Stomping Out Athlete's Foot

Boubion, Michelle Basta
November 1999
Joe Weider's Muscle & Fitness;Nov99, Vol. 60 Issue 11, p101
Discusses the common treatment for athlete's foot. Garlic bath; Application of tea tree oil.


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