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#57 Biohacking, Dementia and Performance with Nicco Magneto

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Nicco Magnotto is the co-founder and CEO of Nic Nac Naturals. Nicco started off as an electrical engineer. Immediately got bored, obtained his MBA and moved into the health food space. He's worked in product development, supplements, and specialty ingredients.

Started learning about nicotine, wanted to start using for its benefits. Started making stuff in his kitchen! Nicotine mints. Then he scaled his kitchen into a full time business at Nic Nac Naturals. .

https://www.nicnac.com/

Nicotine

Nicotine is a psychoactive compound found in tobacco and is primarily known for its addictive properties and the health risks associated with smoking. However, some individuals have explored its potential cognitive-enhancing effects and biohacking applications. It's essential to approach the topic with caution, as nicotine also carries significant risks and health concerns. Here are some potential benefits and considerations related to nicotine for the brain, biohacking, and performance:

Potential Benefits:

  • Enhanced Cognitive Function: Some users report improved attention, focus, and cognitive performance when using nicotine. Nicotine acts on nicotinic acetylcholine receptors in the brain, which are involved in learning and memory processes.
  • Mood Enhancement: Nicotine may temporarily increase feelings of pleasure, alertness, and relaxation. It can lead to the release of neurotransmitters like dopamine and serotonin, which are associated with mood regulation.
  • Appetite Suppression: Nicotine has been known to reduce appetite and may help with weight management for some individuals.
  • Potential for Neuroprotection: There is ongoing research into nicotine's potential neuroprotective properties, particularly in the context of neurodegenerative diseases like Parkinson's and Alzheimer's. Some studies suggest that nicotine may have a protective effect on brain cells.
  • Smoking Cessation: Nicotine replacement therapies (NRTs), including nicotine gum and patches, are used to help people quit smoking by reducing withdrawal symptoms. These therapies can be effective in aiding smoking cessation efforts.

STUDIES:

Baseball players https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8745004/

COV 19

https://bioelecmed.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s42234-023-00104-7

MIND study https://mindstudy.org/about

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Manage episode 404770068 series 2906700
Το περιεχόμενο παρέχεται από το Dr. Jen. Όλο το περιεχόμενο podcast, συμπεριλαμβανομένων των επεισοδίων, των γραφικών και των περιγραφών podcast, μεταφορτώνεται και παρέχεται απευθείας από τον Dr. Jen ή τον συνεργάτη της πλατφόρμας podcast. Εάν πιστεύετε ότι κάποιος χρησιμοποιεί το έργο σας που προστατεύεται από πνευματικά δικαιώματα χωρίς την άδειά σας, μπορείτε να ακολουθήσετε τη διαδικασία που περιγράφεται εδώ https://el.player.fm/legal.

Nicco Magnotto is the co-founder and CEO of Nic Nac Naturals. Nicco started off as an electrical engineer. Immediately got bored, obtained his MBA and moved into the health food space. He's worked in product development, supplements, and specialty ingredients.

Started learning about nicotine, wanted to start using for its benefits. Started making stuff in his kitchen! Nicotine mints. Then he scaled his kitchen into a full time business at Nic Nac Naturals. .

https://www.nicnac.com/

Nicotine

Nicotine is a psychoactive compound found in tobacco and is primarily known for its addictive properties and the health risks associated with smoking. However, some individuals have explored its potential cognitive-enhancing effects and biohacking applications. It's essential to approach the topic with caution, as nicotine also carries significant risks and health concerns. Here are some potential benefits and considerations related to nicotine for the brain, biohacking, and performance:

Potential Benefits:

  • Enhanced Cognitive Function: Some users report improved attention, focus, and cognitive performance when using nicotine. Nicotine acts on nicotinic acetylcholine receptors in the brain, which are involved in learning and memory processes.
  • Mood Enhancement: Nicotine may temporarily increase feelings of pleasure, alertness, and relaxation. It can lead to the release of neurotransmitters like dopamine and serotonin, which are associated with mood regulation.
  • Appetite Suppression: Nicotine has been known to reduce appetite and may help with weight management for some individuals.
  • Potential for Neuroprotection: There is ongoing research into nicotine's potential neuroprotective properties, particularly in the context of neurodegenerative diseases like Parkinson's and Alzheimer's. Some studies suggest that nicotine may have a protective effect on brain cells.
  • Smoking Cessation: Nicotine replacement therapies (NRTs), including nicotine gum and patches, are used to help people quit smoking by reducing withdrawal symptoms. These therapies can be effective in aiding smoking cessation efforts.

STUDIES:

Baseball players https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8745004/

COV 19

https://bioelecmed.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s42234-023-00104-7

MIND study https://mindstudy.org/about

  continue reading

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