Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Amino Acid Therapy

Sahley, Billie J.
January 2008
MMRC Health Educator Reports;2008, p1
Health Report
The article examines the efficacy of amino acid therapy in treating post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). PTSD occurs when a person experiences severe stressor like auto accident, fire, tornado, hurricane, war and loss of a loved one. PTSD is characterized by phobic avoidance, muscle tension, spasms, headaches, chronic pain syndrome and panic attacks. It is highly recommended that people with PTSD should increase consumption of essential nutrients and amino acids for faster recovery.


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