Sorting folklore from fact on the health benefits of garlic

Garlic is a food of legends, supposedly capable of providing protection against everything from common colds to heart disease—not to mention vampires and werewolves. But does it really ward off as many health ills as its reputation suggests? “That might be a stretch,” said Kristina Petersen, an assistant professor in the department of nutritional sciences … Continue reading Sorting folklore from fact on the health benefits of garlic