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Extreme Exercise Can Poison the Blood

June 22nd, 2015

Episode 277 of 581 episodes

Even four hours of intense activity may be enough to let bacteria escape from the gut into the blood, setting off a chain of inflammation. Christopher Intagliata reports

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