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Doctor insights on: L Glutamine And Autism

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Is L-glutamine good for teenagers?

Necessary????: Compared to what? Currently there is no data that this supplement is needed for healthy teens, more than they get in a normal diet. ...Read more

Dr. Johanna Fricke
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Autism (Definition)

Autism is a neurodevelopmental disorder affecting three areas: abnormal socialization, communication, and restricted interests with repetitive patterns of behavior. It is usually detected in the first two years of life. Cause is unknown but strong evidence points to an interplay between genetic and environmental factors. Patients with autism may display significant delays in certain developmental areas while having normal or superior strengths in other developmental or learning domains. The severity of the disorder is highly variable ...Read more


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Is it safe to take 5 grams of L-Glutamine daily? i've been taking it for a week now and no side effects to report.

Is it safe to take 5 grams of L-Glutamine daily? i've been taking  it for a week now and no side effects to report.

What for?: Why are you taking it? Did a doctor prescribe it? It is not doing you any good. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco or alcohol in any form. Practice safe sex. ...Read more

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Can i take L-glutamine if I have GFR of 70?

Can i take L-glutamine if I have GFR of 70?

Yes: And get with your physician and find out whether this GFR is even reliable. Today's fad for estimating GFR based on a spot creatinine without regard to whether the individual may simply be well-muscled (and healthy) causes a great deal of unnecessary concern. "focus on the person, not the lab value.". ...Read more

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In which foods can I find l-glutamine, if I am vegetarian? I want muscle gain.

In which foods can I find l-glutamine, if I am vegetarian? I want muscle gain.

See a dietician: Beans, milk, yogurt, ricotta cheese and cottage cheese raw spinach, cabbage and parsley provide glutamine. If there is a specific reason to gain muscle mass then it would be wise to see a registered dietician to make sure you have a balanced diet. You may want to discuss with your physician also. ...Read more

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Is there a way to increase height for a 17year old male. I have heard that L-glutamine or l-arginine can help. ?

Is there a way to increase height for a 17year old male. I have heard that L-glutamine or l-arginine can help. ?

Balanced nutrition: At seventeen your growth centers have minimal potential for growth ; simple measures help the best.Keep active ; a healthy diet but don't expect to grow taller than your genetic potential.Supplements or even growth hormone will not add inches unless you have a hormone deficiency.An x-ray of your wrist ; hand can be analysed for bone maturity ; your doc can give you an estimate of further growth. ...Read more

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Dr. Johanna Fricke
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Autism Spectrum Disorder (Definition)

Autism spectrum disorder, also called pervasive developmental disorder (PDD), is a type of condition that includes life-long impairment in the ability to communicate and to have normal social interactions. These include ...Read more