Our Get Ready for School recommendations
Can it be that time already? School’s about to start and with it comes a faster pace for teacher, parent and child, more stress, more mental demands, more challenges to everyone’s immunity. Just to make this hectic time a little easier, we’ve put together a little guide to supplements that can help make this transition time go more smoothly.
FOCUS – TIME TO HIT THE BOOKS
Memory & Focus for Young Adults OR Attention & Focus for Kids – especially designed by Garden of Life with clinically studied ingredients aimed at promoting memory, attention, focus & clear thinking.
Focus for Children – Solaray’s formula with phosphatidylserine, grape seed extract, l-tyrosine, 5-HTP & DMAE.
Omega Focus Junior – Nordic Naturals’ attention & learning formula with EPA/DHA, phosphatidylcholine, magnesium, zinc & l-carnosine.
Memory & Focus for Adults 40+ – Dr. Formulated Garden of Life formula with clinically studied whole food ingredients.
Memory Optimizer – Natural Factors formula to optimize brain function, smooth neural pathways and regulate neurotransmitter function.
Power Thought – BlueBonnet’s popular formula with phosphatidylcholine, phosphatidylserine, gingko biloba and more!
STRESS – TIME TO CHILL
Mag Kidz – Nature’s Plus Animal Parade calming magnesium in cherry flavored tablets or powder.
Calm Gummies – Natural Vitality’s yummy magnesium gummies in raspberry-lemon flavor.
Theanine Gummies – Jarrow Formulas’ calming l-theanine supplement in an apple-flavor gummy.
Theanine Serine – Source Naturals calm body & mind formula that includes magnesium, L-theanine, GABA, Holy Basil and more!
Adrenal Health – Gaia Herbs daily support formula with adaptogenic herbs such as Rhodiola, Holy Basil, Ashwagandha and more.
AdrenaSense – Natural Factors’ WomenSense anti-stress formula with Rhodiola, Eleuthro, Schizandra, Ashwagandha and more.
IMMUNITY – NO TIME TO GET SICK
Sambucus Gummies – Nature’s Way’s standardized elderberry gummies that also contain vitamin C and zinc.
Black Elderberry Syrup – Gaia’s USDA Organic syrup meant to be taken daily as a preventive, or more often at first signs of respiratory illness. (Adults can take this, too!)
Kids Probiotic Daily Boost OR Kids Probiotic Ear, Nose & Throat – Renew Life’s probiotic formulas designed to support kids’ digestive, immune and respiratory health. Daily Boost is a Fruit Punch flavor packet, while Ear & Nose & Throat is an orange dissolve-in-mouth tablet.
Deep Health – Herbs Etc.’s liquid herbs in a fast-acting softgel cap. Contains immune-modulating herbs such as Reishi, Shitake, Astragalus, Eleuthro, Schizandra and more.
Tri-Immune – Nature’s Plus’ triple action immune support for the first sign of illness contains Olive Leaf, Andrographis and ARA-Larix.
Ultimate Flora 50 Billion – ReNew Life’s probiotic formula aimed at promoting digestive and immune health.