Vitamin C™ is a powerful antioxidant that helps to boost the body’s immune system and it plays an important role in cardiovascular health. Vitamin C is needed for growth and repair of tissues in all parts of the body as well as formation of collagen. Collagen is a protein used to make skin, scar tissue, tendons, ligaments and blood vessels. As an antioxidant, vitamin C protects cells from free radical damage.
Common Cold Along with its immune functions that fight against bacteria, viruses, and infection, vitamin C also serves as an effective antihistamine that will lessen the unpleasant effects of the common cold, including inflammation, stuffy nose and aches.
Hypertension Vitamin C has been shown to lower blood pressure, and therefore lessen the probability of hypertension, as well as the serious health problems that follow, such as cardiovascular disease.
Blood Vessels Along with lowering your blood pressure, vitamin C ensures proper dilation of blood vessels, which can prevent diseases associated with the heart.
• Promotes healthy teeth and gums • Helps heal wounds and broken bones • Boosts immune function • Aids in iron absorption • Helps form collagen and connective tissues • Lowers blood pressure