Vitamin C Benefits

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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High dose IV vitamin C cures patient of Zika virus in three days

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(NaturalHealth365) For years, natural health experts have been extolling the ability of high doses of vitamin C to fight disease safely, effectively and naturally. Now, a case study from Puerto Rico – in which a woman infected with the Zika virus recovered practically overnight after being treated with vitamin C – provides strong new evidence for the claim. The Zika ... Read More »

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Vitamin C stops drug addiction with zero withdrawal symptoms

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(NaturalHealth365) Amazing findings related to vitamin C and natural cures for drug addiction show tremendous promise for overcoming addiction to hard drugs such as heroin. A vitamin C deficiency seems to correlate with drug addiction, and administering vitamin C in high doses offers profound healing effects without the negative side effects associated with toxic conventional therapies. Drug addiction to heroin ... Read More »

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Why add vitamin C to a natural pain relief protocol?

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(NaturalHealth365) Instead of seeking effective options for natural pain relief like vitamin C, all too many Americans reach for over the counter medications when they are feeling even low levels of pain. Advil, Motrin and Aleve are a few of the top choices – however, the side effects of these painkillers could be deadly. This class of pain relievers called ... Read More »

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Archaeologists reveal: Vitamin C deficiency wiped out an entire town

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(NaturalHealth365) Although surrounded by fruits rich in vitamin C, the earliest European colonists settling in the New World suffered severe deficiency of this critical vitamin. Archaeologists have studied the bones of the early settlers of La Isabela, located in the modern-day Dominican Republic, and found evidence of scurvy. Diseases like smallpox, malaria and influenza have long been blamed for the ... Read More »

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How cancer cells and infections get destroyed by vitamin C

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(NaturalHealth365) Much data has come out in recent years about the effectiveness of vitamin C against cancer. The main driver of this is the important role of vitamin C in creating optimal immune system health. Vitamin C has been studied intensely for almost a century, beginning with Albert Szent-Gyorgyi whose research won him the Nobel Prize in Physiology in 1937. ... Read More »

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Why your immune function is dependent on vitamin C

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(NaturalHealth365) Like most time-worn bits of advice, the recommendation to drink plenty of orange juice to lessen the effects of a cold and boost immunity has its roots firmly planted in logical advice.  In fact, vitamin C plays a critical role in supporting a strong immune system and should never be underestimated or overlooked entirely. The severity and frequency of ... Read More »

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Prevent and reverse infections with vitamin C

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(NaturalHealth365) Vitamin C benefits are well-known, including bringing support to the immune system and to overall health. This powerful antioxidant can help to fend off colds and flu. Additional vitamin C benefits include supporting the cardiovascular system and the health of the bones, kidneys and respiratory system. Even better news, vitamin C is affordable and well-tolerated by most people eating ... Read More »

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The never-ending war against vitamin C

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In her article of February 19, 2016, Denise Dador jumps onto the heavily-populated bandwagon advocating against the utility of vitamin C in treating the common cold, or just about anything else, for that matter. Certainly, I am in no position to question Ms. Dador’s sincerity in writing her article. (But, here’s a ‘dose of reality’ for Ms. Dador) Perhaps she ... Read More »

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