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NZ Herald: Humble yam new weapon in treatment of brain injuries

Peter Griffin posted in on March 17th, 2010.

Jarrod Booker writes in the NZ Herald that the yam has been found to produce progesterone. This finding is of note as progesterone has been found to improve the survival chances of those who have suffered serious brain injury. An excerpt: (read in full here) “Dr Donald Stein, a neuroscientist from the United States’ Emory […]

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