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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
Pediatrics 38 years experience
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 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 59 years experience
Never use abbreviations in medicine.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics 48 years experience
No One Knows: To my knowledge, there is no proven answer.
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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
Pediatrics 48 years experience
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 Parkanswered
Pediatrics 52 years experience
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
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Greene
Dr. Alan Greeneanswered
Pediatrics 36 years experience
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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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 34 years experience
Omega: Omega 3 fatty acids can be dha or epa. Also in that group are omega 6 & 9. Rich source of all these can be found in flaxseed oil.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael H. T. Sia
Pediatrics 33 years experience
See below:: Omega-3 fatty acid: dha (docosahexaenoic acid): from breast milk, flax, walnuts, some algae and fatty fish. The brain is 60% fat! this structural fat ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Enggano
Obstetrics and Gynecology 14 years experience
Yes: Dha (docosahexaenoic acid) is an omega 3 fatty acid that is vital to your baby's early neurologic and visual growth/development. It is found in many ... Read More
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