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Faster and Safer Treatments for Depression

I previously wrote about Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRIs), the most commonly prescribed antidepressants. In this post, I want to discuss a novel class of compounds that may be able to treat depression faster and with fewer side effects. 877 kata lagi

"The Real Reason to Avoid MSG: Industry Secret Ingredient for Food Addiction"

“…did you know that MSG is primarily used by the food industry to keep us addicted to ‘big taste, little nutrition’ food?…

Monosodium Glutamate, or MSG, is… 177 kata lagi


Truth about MSG in food product

The truth about MSG in food like added msg or No added msg.

MSG means mono sodium glutamate.

What is glutamate?

What is msg?

This glutamate and msg will ask in science part of any Gujarat government competitive exam. 9 kata lagi

Domoic Acid: The Amnesic Shellfish Toxin that...what was I saying?

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There are different ways we, as humans, think of ourselves as special.  Of course, our children are special.  That goes without any further discussion.   1.514 kata lagi


MSG: Healthy or Not?

“MSG” unlike the popular internet slang meaning “message” actually stands for Monosodium Glutamate. Monosodium gultamate (MSG) is the sodium salt of glutamic acid. Monosodium glutamate (MSG) is a flavor enhancer commonly added to Chinese food, canned vegetables, soups and processed meats. 312 kata lagi


SXC responsible for boosting levels of glutamate in brains of glioma patients which in high amounts kill healthy cells

University of Alabama at Birmingham says that a chemical pathway that may be associated with seizures and shorter patient survival in some patients with malignant glioma, the most common and deadly form of brain tumor, has been identified by researchers. 242 kata lagi