Vitamin C – It’s so nice to focus on a different vitamin!
Vitamin D hogs the press today, deservedly so for its significance on so many body
systems and conditions. But Vitamin C should get attention, too. Vitamin C is an essential vitamin, a go-to vitamin for immunity, healing, and much more.
The Chiropractic TRUhealthDR some recent facts about Vitamin C and encourages our
Colorado Springs chiropractic patients and loved ones to check your Vitamin C
intake and regulate as necessary.
First, classic research points to the antioxidant capability
of vitamin C. It also reports that vitamin c improves oxidative damage to DNA
and lipids and proteins. (1) All good! New research supports vitamin C for
immunity as it reports long-term high-dose intake of vitamin C effectively
maintains immune cells. (1) For everyday Colorado Springs health, taking
vitamin C appears beneficial!
The Chiropractic TRUhealthDR understands Colorado Springs chiropractic
patients and their family members have to undergo surgery from time to time for
various issues, so this new information about vitamin C is valuable! Specifically, new research says vitamin C is
important pre-surgically for healing and disease prevention. A dose of Vitamin
C (2 G) before surgery may reduce the need for morphine post-surgery. Vitamin C
supplementation (1 G) for 50 days pre-op may prevent chronic regional pain
syndrome after extremity surgery. (2) New statistics like this gets
The Chiropractic TRUhealthDR to take a closer look at just how valuable vitamin C is! How
So The Chiropractic TRUhealthDR encourages Colorado Springs chiropractic
clients to scrutinize their nutritional supplements. Vitamin D is important.
Multiple supplements are essential. Calcium supplementation remains crucial.
Let’s take another look at Vitamin C intake, especially if you are facing a
surgery soon! Contact The Chiropractic TRUhealthDR to talk more about your specific supplementation needs and how they're being met.
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