Friday, October 24, 2008

Science Marches On!

"The Stink in Farts Controls Blood Pressure"

“Now that we know hydrogen sulfide’s role in regulating blood pressure, it may be possible to design drug therapies that enhance its formation as an alternative to the current methods of treatment for hypertension,” said Johns Hopkins neuroscientist Solomon H. Snyder, M.D., a co-author of the study detailed in the Oct. 24th issue of the journal Science.

We shall the rue day this discovery was made.