Vitamin C Benefits

18 benefits of quercetin that are enhanced when combined with vitamin C

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(NaturalHealth365) Quercetin, a flavonoid found in leaves, seeds, flowers and fruit, is the plant kingdom’s first line of defense against threats – including infections and environmental toxins. Now, researchers are finding that this natural protector can extend an impressive range of benefits to humans as well – especially when it is used with vitamin C, a powerful antioxidant in its ... Read More »

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High dose vitamin C may stop the progression of leukemia, study reveals

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(NaturalHealth365) The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that leukemia – cancer of the blood and bone marrow – claimed 23,564 lives in 2014 alone. Now, exciting new research shows that a six-month regimen of high-dose intravenous vitamin C slowed the progression of leukemia by stopping leukemic cells from multiplying. The study builds upon other research that ... Read More »

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Higher vitamin C dosage shortens duration of the common cold symptoms, says study

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(NaturalHealth365) Natural health experts have long credited high-dose vitamin C with the ability to alleviate or even prevent many illnesses, including the flu and the common cold. But the dosages used in many clinical studies have been far too small, according to knowledgeable vitamin C experts – leading the mainstream medical community to claim, unfairly, that vitamin C is ‘ineffective.’ ... Read More »

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Vitamin C found to block growth of cancer stem cells, says peer reviewed study

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(NaturalHealth365) Increasingly, researchers are discovering the role played by cancer stem cells in the growth and spread of the disease. In groundbreaking new research, vitamin C showed its ability to target cancer stem cells and stop their growth – preventing the recurrence of tumors. Although mainstream medicine has been slow to accept the cancer-fighting properties of vitamin C, the exciting ... Read More »

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Vitamin C and sepsis: The genie is now out of the bottle

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(NaturalHealth365) The enormous effectiveness of vitamin C in helping to resolve any of a wide variety of infections comes as no surprise to anyone who has made at least a minimal effort to study the large body of peer-reviewed literature addressing this topic. However, the overall number of healthcare practitioners and laypersons who are familiar with the therapeutic capacity of ... Read More »

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How high dose vitamin C kills cancer cells

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(NaturalHealth365) Natural health experts have long maintained that vitamin C can fight cancer – if given in sufficiently large doses. But it is sometimes difficult to achieve the high blood concentration that is necessary for it to be effective. Now, a new form of vitamin C is correcting that frustrating problem – and proving to be a game-changer.  Liposomal vitamin ... Read More »

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Doctor used vitamin C to save almost 150 patients from certain death of sepsis

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(NaturalHealth365) Sepsis is a severe blood infection that can cause multiple organ failure. It leads to more hospital deaths than any other illness. However, new research reveals how vitamin C offers tremendous promise against this life-threatening condition. The research out of Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, Va. has proven just how powerful the right antioxidant can be against a ... Read More »

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Study shows: Vitamin C can significantly reduce risk of gout

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(NaturalHealth365) The antioxidant benefits of vitamin C for fighting and protecting against infection, heart disease, diabetes, and cancer are already well established. Vitamin C can be particularly potent when taken in high doses of 1 gram per day or more. Now another study is showing that vitamin C can help to prevent gout as well. Gout is a form of ... Read More »

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Vitamin C intake drastically reduces the risk of COPD

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(NaturalHealth365) A new study has found antioxidants to be extremely helpful in supporting healthy lung functioning and preventing COPD, or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. COPD is a disease of the lungs that results in obstruction due to the airways becoming inflamed and thick. This in turn leads to progressive symptoms such as a persistent cough and shortness of breath. COPD ... Read More »

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Classic symptom of scurvy is inflamed, swollen and bleeding gums

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(NaturalHealth365) Scurvy is an illness that is brought on by vitamin C deficiency. This condition is most commonly associated with early sailors who went on long sea voyages and didn’t get sufficient amounts of this important nutrient. Centuries ago, the only option for vitamin C was from fruits and vegetables, and sailors were not able to take enough of these ... Read More »

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High-dose vitamin C reduces inflammation in cancer patients, study shows

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(NaturalHealth365) The value and impact of a daily vitamin C supplement as well as high, concentrated doses for acute illnesses is becoming increasingly clear. Studies have already shown the efficacy of liposomal vitamin C in treating infections and as an anti-cancer therapy.  Now, another study is confirming its effectiveness against inflammation in cancer patients, one of the primary markers. High ... Read More »

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Low vitamin C levels linked to higher blood levels of lead

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(NaturalHealth365) The benefits of vitamin C are many, and include protection and treatment for cancer, infections, scurvy, hypertension, stroke, heart disease, cataracts, and the common cold.  Not surprisingly, vitamin C strengthens the immune system and helps to heal wounds, control asthma and maintain elasticity of the skin.  But, now, (as if we need another good reason to LOVE vitamin C) ... Read More »

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