No Thanks, Deer

Feliciano, Jeff
April 2000
Joe Weider's Muscle & Fitness;Apr2000, Vol. 61 Issue 4, p240
Discusses the nutritional value of deer antler. Belief regarding the therapeutic effect of the supplement; Results of a research commissioned by the New Zealand Game Industry Board; Possible effects on athletes.


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