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Does increasing “allergy” histamine affect “wake” histamine? Do both respond to the same triggers?

I understand that histamine is used by the body as part of the immune response, widening blood vessels, etc., to aid the white blood cells in their attack. Often this ends up helping them attack ...
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Keeping a heavily bleeding patient awake. Why?

In case a victim of an accident or gun shot or other trauma of that sort is heavily bleeding, does it increase survival chances to tell them to stay awake? And if it does, why? I can imagine it might ...
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Good “study” foods? Which foods imporve cognitive abilities, memory, concentration & overall mental performance?

Just gearing up for a major academic exam -- was curious -- what foods are recommended as "study" foods? What foods should I eat while studying and for consuming on the day before/day-of the exam? By ...
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How to keep my brain active and alert in natural always

Could you please let me know if any foods available to keep our brain active and alert always. Sometimes I loss the common sense also to think on few things. For example pronouncing a word that I ...
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Eating ice-cream for breakfast may improve mental performance & alertness? Legit?

First, before I get slammed by everyone for this seemingly "outrageous" question -- I have to say, I am highly doubtful and leery of this claim, which is why I'm asking. Actually, I am fairly certain ...
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If alcohol and coffee are both diuretics — why do so many intoxicated ppl drink coffee to sober up? Dehydration concern.

First off, I don't drink alcohol or coffee so I'm not familiar with the basics and can't speak to the effectiveness of coffee on alcohol, etc. But I have questions: Is it even effective to "sober-up"...
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Can I take nootropics if I was on seizure medication 5+ years ago?

So as a college student, we need to perform mentally demanding work and I recently found out about "all natural" pills that can increase focus and alertness. So I decided I am going to try them to see ...
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Hyper activeness, simulated at work

When I'm playing games, I become very aware, maybe not the entire time, but definitely hyper. Is there certain things I can do to simulate this at work. I'm definitely motivated, and I wouldn't say ...