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NZ Herald/NZPA: One taste, and full power ahead – researchers find instant carbo boost

Peter Griffin posted in on May 5th, 2010.

Simply tasting carbohydrate has the ability to boost muscle strength, according to research conducted by University of Auckland scientists. Their research found that a carbohydrate solution in the mouth was able to improve performance, without it needing to be swallowed and digested.  The scientists have suggested the effect could be due to neuronal circuits telling […]

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