Category Archives: L-glycine

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

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Glycine is the simplest amino acid in human nutrition. The variable group on glycine is composed of just a hydrogen atom and as such L-glycine is the only amino acid in human nutrition that does not demonstrate chirality. Glycine is … Continue reading

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Does The Amino Acid Glycine Elevate Blood Pressure?

The Western diet is a known driver of disease because it is devoid of adequate nutrients and also contains metabolic poisons. In particular, the Western diet is increasingly being linked to cardiovascular disease, and regular consumption is known to elevate … Continue reading

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More on Glutathione and Oxidative Stress

Evidence suggests that ageing and disease are associated with increased oxidative stress. The cause and effect of this relationship is not fully understood, but oxidative stress has been linked to immune dysfunction, increased risk of cataracts, neurodegeneration, obesity, metabolic syndrome, … Continue reading

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