Vitamin C news

How to get rid of a cold – does taking vitamin C supplements really help? – Express.co.uk

Thursday, November 02, 2017

“In the past few decades, multiple randomised controlled studies have examined whether the vitamin has any actual effect on the common cold,” said Healthline nutrition researcher, Kris Gunnars. “The results have been fairly disappointing. “Basically, if you take vitamin C, you’ll get just as many colds as you did before, but they may be slightly less severe and last for a slightly shorter time period.” Symptoms of the common cold…

Global Ascorbic Acid Market – Growth, Trends and Forecasts (2017 … – Business Wire (press release)

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Global Ascorbic Acid Market – Growth, Trends and Forecasts (2017 – 2022)” report has been added to Research and Markets’ offering. The global ascorbic acid market accounted for USD 860.8 million in 2016 and is expected to reach USD 1093.1 million by 2022, registering a CAGR of 4.9% during 2017-2022 (the forecast period). Ascorbic acid, with its salt derivatives, and ascorbyl palmitate are classified as food additives by…

Global Ascorbic Acid Market – Growth, Trends and Forecasts (2017-2022) – Research and Markets – Business Wire (press release)

Monday, October 30, 2017

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Global Ascorbic Acid Market – Growth, Trends and Forecasts (2017 – 2022)” report has been added to Research and Markets’ offering. The global ascorbic acid market accounted for USD 860.8 million in 2016 and is expected to reach USD 1093.1 million by 2022, registering a CAGR of 4.9% during 2017-2022 (the forecast period). Ascorbic acid, with its salt derivatives, and ascorbyl palmitate are classified as food additives by…

Dr Mark Porter: From vitamin C to homeopathy — the myths peddled about cancer – The Times

Monday, October 30, 2017

Doc Martin — the TV series about the grumpy Cornish GP, not the boot — is a favourite in the Porter household. In a recent episode the doctor was asked by a frightened patient: “Am I going to die?” “Yes,” replied Martin Clunes, who plays the GP, “but not today.” A good point well made, and one that came to mind after the announcement that Macmillan Cancer Support has appointed…

A Celebrity Facialist’s Guide to Radiant, Stress-Free Skin This Holiday Season – W Magazine

Monday, October 30, 2017

Joanna Vargas is one of the most in-demand facialists in Hollywood, thanks to her gentle skincare treatments that actresses like Julianne Moore and Naomi Watts rely on right before red carpet events. But even if you can’t make it to see Vargas in one of her two offices, you can rely on her advice. Here, the celebrity facialist shares some of her favorite self-care techniques just in time for the…

A Celebrity Facialist’s Guide to Radiant, Stress-Free Skin This Holiday Season – W Magazine

Sunday, October 29, 2017

Joanna Vargas is one of the most in-demand facialists in Hollywood, thanks to her gentle skincare treatments that actresses like Julianne Moore and Naomi Watts rely on right before red carpet events. But even if you can’t make it to see Vargas in one of her two offices, you can rely on her advice. Here, the celebrity facialist shares some of her favorite self-care techniques just in time for the…

Should You Swap Your Serum for Powdered Vitamin C for Glowing Skin? – Shape Magazine

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Photo: Shutterstock The benefits of vitamin C for skin have turned the ingredient into a cosmetic darling—and deservedly so. It brightens the face, evens out skin tone, limits UV damage, and increases collagen production. (Related: The Best Anti-Aging Tips for Better Skin)  But there’s one downside: The star antioxidant is notoriously unstable and thus has a limited shelf life. “Vitamin C is inherently a biologically unstable molecule that oxidizes upon exposure…

6 new vitamin C skin saviours – Evening Standard

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Vitamin C has long been the gold standard when it comes to a healthy, fresh-looking complexion, bolstering firmness and brightening skin that looks dull or pigmented after the ravages of summer. But as an ingredient, it degrades quickly when exposed to light, heat or oxygen, making it notoriously tricky to stabilise at effective levels – until now. Clever 2.0 versions of vitamin C-based skincare offer smart ways to help get…

Vitamin C Update – WholeFoods Magazine

Monday, October 23, 2017

Vitamin C research continues to be exciting as it verifies many previously known health benefits and uncovers more. What about vitamin C and cancer? The common cold? The immune system? Brain development? What should the RDA be? What is the optimal intake? What else can it do? To help keep us up-to-date, I am calling upon Professor Manfred Eggersdorfer once again for a series of discussions about the latest life-saving…

If You’re Missing This Key Nutrient, You’re Aging Way Faster – mindbodygreen.com

Monday, October 23, 2017

Taz Bhatia, M.D., is a functional medicine doctor, licensed acupuncturist, and the author of a number of books, including the newly released megahit, Super Woman Rx. She’s also one of the lauded instructors in our first-of-its-kind Advanced Functional Nutrition Program, where we bring the best minds in nutrition together to dive deep into the healing power of food. You can find out more about Dr. Taz, the rest of the faculty (including…

Will Vitamin C or Zinc ‘Immune Boosters’ Help My Cold? – Health Essentials from Cleveland Clinic (blog)

Monday, October 23, 2017

Q: Will vitamin C or zinc “immune boosters” really help my cold? A: Many products are marketed to prevent and treat colds and other viral upper respiratory infections.  These range from plain vitamin C to fancier powders you mix with water for an effervescent drink. Unfortunately, evidence that these products show actual benefits is sparse. Cleveland Clinic is a non-profit academic medical center. Advertising on our site helps support our mission….

