vitamin c

  1. Ras

    Vitamin C neutralizes chlorine in water

    The study. Ascorbic Acid Sodium Ascorbate Their experiment: Their results: Their conclusion:
  2. ecstatichamster

    how do you oxidize vitamin C safely?

    Dr. Peat in his recent Radio One interview with Patrick Timpone said more clearly than I've heard him say, how vitamin C is not good because it is a reductant. He said that oxidized C in the body is safe. Is there a simple way to oxidize ascorbic acid and then consume it? I read that copper can...
  3. haidut

    Vitamin C And Immuno-Oncology

    Just posting this to keep people aware that after mocking Linus Pauling for half a century mainstream medicine now seems eager to embrace his therapies of cancer using high-doe vitamin C. Unfortunately, it appears even staff writers at ScienceMag are unaware that therapies with vitamin C have...
  4. md_a

    Vitamin C Helps Covid-19 Infected Patients By Regulating Iron?

    I wonder if the mechanism by which vitamin C helps Covid-19 infected patients is by regulating iron in the body, reducing ferritin, and thus preventing lipid peroxidation. Hemoglobin, myoglobin and heme compounds can accelerate lipid peroxidation by at least two different mechanisms: the heme...
  5. haidut

    Vitamin K May Treat Leukemia

    Another great study demonstrating both the therapeutic potential of vitamins as well as the metabolic/redox nature of cancer. As I mentioned in some of my podcasts, vitamin K2 (MK-4) is currently in clinical trials for treating/preventing a number of different cancers, especially liver cancer...
  6. haidut

    Stress (epinephrine And Lactate) Cause Tumor Growth, Vitamin C Stops It

    Yet another study linking chronic stress to cancer growth. I posted several threads in the past demonstrating the negative effects epinephrine and lipolysis on cancer cell growth and how administering a beta blocker can inhibit the growth of tumors. Stress (adrenaline, Noradrenaline) As The Main...
  7. haidut

    High-dose Vitamin C Is Making A Comeback As A Treatment For Cancer

    It look like Linus Pauling may have the last laugh after all. The studies below show that high-dose IV therapy with vitamin C dramatically increases survival of several highly lethal cancers (e.g. pancreatic). Even the lead author is in disbelief and says the results are unheard of...
  8. D

    Vitamin A Toxicity Neutralized By Vitamin C

    This is a study posted in the 1938 Journal of Nutrition with some interesting correlations of Vitamins A, D, C, and B1. Since this is a rat study, if someone can translate the dosages into human equivalents it would be helpful. But even without the human interpretation it is obvious the...
  9. L

    Vitamins A And C Could Erase Epigenetic Marks On DNA

    Vitamins A and C Could Erase Epigenetic Marks on DNA | What is Epigenetics? the paper:
  10. D

    Effect Of Vitamin C On The Absorption Of Levothyroxine

    The following study with Vitamin C and Hypothyroid persons taking Levothyroxine is interesting. Coupled with the study posted about Vitamin A in 25,000IU doses daily decreasing TSH, it makes me wonder why a person has to be on thyroid meds. Or, why begin with thyroid meds or increase thyroid...
  11. haidut

    High-dose Vitamin C Or Niacinamide May Treat Advanced Colon Cancer

    I posted a few studies recently on vitamin C and niacinamide as potential cancer treatments. Linus Pauling May Have Been Vindicated - Vitamin C May Treat Cancer Inhibiting Lipolysis May Treat / Cure Cancer This new study corroborates these initial findings. Unfortunately, the study is worded in...
  12. P

    Antihistamine Effect Of Vitamin C

    Antihistamine effect of supplemental ascorbic acid and neutrophil chemotaxis. - PubMed - NCBI Impact of oral vitamin C on histamine levels and seasickness. - PubMed - NCBI
  13. haidut

    Linus Pauling May Have Been Vindicated - Vitamin C May Treat Cancer

    I am posting this only because Linus Pauling is so vilified and mocked by mainstream medicine. In fact, his proposal to use high doses vitamin C for cancer treatment is listed on QuackWatch as one of the greatest medical hoaxes of the 20th century. The Dark Side of Linus Pauling's Legacy Well...
  14. A

    Megadosing Vitamin C? (Increase DHEA, Lower Cortisol)

    Since DHEA is illegal in my country I have been looking for natural ways to increase it through diet/supplements. I found this study where the participants megadosed with 4 grams of Vitamin C daily for ten days. They splitted the dose to 1 gram every 6 hour : Annals NY Acad of Sciences, Jul...
  15. P

    Why Do Some People Bleed From Aspirin Even When Taking Vit. K? The Vascular And Vitamin C Connection

    (Note: I'm not a medical practitioner. I'm merely sharing this information because it may be of your interest. I like learning about aspirin because I use it daily and try to be cautious with it :) ) Many people report bleeding issues from aspirin/salicylates even from low doses, and even...
  16. M

    Vitamin C And Acne

    Vitamin C is supposed to affect the adrenals quite strongly. It is supposed to boost adrenal function. Well my wife has been having colds quite frequently this year as she mixes with lots of babies. She decided to try higher dose Vit C usage to stop the colds and it seemed to help. She would...
  17. F

    Vitamin C For Stress? What Happened?

    I swear I have tried everything over the last year as far as supplements go (and lifestyle) to reduce stress - apart from diet I've tried anything and everything Peat recommends. Nothing has worked except for salt water to a small degree. But the other day I started taking Vitamin C powder to...
  18. E

    Vitamin C, Half Life Ignored!

    not sure if this old news ,but I only discovered it recently.Theres also more info trickling out regarding mega doses making iron more available and reducing iron overload. I am not at all scientific and this is above my head but surely someone like haidut could comment on it . PLEASE...
  19. Amazoniac

    Partners In Defense, Vitamins E And C

    Legends of Kyrandia, a study done to explore the interaction of vits E and C Partners in defense, vitamin E and vitamin C. - PubMed - NCBI "To differentiate the role of cyclooxygenase and lipoxygenase in this AA-induced tocopherol oxidation, we conducted experiments in which platelet...
  20. DaveFoster

    Vitamin C Prevents Lipid Peroxidation

    Effects of thermal stress and vitamin C on lipid peroxidation and fatty acid composition in the liver of thornfish Terapon jarbua. - PubMed - NCBI In fish. Interestingly, dates are very low in PUFA and also in vitamin c. Oranges are higher in PUFA and very high in vitamin c. Guava is...