Garlic's Fat-Burning Effects

Antonio, Jose
February 1999
Joe Weider's Muscle & Fitness;Feb99, Vol. 60 Issue 2, p169
Focuses on the health benefits of garlic. Details on three experiments on garlic consumption; Information about alliin, a useful compound that can be isolated from garlic.


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