Published in Women's Health Weekly, June 10th, 2004
Following up on a case study in which a diet low in monosodium glutamate (MSG) appeared to relieve fibromyalgic pain, R. Geenen and colleagues, University of Utrecht, evaluated "theoretical considerations about, modes of action, and empirical findings of reduced intake, common daily intake, and ingestion of relatively large amounts of glutamate."
According to the authors, "Of the total amount of dietary glutamate, hardly any enters the circulation. When relatively high concentrations of glutamate are ingested without food, a...
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