Dopamine 101 with Aquadopa… go beyond energy!

“For me life is continuously being hungry. the meaning of life is not simply to exist, to survive, but to move ahead, to go up, to achieve, to conquer”.
– Arnold Schwarzenegger

As a teenager, I remember being captivated by Arnold’s unstoppable ambition and drive, which is clearly expressed in this statement of his conviction. Today, as a practicing physician with a focus on motivation, I realize that convictions such as Arnold’s reveal mindsets at the pinnacle of performance. In such states our world is clear, our plans bold, and our prospects ever so attainable. It’s when we feel like nothing can stop us and anything is possible. It’s the mindset of champions, and its fuel is dopamine.

This article is available in full in the Winter 2015 issue of Nutraceuticals Now