Amino Acids in Therapy: A Guide to the Therapeutic Application of Protein Constituents

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By Leon Chaitow

Publisher : Inner Traditions/Bear & Company

ABOUT Leon Chaitow

Leon Chaitow
Leon Chaitow is a practicing osteopath, naturopath, and acupuncturist who has served as director of postgraduate studies at the British Naturopathic and Osteopathic College and as consulting editor to the Journal of Alternative Medicine. He is the author of several books on health and alte More...



This comprehensive guide for health practitioners covers all aspects of amino acid therapy and lists conditions which are particularly responsive to such treatment. Includes information on: 
     Amino acid profiles 
     Why individual requirements differ  
     Amino acids and protein 
     Amino acids and the body cycles  
     Disorders of amino acid metabolism
     Conditions suitable for amino acid therapy