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2011-02-24 15:39:13

Scientists investigating natural ways to enhance athletic performance have found that bovine colostrum can massively reduce gut permeability "“ otherwise known as 'leaky gut syndrome.' Their findings, published in the March issue of the American Journal of Physiology-Gastrointestinal and Liver Physiology, could have positive implications not just for athletes but also for sufferers of heatstroke. A research group led by Ray Playford, Professor of Medicine at Barts and The London School...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.
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