episode #34, Jesse talks with Los Angeles-based physician Dr. Jehangeer Sunderji on the growing popularity and uses of the psycho-stimulant drug Adderall. Dr. Sunderji is a decorated honors graduate of the USC Keck School of Medicine and Stanford University, where he specialized in integrative medicine with an emphasis in mental health and stress related […]

Cats, Toilets, and the Limits of Human Comprehension


While you might not exactly understand how your toaster works, you’re not threatened by this. Because you can honestly tell yourself, “Hey, if I ever put my mind to it, intellectual mastery of my toaster is my biological birthright.” And off you proudly go.

Dr. Michael Lewis Discusses the Power of Omega-3 Fatty Acids


Dr. Michael Lewis discusses the positive impacts Omega-3 fatty acids can have on the health and maintenance of the human brain.

Dr. Costa-Mattioli and Augmenting Memory Formation


These findings will lead to the development of treatments for conditions associated with memory loss…and could have big implications for the next generation of smart drugs.

Dr. Laura Juliano Discusses Caffeine


In episode #26, Dr. Juliano speaks with Jesse about the nuances, dangers and benefits of caffeine — the world’s most popular and readily-available cognition-enhancing drug.

2014 Smart Drug Smarts Sneak Preview

As of about 3 weeks ago, I’ve got a bona fide producer running things on the show: Ben Pomeroy (a man who’s nootropic credentials include accidentally hyper-dosing himself on Modafinil). Ben will be the engine behind the vast majority of the changes and improvements you see in Smart Drug Smarts over the next 3-6 months.

Natural Stacks Launch Sale + Episode #21 Corrections


Here’s some new intel on the “launch sale” for Natural Stacks, the new nootropics company from the Episode #2′s guests Abelard Lindsay and Roy Krebs.

Abelard Lindsay and Roy Krebs on Long-Term Potentiation


This combination of ingredients, says Abelard, provided him with an immediate boost in desire-to-learn, as well as what felt like an ability to learn… And for the past two-plus years, he has been testing and refining what he came to call the “CILTEP” stack.

Jesse’s Aniracetam Self-Experiment


Aniracetam has been reported to yield significant increases in cognitive functioning and abilities. This is further enhanced by its effects on memory recall and, probably more importantly, its high-level effects on learning. To add to that, the drug has been proven as an anxiolytic, a drug which helps reduce anxiety.