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Why You Need Vitamin C


Vitamin C (found in broccoli, bell pepper, oranges, papaya, cauliflower, and more) is responsible for the growth and repair of tissue in all parts of your body. Watch this for a quick tip on how it helps repair the body!

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4:49AM PDT on Jul 1, 2013

Thank you for sharing.

8:45PM PDT on May 3, 2013

Thanks for the reminder!

10:36PM PDT on Sep 28, 2012

Thanks for you comment Heidi A.

7:14AM PDT on Sep 28, 2012

We can't get enough vitamin C from foods alone. Supplementation is necessary because humans lost the ability to make our own C during evolution and most of us need more. I encourage you to read up on the research of Dr. Linus Pauling and Dr. Rath in this field of research. I take mega doses of C now with other amino acids and no longer need blood pressure or cholesterol medicine.

6:24AM PDT on Sep 28, 2012

A little known but very important trait of Vit. C is that it helps in absorption of Iron; thereby, it possibly enables our blood, with higher oxygen levels, to repair/ strengthen tissues, fight bacteria and make it inimical for some of them to survive.

5:48AM PDT on Sep 28, 2012

People who have trouble absorbing vitamin should be careful. It happens that the body does not recognize the vitamins you use,and stores it as a waste which can be very dangerous.So be careful and make sure that you do not have such a problem, because then the most ordinary vitamin can cause a big problem.

3:29AM PDT on Sep 28, 2012

Fresh fruits...., Mmmmm

10:47PM PDT on Sep 27, 2012

Vit C, so so necessary.

9:30PM PDT on Sep 27, 2012

Vitamin C is in alot of things; it should be easy to get it into your system.

9:19PM PDT on Sep 27, 2012

fresh food is good also for other reasons!

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