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A natural moisturizer, it promotes healthy skin; helps the body metabolize fats and fatty acids; promotes muscle growth and supports the immune system.
 

 
 

Serine can help with the following:
 
 
MentalNot recommended for:
  Schizophrenia
 In numerous studies the plasma levels of serine have been found to be significantly higher in schizophrenics than in control groups. There is also evidence that serine metabolism is abnormal in psychotics. In one study a limited sector of psychiatric patients who responded to a carbohydrate-rich, low-protein diet became psychotic again after oral intake of serine.
 
 


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