How Vitamin C can reduce skin 'sagging and wrinkles'? 3 ways to boost your intake
VITAMIN C is a naturally occurring vitamin that helps protect the body's cells and in doing so can have huge benefits for ageing skin. How can you get more into your diet? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin C diet: The best fruit juice to lower your risk of winter deficiency
VITAMIN C is an important nutrient that helps protect cells and is even linked to easing the symptoms of a cold. How can you get more into your diet as winter approaches? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin C is an essential nutrient - but there are seven signs you’ve had too much
VITAMIN C is an essential nutrient, but it's possible to have too much of it. Some people will take supplements to boost the vitamin C in their bodies, but there are seven signs to look out for which may indicate you have had too much. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

STUDY: Vitamin C and zinc supplementation can increase the effectiveness of antimalarial agents
(Natural News) Malaria is a mosquito-borne disease that’s caused by parasites from the genus Plasmodium. Five species are known to cause malaria infections in humans, namely, P. falciparum, P. malariae, P. vivax, P. ovale and P. knowlesi. Of these parasites, P. falciparum is said to cause the most life-threatening form of malaria. Patients with falciparum malaria suffer... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin-C Induced Hyperglycemia in a Dialysis Patient Vitamin-C Induced Hyperglycemia in a Dialysis Patient
High-dose vitamin C is increasingly used for sepsis and recently for treating COVID-19, but the adverse effects of this treatment in vulnerable patients may be underreported, as seen in this case.Journal of Medical Case Reports (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - July 22, 2021 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Nephrology Journal Article Source Type: news

C is for Vitamin C -- a key ingredient for immune cell function
(La Jolla Institute for Immunology) Regulatory T cells (Tregs) help control inflammation and autoimmunity in the body. Unfortunately, it has proven difficult to find the right molecular ingredients to induce stable iTregs. Now a new study reports that Vitamin C and TET proteins can work together to give Tregs their life-saving power. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 21, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Does Optimal Iron Absorption Include Vitamin C? Does Optimal Iron Absorption Include Vitamin C?
The evidence for taking vitamin C with iron to promote iron absorption is scant and dates back almost 50 years.Medscape Internal Medicine (Source: Medscape FamilyMedicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape FamilyMedicine Headlines - July 15, 2021 Category: Primary Care Tags: Internal Medicine Commentary Source Type: news

Thiamine combined with vitamin C in sepsis or septic shock: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Conclusions: Despite widespread enthusiasm for thiamine combined with vitamin C for sepsis and septic shock, we only found an association with reduced SOFA score and time of vasopressor use. There was no association with in-hospital mortality. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - July 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Smart sunscreens to keep you safe this summer: Are these new products better than the big brands?
Root + Fruit Bright Start is made with vitamin C, gardenia Florida fruit extract and 'antioxidant vitamin E, nourishing almond oil and aloe vera, scented with a stimulating blend of six essential oils'. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Best supplements for hay fever: Vitamin C is a natural antihistamine - two other remedies
HAY FEVER can be a distressing allergy to have - sore, itchy red eyes, a bunged-up nose and a cough can make going outside unpleasant. Considering that's the only option right now when it comes to meeting up with friends, what can you do? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Regular vitamin C intake found to reverse blood poisoning
(Natural News) Vitamin C, also known as ascorbic acid, is commonly known for its various health benefits, such as supporting the immune system. Now, a series of studies have shown that vitamin C can also help reverse the effects of sepsis. Sepsis happens when the body’s response to infection affects its own tissues. Instead of fighting disease-causing... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - March 31, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin C found to help prevent metabolic syndrome associated with diabetes, heart disease and stroke
(Natural News) One is enough. Two is too much. Three is, well, deadly. Having at least three risk factors of metabolic syndrome — which include high blood pressure, high blood sugar levels, high triglycerides, low levels of high-density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol and extra fat around the waist — is like inviting death to your doorstep. This is... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - March 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

More Disappointing Results for Vitamin C, Thiamine and Hydrocortisone in Sepsis More Disappointing Results for Vitamin C, Thiamine and Hydrocortisone in Sepsis
Among critically ill patients with sepsis, treatment with hydrocortisone, vitamin C (ascorbic acid) and thiamine (HAT) did not improve outcome in the randomized controlled VICTAS trial.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - February 25, 2021 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Critical Care News Source Type: news

