TITLE

Berry Clean Teeth?

AUTHOR(S)
Boubion, Michelle Basta
PUB. DATE
November 1999
SOURCE
Joe Weider's Muscle & Fitness;Nov99, Vol. 60 Issue 11, p102
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on a study conducted at the Tel Aviv University in Israel regarding the role of a compound found in cranberries in preventing gum disease. How these compounds work; Major cause of tooth decay and gum disease; Study findings.
ACCESSION #
2293588

 

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