vitamin C


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Synonyms for vitamin C

a vitamin found in fresh fruits (especially citrus fruits) and vegetables

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The researchers also showed pathways caused by high doses of vitamin C by which altered iron metabolism in cancer cells lead to increased to sensitivity to cancer cell killing.
Near-identical results have now been shown in cultures of human heart-muscle cells, demonstrating that vitamin C can work to slow cardiovascular aging by preserving telomere length.
TL has educated readers about biased research and how designed-to-fail, government-sponsored studies "proved" that laetrile, intravenous vitamin C, and Nick Gonzalez's cancer protocol were ineffective.
The conventional wisdom is that vitamin C improves health in part because it can act as an antioxidant, preventing or delaying some types of cell damage.
Some of the highest concentrations of vitamin C are found in citrus fruits, as well as papayas, strawberries, pineapples, bell peppers, Brussels sprouts, broccoli, cantaloupe and cauliflower.
The report explains the benefits of vitamin C stating, "Vitamin C has been known for its health-boosting benefits and new research has now found that it can help people live longer.
in Signature facelift TIME: 45 minutes EFFECTS: This face peel is from USA cosmeceutical company Image Skincare and uses plant extracts rich in vitamin C to gently exfoliate and remove the top layers of skin leaving your face looking radiant and revitalised.
Researchers at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, part of Yeshiva University in New York, have found that vitamin C kills drug-resistant TB in laboratory culture.
One medium potato with skin provides more than 50 percent of the recommended daily intake of vitamin C.
PhytoCeuticals has introduced an entire product line based on vitamin C, which includes Velvet Gel, Active Serum, Pro-Heal Serum, Supreme Serum, Skin Firming Cream and Moisturize Cream.
Pidditional marketers introducing antioxidant or vitamin-enriched color cosmeceutical products include Smashbox, with its Photo Finish Luminizing Foundation Primer To Go, which contains "a silky blend of vitamins and antioxidants;" Target's Sonia Kashuk line, with Super Sheer Shimmering Highlighting Liquid boasting "vitamin E and grapeseed oil to impart antioxidant and anti-aging properties;" Neutrogena, with its Healthy Skin Custom Glow Bronzes; formulated with a patented blend of antioxidants to help enhance skin's appearance over time; and Mary Kay, with its Cream Blush in Cranberry and Sheer Bliss shades, which are "infused with emollient white lily bulb extract plus peach extract that is rich in vitamin C and skin-protecting antioxidants.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Taking large doses of vitamin C may moderately reduce blood pressure, according to an analysis of years of research.
Jariwalla, vitamin C interferes with replication of the virus (HIV), the agent that is clinically associated with AIDS.
Washington, November 14 (ANI): Researchers at the University of California, Berkeley, say that they have found further evidence suggesting that vitamin C supplements can lower concentrations of C-reactive protein (CRP), a central biomarker of inflammation which is a powerful predictor of heart disease and diabetes.
Ever since the 1960s, when it was first touted as a cure-all for colds, vitamin C has been investigated for its role in numerous medical conditions.