TITLE

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Amino Acid Therapy

AUTHOR(S)
Sahley, Billie J.
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
MMRC Health Educator Reports;2008, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Health Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
39659450

 

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