Pain Relief With a Pit

Boubion, Michelle Basta
November 1999
Joe Weider's Muscle & Fitness;Nov99, Vol. 60 Issue 11, p101
Reports on the therapeutic use of tart cherries. Pain-relieving properties of the fruit; Recommended amount of intake.


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