If You’re Missing This Key Nutrient, You’re Aging Way Faster – mindbodygreen.com

Monday, October 23, 2017

Taz Bhatia, M.D., is a functional medicine doctor, licensed acupuncturist, and the author of a number of books, including the newly released megahit, Super Woman Rx. She’s also one of the lauded instructors in our first-of-its-kind Advanced Functional Nutrition Program, where we bring the best minds in nutrition together to dive deep into the healing power of food. You can find out more about Dr. Taz, the rest of the faculty (including…

Will Vitamin C or Zinc ‘Immune Boosters’ Help My Cold? – Health Essentials from Cleveland Clinic (blog)

Monday, October 23, 2017

Q: Will vitamin C or zinc “immune boosters” really help my cold? A: Many products are marketed to prevent and treat colds and other viral upper respiratory infections.  These range from plain vitamin C to fancier powders you mix with water for an effervescent drink. Unfortunately, evidence that these products show actual benefits is sparse. Cleveland Clinic is a non-profit academic medical center. Advertising on our site helps support our mission….

Will Vitamin C or Zinc ‘Immune Boosters’ Help My Cold? – Health Essentials from Cleveland Clinic (blog)

Monday, October 23, 2017

Q: Will vitamin C or zinc “immune boosters” really help my cold? A: Many products are marketed to prevent and treat colds and other viral upper respiratory infections.  These range from plain vitamin C to fancier powders you mix with water for an effervescent drink. Unfortunately, evidence that these products show actual benefits is sparse. Cleveland Clinic is a non-profit academic medical center. Advertising on our site helps support our mission….

Will Vitamin C or Zinc ‘Immune Boosters’ Help My Cold? – Health Essentials from Cleveland Clinic (blog)

Monday, October 23, 2017

Q: Will vitamin C or zinc “immune boosters” really help my cold? A: Many products are marketed to prevent and treat colds and other viral upper respiratory infections.  These range from plain vitamin C to fancier powders you mix with water for an effervescent drink. Unfortunately, evidence that these products show actual benefits is sparse. Cleveland Clinic is a non-profit academic medical center. Advertising on our site helps support our mission….

Will Vitamin C or Zinc ‘Immune Boosters’ Help My Cold? – Health Essentials from Cleveland Clinic (blog)

Sunday, October 22, 2017

Q: Will vitamin C or zinc “immune boosters” really help my cold? A: Many products are marketed to prevent and treat colds and other viral upper respiratory infections.  These range from plain vitamin C to fancier powders you mix with water for an effervescent drink. Unfortunately, evidence that these products show actual benefits is sparse. Cleveland Clinic is a non-profit academic medical center. Advertising on our site helps support our mission….

Will Vitamin C or Zinc ‘Immune Boosters’ Help My Cold? – Health Essentials from Cleveland Clinic (blog)

Sunday, October 22, 2017

Q: Will vitamin C or zinc “immune boosters” really help my cold? A: Many products are marketed to prevent and treat colds and other viral upper respiratory infections.  These range from plain vitamin C to fancier powders you mix with water for an effervescent drink. Unfortunately, evidence that these products show actual benefits is sparse. Cleveland Clinic is a non-profit academic medical center. Advertising on our site helps support our mission….

Will Vitamin C or Zinc ‘Immune Boosters’ Help My Cold? – Health Essentials from Cleveland Clinic (blog)

Sunday, October 22, 2017

Q: Will vitamin C or zinc “immune boosters” really help my cold? A: Many products are marketed to prevent and treat colds and other viral upper respiratory infections.  These range from plain vitamin C to fancier powders you mix with water for an effervescent drink. Unfortunately, evidence that these products show actual benefits is sparse. Cleveland Clinic is a non-profit academic medical center. Advertising on our site helps support our mission….

Will Vitamin C or Zinc ‘Immune Boosters’ Help My Cold? – Health Essentials from Cleveland Clinic (blog)

Sunday, October 22, 2017

Q: Will vitamin C or zinc “immune boosters” really help my cold? A: Many products are marketed to prevent and treat colds and other viral upper respiratory infections.  These range from plain vitamin C to fancier powders you mix with water for an effervescent drink. Unfortunately, evidence that these products show actual benefits is sparse. Cleveland Clinic is a non-profit academic medical center. Advertising on our site helps support our mission….