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Food sources of keratin

A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Waste of money: There is no good reason to take this amount of supplements. They offer little or no benefit for a healthy 22 year old.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
See below: Agree with Dr. Krauser, there is no need for supplements. Wish you good health! - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and... Read More

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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 58 years experience
Protein diet : A high protein diet can help in the product of keratin.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Bryan
Dermatology 32 years experience
Skin protein: Keratin is a protein produced by the skin and is essentially the major component of the covering of our skin and our hair.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. S. Smiley Thakur
Nephrology and Dialysis 31 years experience
Sounds alike: Keratlin is the top layer of skin. Creatinine is a protein that is made by muscle, and excreted by the kidney. It is used to assess kidney function.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kalyani Perumal
Nephrology and Dialysis 29 years experience
Kidney function: Creatinine , not keratin, is a substance excreted by the kidney.High levels in blood may indicate decreased kidney function. Usually creatinine level ... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matt Wachsman
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Much over the: 100% US RDA has never been shown to do anything. Keratin is a not very good protein similar to gelatin and mucilage. A regular (Hallal) diet low in al... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Quresh Khairullah
Nephrology and Dialysis 42 years experience
See below: You probably mean creatinine in urine. Creatinine is a substance which is checked in the blood to measure kidney function. It is present in the urine ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joy Poskozim
Specializes in Dentistry
Bone loss: The roots of teeth are surrounded by a “collar” of tough, thick gum tissue known as keratinized gingiva. Keratinized gingiva is pink & has keratin, ... Read More
A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 58 years experience
Biotin: You can take biotin, but it really doesn' t help your hair or anything else in your body.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dermatology 44 years experience
No.: There is no credible evidence that any topical or oral treatment, except Minoxidil and finasteride, have any beneficial effect on hair growth. Save y... Read More

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