Effect of vitamin C, thiamine, and hydrocortisone on ventilator- and vasopressor-free Days in patients with sepsis
RCT (n=501) found no significant increase of ventilator- and vasopressor-free days with vitamin C, thiamine and hydrocortisone treatment vs placebo in critically ill patients with sepsis. Trial terminated early for administrative reasons and may have been underpowered. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - February 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What Is the Most Effective Vitamin C Serum?
Title: What Is the Most Effective Vitamin C Serum?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 2/24/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/24/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Skin General)
Source: MedicineNet Skin General - February 24, 2021 Category: Dermatology Source Type: news

Do Zinc and Vitamin C Reduce COVID Symptoms? Do Zinc and Vitamin C Reduce COVID Symptoms?
A randomized trial looked at the ability of zinc and vitamin C to shorten symptoms of COVID-19 in outpatients. Dr F. Perry Wilson breaks down the data.Medscape (Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines)
Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines - February 17, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Infectious Diseases Commentary Source Type: news

Zinc, Ascorbic Acid Do Not Cut Symptom Duration in SARS-CoV-2
WEDNESDAY, Feb. 17, 2021 -- For ambulatory adults with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) infection, treatment with high-dose zinc gluconate, ascorbic acid, or a combination does not reduce the duration of symptoms,... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - February 17, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Zinc, Vitamin C Won't Help Against COVID-19 Recovery
MONDAY, Feb. 15, 2021 -- Despite their reputation for boosting the powers of your immune system, a new study reports that vitamin C and zinc supplements don't help COVID-19 patients recover from their illness. Giving one or the other, or a... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - February 15, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Study: Zinc, vitamin C have no effect on COVID-19 infection
Zinc and vitamin C supplements may help boost the immune system, but they offer little, if any, benefit as a treatment for COVID-19, according to a study published Friday by JAMA Network Open. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - February 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Effect of high-dose zinc, ascorbic acid supplementation vs usual care on symptom length, reduction among ambulatory patients with SARS-CoV-2 infection
(JAMA Network) These findings suggest that treatment with zinc, ascorbic acid or both doesn't affect SARS-CoV-2 symptoms. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - February 12, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Reversal of the Pathophysiological Responses to Gram-Negative Sepsis by Megadose Vitamin C, Critical care medicine 49(2): e179-e190
Objectives: Oxidative stress appears to initiate organ failure in sepsis, justifying treatment with antioxidants such as vitamin C at megadoses. We have therefore investigated the safety and efficacy of megadose sodium ascorbate in sepsis.; Design: Interventional study.; Setting: Research Institute.; Subjects: Adult Merino ewes.; Interventions: Sheep were instrumented with pulmonary and renal artery flow-probes, and laser-Doppler and oxygen-sensing probes in the kidney. Conscious sheep received an infusion of live Escherichia coli for 31 hours. At 23.5 hours of sepsis, sheep received fluid resuscitation (30 mL/kg, Hartmann...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - February 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bleeding Gums? You Might Be Lacking Vitamin C
WEDNESDAY, Feb. 10, 2021 -- If you have bleeding gums, you may need to increase the amount of vitamin C in your diet, a new study suggests. The American Dental Association says bleeding could be a sign of gingivitis, an early stage of gum disease.... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - February 10, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

