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Santa Barbara County Researcher Says Baking Soda May Provide Endurance Boost For Athletes

Posted on Friday, August 15, 2014 7:59am

Researchers Gregg Afman and James Betts

It’s been an ongoing struggle to try to stop the use of performance enhancing drugs in professional sports.

But, a Santa Barbara County researcher says a perfectly legal substance that’s in your kitchen right now might make a big difference for pro basketball players.

KCLU’s Lance Orozco reports a study by a Westmont College professor shows something as simple as baking soda may improve a player’s endurance.

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