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More Demand for Vitamin C Intravenous Therapy

IV vitamin lounges have been spreading throughout North America, and the demand for the lounges is increasing.

The therapies are made of large doses of minerals, vitamins, and amino acids. 267 more words


The relationship between stress, adrenal function and vitamin C and the effect of this relationship on the immune system! 

During times of stress, the adrenal glands produce a stress hormone called cortisol, which suppresses the immune system by inhibiting the production of lymphocytes (the cells responsible for identifying and destroying harmful antigens).  88 more words


According to a recent study conducted at the Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, eating a diet that includes dried and fresh chili peppers and similar spicy foods may reduce the chances of death from heart, cancer, diabetes, and lung disease. 247 more words


Brain health improves with vitamin C

Vitamin C removes toxins from the brain, which may prevent harmful buildup that has been connected to Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease.

Vitamin C does three things that are important for brain health and regulating neural transmitters: It is an antioxidant nutrient, which means that it helps the body to remove wastes and toxins; it is necessary for the body to produce neurotransmitters in the brain; and it builds collagen to improve the flexibility of arteries, which allows blood to flow to the brain. 186 more words


How Antioxidant Skin Care Really Works—and Why You Need It

We always take beauty buzzwords with a grain of salt—they often turn out to be little more than another thing that starts with a b. There are some, however, that have worked their way into our vernacular so completely that we don’t even pause to think about what they mean. 415 more words

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Organic Matcha Green Tea

Organic Matcha Green Tea is considered to be 10 times more powerful than regular green tea, in terms of its nutritional content. When you consume matcha green tea, you are consuming the full nutritional content of the plant, rather than discarding the leaves as you would with regular green tea (although regular green tea is still a great source of antioxidants). 90 more words


Vitamin C Improves Heart Health and Longevity

Recent research shows that vitamin C can improve longevity and heart health, as it decreases the risk of developing cardiovascular disease and experiencing early death. 408 more words