ASCOR (Ascorbic Acid Injection for Intravenous Use) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - February 1, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Best supplements: Vitamin C is an antioxidant and could help to treat an iron deficiciency
BEST supplements: Iron deficiency is one of the most common micronutrient disorders, affecting around 30 percent of the world's population. In industrialised countries such as the UK, iron deficiency is most prevalent among pregnant women, children under five years old, women of reproductive age and the elderly. Can a vitamin C supplement help with this? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin C-An Adjunctive Therapy for Respiratory Infection, Sepsis and COVID-19. Nutrients 12(12).
There are limited proven therapies for COVID-19. Vitamin C's antioxidant, anti-inflammatory and immunomodulating effects make it a potential therapeutic candidate, both for the prevention and amelioration of COVID-19 infection, and as an adjunctive therapy in the critical care of COVID-19. This literature review focuses on vitamin C deficiency in respiratory infections, including COVID-19, and the mechanisms of action in infectious disease, including support of the stress response, its role in preventing and treating colds and pneumonia, and its role in treating sepsis and COVID-19. The evidence to date indicates that oral...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - January 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamins E, C Inversely Linked to Risk for Parkinson Disease
THURSDAY, Jan. 7, 2021 -- Dietary vitamin E and vitamin C intake may be inversely associated with Parkinson disease risk, according to a study published online Jan. 6 in Neurology. Essi Hantikainen, Ph.D., from the University of Milano-Bicocca in... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - January 7, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Can 2 Nutrients Lower Your Risk for Parkinson's?
THURSDAY, Jan. 7, 2021 -- People who consume high levels of dietary vitamin C and E may lower their risk for Parkinson's disease by almost a third, a new study suggests. Foods high in vitamin C include oranges, strawberries, broccoli and Brussels... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 7, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Coronavirus update: Vitamin C could save the lives of those severely affected by Covid-19
CORONAVIRUS vaccines were deployed for the first time today in the UK. This is not the only positive development - a comprehensive review suggests vitamin C can save the lives of those badly affected by COVID-19. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 8, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Early use of high-dose vitamin C is beneficial in treatment of sepsis
This study aimed to investigate the effect of adjunctive intravenous high-dose vitamin C treatment on hospital mortality in patients with sepsis. Method(s): One hundred seventeen patients with sepsis in our department from June 2017 to May 2019 were randomly divided into two groups: the control group (56 cases) and the vitamin C group (61 cases). The control group was treated by the routine and basic therapy with intravenous drip of 5% dextrose and placebo (100 ml/time, 2 times/day), while the vitamin C group was administered intravenously by 3.0 g vitamin C dissolved into 5% dextrose (100 ml/time, 2 times/day) based on th...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - November 13, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin C's effectiveness against COVID may hinge on vitamin's natural transporter levels
(Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University) High doses of vitamin C under study for treating COVID-19 may benefit some populations, but investigators exploring its potential in aging say key factors in effectiveness include levels of the natural transporter needed to get the vitamin inside cells. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - November 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

‘Useful’ and natural supplement to avoid deadly high blood pressure symptoms
SUPPLEMENTS could be used to lower your risk, or even prevent some high blood pressure symptoms. This is useful and natural remedy to avoid the deadly signs and symptoms of hypertension. Should you consider adding vitamin C supplements to your diet, to prevent high blood pressure? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 12, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ascorbic acid-mediated reactions in organic synthesis
(Bentham Science Publishers) In this review, we report ascorbic acid-catalyzed reactions in organic synthesis. Several examples are included in this review to demonstrate that ascorbic acid is a versatile catalyst for the synthesis of diverse organic compounds. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - September 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

The Benefits of Vitamin C
Vitamin C is one of the safest and most effective nutrients, experts say. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - September 21, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin C and thiamine are associated with lower mortality in sepsis
BACKGROUND The efficacy of vitamin C (VitC) and thiamine (THMN) in patients admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU) with sepsis is unclear. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of VitC and THMN on mortality and lactate clearance in ICU patients. We hypothesized that survival and lactate clearance would be improved when treated with thiamine and/or VitC. METHODS The Philips eICU database version 2.0 was queried for patients admitted to the ICU in 2014 to 2015 for 48 hours or longer and patients with sepsis and an elevated lactate of 2.0 mmol/L or greater. Subjects were categorized according to the receipt ...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - September 3, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Big Pharma lies about vitamin C to keep people sick with cancer... while reaping huge profits from toxic cancer treatments
(Natural News) Vitamin C may have gotten a bit of buzz as the coronavirus pandemic ramped up, but the truth is that this wonder vitamin is often ignored by conventional medicine and the media. However, it can’t be a coincidence that most people who suffer from a chronic degenerative disease are deficient in vitamin C... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 31, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin C Positively Linked to Skeletal Muscle Mass Measures
FRIDAY, Aug. 28, 2020 -- Dietary and circulating vitamin C are positively associated with measures of skeletal muscle mass in middle- and older-aged men and women, according to a study published online Aug. 27 in The Journal of Nutrition. Lucy N.... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - August 28, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

How vitamin C could help over 50s retain muscle mass
(University of East Anglia) New research shows that vitamin C could help over 50s retain muscle mass in later life.The new study shows that older people who eat plenty of vitamin C - commonly found in citrus fruits, berries and vegetables - have the best skeletal muscle mass.This is important because people tend to lose skeletal muscle mass as they get older - leading to sarcopenia (a condition characterised by loss of skeletal muscle mass and function), frailty and reduced quality of life. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - August 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Hair loss treatment: Juice from a vegetable could be the answer to increasing hair growth
HAIR loss treatment can sometimes be something as simple as juice from a popular vegetable loaded with vitamin C known to increase hair growth. How? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 23, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

