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Why do so many athletes turn to extreme and unproven remedies?

14 mins | Jun 18, 2022
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Pseudoscience can have a powerful effect on performance. Behind the scenes, athletes in the high-level sport put their bodies under considerable strain, exacerbating the need for effective forms of recovery. Although alternative treatments can have possible benefits, Nick Tiller examines the multifaceted reasons elite athletes are drawn to these bizarre and sometimes risky practices.
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