Did Rocky Know About Avidin?
  • Jerrold Winter


In the predawn Philadelphia darkness, Sylvester Stallone’s Rocky Balboa staggers to his refrigerator. He cracks five eggs into a glass and drinks the mess down. The viewer’s gag reflex is activated. Rocky starts off on his morning run secure in the belief that he is fortified with raw animal energy at its best. Rocky has never heard of “egg white injury.”


Phosphorus Depression Biotin Oxytocin Pyridoxine 


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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1991

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