See IN STOCK preparedness items from the Health Ranger Store at new site PrepWithMike.com
(Natural News) Because of skyrocketing demand for storable food, immune-boosting nutrients and preparedness items, many of the products that people want (and need) are difficult to find in stock. The food shortages are real, and even many nutritional supplements are hard to come by as people stock up on antioxidants (like vitamin C) and minerals... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 21, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Tasting Liquid Tinctures or Capsules Support Immune System Health
Offers high doses of vitamin C paired with vitamins D3 and vitamin K2 to supercharge the body’s natural defenses Echinacea and elderberry is been used to support body as it fights the common cold, influenza and other viral infections Tincture are available at 500 bottles or moreThis story is related to the following:Tinctures | (Source: Industrial Newsroom - Health, Medical and Dental Supplies)
Source: Industrial Newsroom - Health, Medical and Dental Supplies - August 19, 2020 Category: Medical Devices Source Type: news

Multivitamin, mineral supplement linked to less-severe, shorter-lasting illness symptoms
(Oregon State University) Older adults who took a daily multivitamin and mineral supplement with zinc and high amounts of vitamin C in a 12-week study experienced sickness for shorter periods and with less severe symptoms than counterparts in a control group receiving a placebo. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - August 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

5 Health benefits of muskmelon, a sweet superfood that's rich in vitamin C
(Natural News) Muskmelon is a sweet and nutritious fruit with a variety of culinary uses and health benefits. It belongs to the gourd family and is related to other fruits that are often confused as vegetables, such as squash, pumpkin and zucchini. There are several varieties of muskmelon. There are netted types like cantaloupe and smooth-skinned types like honeydew and casaba melon.... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 31, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Study: Vitamin C plus quercetin a solid remedy for coronavirus
(Natural News) New research published in the journal Frontiers in Immunology has revealed that vitamin C combined with quercetin represents a powerful natural remedy for the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19). Entitled, “Quercetin and Vitamin C: An Experimental Synergistic Therapy for the Prevention and Treatment of SARS-CoV-2 Related Disease (COVID-19),” the paper takes a detailed look at... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Higher Vitamin C, Carotenoid Intake May Lower Risk for T2DM
THURSDAY, July 9, 2020 -- Higher intakes of vitamin C and carotenoids, as well as total whole grains, are associated with a lower risk for type 2 diabetes, according to two studies published online July 8 in The BMJ. Ju-Sheng Zheng, Ph.D., from the... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - July 9, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

7 science-backed health benefits of cranberries
(Natural News) Cranberries are a tart superfood rich in vitamin C. Often recommended as a natural remedy for urinary tract infections (UTIs), several studies have shown that cranberries offer other health benefits, such as potentially fighting antibiotic-resistant superbugs. Cranberries are rich in vitamin C Vitamin C, also called ascorbic acid, is a water-soluble vitamin that helps... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 24, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Letter to the Editor: Vitamin C May Indeed Be a Magic Bullet
No abstract available (Source: Emergency Medicine News)
Source: Emergency Medicine News - June 1, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Letter to the Editor Source Type: news

Can vitamin C's immune-boosting effects help fight COVID-19?
(Natural News) While scientists continue to find potential cures for the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19), numerous alternative solutions for the disease have started cropping up. More and more people are starting to take matters into their own hands in a bid to protect themselves from the disease, from taking vitamin supplements to disinfecting their homes with ultraviolet... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - May 26, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Why More Must be Done to Fight Bogus COVID-19 Cure Claims
This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article. The post Why More Must be Done to Fight Bogus COVID-19 Cure Claims appeared first on Inter Press Service. (Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health)
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - May 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: External Source Tags: Global Headlines Health Source Type: news

Study: IV vitamin C an effective therapy against the cytokine storms that are killing COVID-19 patients
(Natural News) There is so much we simply do not understand about the novel coronavirus, known as COVID-19. We can test people, try to isolate those who are sick, and attempt to treat the various symptoms of patients as they arise, but to date, there is no pharmaceutical treatment or cure for the disease. One... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - May 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A combo of fasting plus vitamin C is effective for hard-to-treat cancers, study shows
(University of Southern California) Researchers from USC and IFOM Cancer Institute found a fasting-mimicking diet could be more effective at treating some types of cancer when combined with vitamin C.In studies on mice, researchers found that the combination delayed tumor progression in multiple mouse models of colorectal cancer; in some mice, it caused disease regression. The results were published in the journal Nature Communications. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - May 12, 2020 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news