WHAT ARE TYPES & FUNCTIONS OF AMINO ACIDS IN BODY- PART 4July 3, 2016
WHAT ARE TYPES & FUNCTIONS OF AMINO ACIDS IN BODY- PART 2July 5, 2016
- GLUTAMINE: A non essential amino acid, the brain requires a constant supply of energy to think and be alert, glutamine provides fuel, the brain cells need to think clearly and help combat fatigue. In a paper entitled “Fourteen doctors confirm L-Glutamine improves I.Q”, Dr. Righard Passwater explains that the brain actually need two types of “fuel”. Until recently, doctors knew of only one type, Glucose, but recent studies have proven that another compound exists and nourishes the brain. That compound is L-Glutamine.
- GLUTAMIC ACID: Also a non essential amino acid, it is considered to be nature’s “Brain food” by improving mental capacities, helps speed the healing of ulcers, support your digestive track, gives a “lift” from fatigue, helps control alcoholism, schizophrenia and the craving of sugar.
- GLYCINE: A non essential amino acid, helps trigger the release of oxygen to the energy requiring cell making process, important in the manufacturing of hormones responsible for a strong immune system.
- HISTIDINE: A non essential amino acid, found abundantly in hemoglobin, has been used in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, allergic diseases, ulcers & anemia. A deficiency can cause poor hearing.
- HYDROXYPROLINE: A non essential amino acid, it plays a major role in manufacture of collagen, connective tissue, skin, ligaments, tendons, bones, cartilage and is necessary in Vitamin D assimilation.