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Tryptophan Health Benefits by The Healthy RD

Tryptophan Health Benefits That You Don’t Want to Be Without

Tryptophan health benefits are very promising and vast. But, when people think of tryptophan, one word mostly comes to mind: turkey.  Let’s explore this substance called tryptophan, which is so much more than a Thanksgiving nap inducer. Turkey isn’t the highest in tryptophan of foods. But, it definitely is in the conversation. Tryptophan, like many […]

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The Very Best Supplements for PMS: A Comprehensive Guide

Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) affects at least 80 percent of women worldwide before their menstrual cycle, which would indicate that it really isn’t a syndrome at all, but a natural phenomenon.  Still, this uncomfortable time of the month can be daunting, especially in this stressful world we live in.  Symptoms of PMS range from food cravings,

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Promising Serotonin Supplements for Natural Mood-Boosting Effects

Serotonin is known as the happy mood chemical, so many people are seeking out serotonin supplements to help their mood.  But, can supplements really help with improving serotonin levels in the body and the mind? The short answer is yes.  While we don’t have the extensive clinical trials that serotonin medications have, there is some

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Best Probiotics for Anxiety and OCD: Strains and Brands

Research shows that the best probiotics for anxiety are usually a combination of multiple types of probiotics. Higher doses such as 50-100 billion CFUs per day are also more effective than lower doses. This is true unless you are using spore-based forms where lower doses are beneficial.  Additionally, some single strains of probiotics are also

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