Nice text! Garlic indeed has a lot of properties but I doubt making a man’s armpit odour better is one of them. Based solely on your text, the researchers analyzed the effect on hourly rates. And for that case it appears that, yes, Eating Garlic Combats Body Odor! But, in real conditions people who eat garlic do it continously, and those people actually don’t have a better body odour. Many asian cuisines use a lot of garlic (cantonese, indian, etc), and by experience I can tell you these garlic-lovers have everyrhing but a pleasant body odor.