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Nutritional supplements for America’s SOF and LE Tactical Teams

A Special Report for NavySeals.com   Introduction: [dropcap]S[/dropcap]pecial Operations Forces (SOF) such as Navy SEALs, Army Special Forces, Air Force Para-Rescue, and Marine Recon, as well as law enforcement tactical units (SWAT), face unique challenges that manifest themselves both physically and mentally. The extremes of training and combat can dramatically reduce performance: Immune suppression; changes in mental acuity/increases in reaction time; reductions in androgen production […]

Creatine and Traumatic Brain Injury

[dropcap]T[/dropcap]he Institutes Of Medicine – commissioned by The DOD – just put out a paper of interest I found very interesting looking at the impact of  Nutrition and Traumatic Brain Injury. The paper was called: “The Nutrition and Traumatic Brain Injury Improving Acute and Subacute Health Outcomes in Military Personnel” The report outlines key nutritional interventions that may be of value to TBI. Below is […]

Brink’s Unified Theory of Nutrition

[dropcap]W[/dropcap]hen people hear the term Unified Theory, some times called the Grand Unified Theory, or even “Theory of Everything,” they probably think of it in terms of physics, where a Unified Theory, or single theory capable of defining the nature of the interrelationships among nuclear, electromagnetic, and gravitational forces, would reconcile seemingly incompatible aspects of various field theories to create a single comprehensive set of […]