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Vitamin C


Ascorbic acid is an antioxidant water-soluble vitamin. When you are under stress the adrenal glands are known to "gobble up" vitamin C, so it is beneficial to the body during times of stress when excess free radical production may occur. The general functions of vitamin C include aiding the production of "anti-stress" hormones and interferons (immune system proteins), being needed for the metabolism of folic acid, tyrosine and phenylalanine (amino acids) and as an essential component for collagen (protein component of ligaments, tendons and muscles) formation. Bioflavonoids help the absorption of vitamin C.

Vitamin C may be beneficial in athletic performance (for energy), bronchitis, bruising, burns, capillary fragility, common cold/sore throat, gingivitis (periodontal disease), glaucoma, heart attack, high cholesterol, infection, infertility (male), wound healing, asthma, atherosclerosis, autism, cataracts, diabetes, gastritis, immune function, influenza, iron-deficiency anemia, lead toxicity, pancreatic insufficiency, schizophrenia, skin ulcers and sprains and strains.

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