Now that the world of golf has put the kibosh on performance-enhancing drugs (PED's), thinking out-of-the-box for solutions to find that extra edge are being sought-out in the strangest of places.
Like Los Angeles.
Yes, the place where you go to be seen has its roots in a product that can cure the yips.
That product is Botox.
According to a Bloomberg report, Botox...which (among losing your wrinkles) is used for patients with Parkinson's, Muscular Dystrophy, and other "focal dystonia"...or muscle cramping.
Yips is muscle-tightening...similar to writers cramps...and that is the basis of a study sponsored by Allergan (maker of Botox) to see if their product will be the silver bullet for yip-sufferers around the world.
If the study finds that there is indeed positive results, the ramifications could be huge as Botox is not considered a PED in golf.
No word yet if Scotty Cameron is worried.
Thanks for reading. Keep it in the short-grass.