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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
35 years experience Pediatrics
DHA for babies: Excellent question. The usual sources, seafood and nuts, that adults eat are not appropriate for a 7 month old. Most infant formulas are now fortified ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
Balance is important: DHAi is especially helpful for brain health, primarily in the developing brains of younger folks and when there has been brain trauma. EPA is a clos ... Read More
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Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
49 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Yes.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Diamond
45 years experience Pediatrics
No One Knows: To my knowledge, there is no proven answer.
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. J. Stephen Robinson
Specializes in Pediatrics
Yes: For the growing child it enhances brain growth as brain membranes are laid down. We have noted improved development and iq scores on diets supplemente ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Diamond
45 years experience Pediatrics
No One Knows: To my knowledge, there is no proven answer to these questions, altho it probably is safe.
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A 63-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
49 years experience Pediatrics
See below: Dha has been known to enhance neuronal development in developing brain. Also known to increase alertness and cognitive development in infants and to ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Dha: Supplements have daily dosage ranges. Taking more is not necessarily harmful but not more helpful either, add to that the cost factor.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Greene
33 years experience Pediatrics
Maybe: Toddlers should get about 150 mg/day of the omega-3 fat called DHA for optimal health & brain growth. Many toddlers only get 19 mg/day. They got it in ... Read More

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