Posts Tagged ‘Vitamin C’

  • apple pear metabolic syndrome

    Vitamin C & exercise are key treatments for Metabolic Syndrome.

    April 5, 2016 | HealthQI | | Comments Off on Vitamin C & exercise are key treatments for Metabolic Syndrome.

    A new study has highlighted combined high vitamin C levels and exercise as a key component in reducing the risk of metabolic disease.  What is Metabolic Syndrome? Metabolic Syndrome describes a group of factors that increases the risk of heart disease,...

  • Vitamin C and skin cancer

    Vitamin C reprograms skin cancer cells.

    June 10, 2015 | HealthQI | | No Comments

    Vitamin C & Healthy skin. Vitamin C’s relationship with a healthy skin could not be more obvious. Long before a lack of the vitamin was officially connected to scurvy in the 1930’s, sailors had been curing themselves from vitamin C deficiency by...

  • water soluble vitamins prevent hypertension

    Vitamins stop pre-hypertension progressing to high blood pressure

    January 20, 2015 | HealthQI | | Comments Off on Vitamins stop pre-hypertension progressing to high blood pressure

    Not all hypertension is the same. Hypertension in simple terms is high blood pressure. Normal blood pressure is generally said to be 100–140 mmHg (systolic) over 60–90 mmHg (diastolic). High blood pressure would be anything above 140/90 mmHg....

  • Vitamin C protects against Alzheimers

    Study links low Vitamin C with Alzheimer’s

    January 16, 2015 | HealthQI | | No Comments

    Vitamin C keeps coming up trumps. In the past year we've reported on parenteral Vitamin C improving chemotherapy results for ovarian cancer, Vitamin C as a protection against toxins and as a good supplement in type II diabetes. Here the latest is an...

  • vitamin C protects against DDT

    Gin & DDT with a slice of lemon

    December 3, 2014 | HealthQI | | No Comments

    Pollution We all agree that it is better not to have any pollutants at all but in an industrialised world with massive populations and intensive farming, a pollution free environment is a dream that seems light years away. In fact there are so many pollutants...

  • periodontal disease

    Periodontal disease goes further than the mouth

    October 23, 2014 | HealthQI | | No Comments

    If you are having problems conceiving, suffer from cardiovascular disease or have osteopenia, you may be surprised to know that the problem may be related to periodontal disease. Periodontal diseases are often thought of as a slightly unpleasant and...