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Old 01-05-2013, 09:48 PM #8
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Originally Posted by bridger1 View Post
the great one did it once in training for an experiment, i think he needed to cut weight, and was drained so they tried it. in training that night he found that he all his energy. so he did it for the fight a week later, and for every fight after that.

was curious as he clearly thought it helped
Placebo effect most likely. Or a "Sugar high". I'm not a doctor so I'm not %100 sure on any of this. But it seems to me that injecting yourself with glucose when your're not in need of it could lead to pancreatic problems down the road.
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