Article by Dr Chun Wong
Amino Acids and Autism – Health – Wellness
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Research has shown that some children with autism spectrum disorders have amino acid deficiencies and have increased amino acid requirements than other children because their bodies have problems metabolizing amino acids.
An ARI (Autism Research Institute) study found that 42% of children taking dimethylglycine (DMG) amino acid supplements showed significant improvements, including:-
Better eye contact
Increased shows of affection
Improved social interaction
Better verbal communication
Reduction in seizures
But what are amino acids?
Amino acids are essential nutrients which have been nicknamed