Collagen production is the most important function of Vitamin C complex in the human body. Collagen makes up about 30-40% of the protein content of your body in the extracellular matrix and in the connective tissue.[Read more…] about Collagen and the Human Interstitium
Vitamin C Complex deficiency is a contributory factor in many diseases affecting the human body due to diminished or defective production of collagen. [Read more…] about Vitamin C Complex Deficiency: What You Need to Know
Vitamin C complex, whose main function is the production and maintenance of collagen, is one of the most important basic needs of the human body. Collagen makes up about 30-40% of the protein content of the human body.1,2 It is the main structural substance that binds, holds, and supports tissues and organs together, and is thus the most extensive tissue system of the body. Without Vitamin C complex, collagen cannot be produced.[Read more…] about Vitamin C Complex, Collagen Production, and Our Genetic Defect
Vitamin C complex and ascorbic acid are used interchangeably in most of the medical literature but are not actually synonymous terms. Despite their generally interchangeable usage throughout the medical literature, the functions of Vitamin C and ascorbic acid in the human body differ but are complementary.[Read more…] about Vitamin C (Complex) and Ascorbic Acid: What’s the Difference?
Vitamin C was first identified as the cure for scurvy in 1933 by Albert Szent-Györgyi, who won a Nobel Prize for his efforts just four years later. Since then, there has been a flurry of research and controversy regarding Vitamin C (usually erroneously equated with ascorbic acid, just one of its many components) and its actions in the human body. The following articles summarize the difference between natural Vitamin C complex and isolated ascorbic acid and explain why your body needs Vitamin C complex to function properly.
Don’t forget to bookmark this page and check back frequently for updates!
Diseases Associated with Inadequate Vitamin C Complex
Stress (coming soon)
Heart Disease (coming soon)
Vitamin C and the Immune System (coming soon)
Vitamin C and Cellular Communication (coming soon)