Is Your Vitamin C Safe?

After the storm that recently brought heavy damage to properties and challenged the health of Cagayan De Oro residents, our kababayan’s  immune system is just starting to recuperate and get back to normal. One sure way to speed up its recovery is to take optimum levels of Vitamin C.

But did you know, that when taking Vitamin C, we have to be careful of several factors such as the type and quality of Vitamin C because not all vitamin C are the same!

The most common type of Vitamin C is ascorbic acid. This type of vitamin C has been by far, the cheapest form of Vitamin C, but did you know that when taken at higher quantities, ascorbic acid is not exempted from harmful side effects. Diarrhea, Nausea, Stomach Cramps, Headache, Hyperacidity, Hot Flushes, and Heartburn are just some of the symptoms of taking too much ascorbic acid.… READ MORE