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Biohacking Superhuman Performance

Dec 23, 2020

Suzanne Turner – Improving Boardroom Cognition

Supercharge your brain to perform at its highest level with peptides, nootropics and much more!!
In this episode I have a great discussion with Dr Suzanne Turner and dig into the ways she helps
her patients to keep their brains young and optimized no matter what their age so that they can
enjoy as good (if not better) function in their later years as they did in their prime. If you’re still
in your prime you will get a ton of value from this episode too as many of these are also great
strategies to optimizes a young brain. Dr Suzanne Turner is the founder of Vine Medical
Associates. She is double Board Certified in Family Medicine and AntiAging and Regenerative
Medicine, she treats rare and unusual diseases in patients from around the world. Practicing
Functional Medicine, Dr. Turner is an industry expert and speaker on bioidentical hormone
therapy, metabolic medicine, neurodegenerative disease, and human performance optimization.
She has earned Advanced Certification in Endocrinology and Peptide Therapy and is the leading
expert in peptide therapy in the Southeast. Among her many accomplishments, Dr. Turner served
as a physician in the U.S. Navy for several years. Prior to her tour of duty, she did an internship
in general surgery, then completed her residency at Emory University. Dr. Turner is also an
award-winning teacher of medical students and is on the faculty of A4M, IPS, ACAM, and
05:44 Why Dr Turner picked Boardroom cognition as a topic to deep dive into: and, what busy
moms and boardroom executives have in common
14:25 Sleep a critical piece of the puzzle
19:50 How many hours it actually takes the brain to get into ketosis and why this is so
important to cognitive health
22:50 The best time to have a glass of wine to mitigate negative effects
24:53 The cellular impact of alcohol
26:44 Muscle – the currency of aging
27:26 Resistance training as a strategy to decrease the need for insulin in diabetics
28:08 A healthier way to mitigate oxidative stress Ketone Esters instead of antioxidants
29:20 Hydration for cognitive performance
33:47 Hormone Optimization as a strategy to optimise cognitive function
35:23 Optimizing immune function –for brain performance – Thymosin Alpha 1 the first peptide
in your stack

37:08 The magic of the 40 Day or 6 week cycle
38:23 DiHexa and how to use it for maximum benefit
43:20 When it makes sense to introduce Selank and Semax
44:11 How GLP1 Agonists fit in to supporting cognitive performance and why nobody talks
about them for this purpose
45:10 Cerebrolysin – how and when to use for cognitive support/performance, stacking with
DiHexa for the win
51:41 Nootropics that can work and bring added value – the ones to exercise caution with –
from Qualia Mind to Mucuna, Phenibute, to L Carnitine
56:00 Modafinil – great for the right person but beware the “Elvis Syndrome”
57:56 Spermidine, how it supports autophagy in the brain and how this too can support optimal
58:55 Rapamycin to clear senescent cells that could be clogging “pathways” for “cognitive
decline” prevention, when to take it for optimal results.
Vine Medical:
Dr Turner’s Website
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