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GABA Paradox: How This Mediator of Calm May Cause Asthma Attacks

Gamma-Aminobutyric Acid (GABA) is a compound the body uses to relax. It helps calm the brain, soothes the nerves, and makes for a great natural sleep aid. Our bodies have GABA receptors all over the place but those in the lungs are kind…