TITLE

Give Muscle Cramps the Boot

AUTHOR(S)
Boubion, Michelle Basta
PUB. DATE
November 1999
SOURCE
Joe Weider's Muscle & Fitness;Nov99, Vol. 60 Issue 11, p101
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on how to prevent muscle cramps. Essential nutrients needed; Immediate relief for a calf cramp.
ACCESSION #
2293583

 

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