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A 36-year-old member asked:

What is a safe protein powder for 14 y/olds?

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Dr. James Cain
Nephrology and Dialysis 37 years experience
Beef, fish, chicken: Unless there are reasons that a regular diet is not sufficient to provide nutrition to a youngster, protein powders are not needed. The appetite of a normal teen should allow the intake of adequate protein. If high protein is needed suggest eating high protein foods. The protein powders hold no special advantage to growth or health.

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Is it safe to take protein powder?

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Dr. Johnnie Alston
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Yes: If you overload on protein it will most likely get flushed out if your system.

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