Nutritional Supplements

Helpful Supplements for Autism and ADHD

Shelly Xu

Nutritional Program Manager

Shelly Xu manages Poppy Life Care’s Nutrition Program, which offers general nutrition information, instructional tips and recipes for healthy foods to improve behavioral health. Shelly has a background in traditional Chinese medicine and combined modern and traditional Chinese medical therapy in the treatment of neuro-system diseases and psychiatric diseases while serving as a Resident Doctor in the Nanjing Brain Hospital in China. She conducted nutrition analyses for CKE Restaurants Holdings in California, and received her Master’s degree from the Department of Food Science and Nutrition at Chapman University. Prior to joining Poppy Life Care, Shelly was a Food Technologist for Blue Pacific Flavors & Fragrances Inc. in the City of Industry, California.


Live microorganisms that can aid digestion, boost the immune system and improve gastrointestinal problems.
Probiotic supplements purchased at the store should contain “live active cultures”.
Purchase products through our Fullscript virtual dispensary.


Gamma-AminoButyric Acid (gaba) is the primary inhibitory neurotransmitter, or chemical messenger, in the central nervous system. has a “calming” effect on the brain and can reduce stress and agitation. fermented foods such as:

Special Offer on Oral Supplements

Children with autism can have dietary deficits that are difficult to address through regular food consumption. Simple Spectrum is offering Poppy Life Care families a 10% discount on the purchase of an oral supplement designed to meet the nutritional needs of the developing nervous system with extra support for individuals with autism.

Click here to get the discount code.

Click here to purchase your Simple Spectrum supplement.