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Old June 6th, 2005, 11:24   #53
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Originally Posted by FOX_111
consuming a lot of vitamine E also help. You have to take a lot, so your body will excrete it in your sweat. Mosquito don't like the smell of vitamine E or something. It's not harmfull to you nor make you smell bad.

That's what I read in my biology books.
Not wishing to dispute your biology book but actually a (REALLY) excessive amount of vitamin E can make you anaemic and cause blood disorders - however that would only be after 'prolonged and excessive' use. If you were to increase your vitamin E intake prior to a game and then reduce it afterwards there should no danger at all.

This information comes from a member of the medical profession as opposed to personal experience.
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