Vitamin C, inflammation and hardening of the arteries – (05-07-01)

Vit C, Peripheral Arterial Disease, Inflammation and Atherosclerosis

This article puts more weight towards the recommendation of Vit C as an integral portion of any program designed to lower your risk of heart disease. These findings are interesting in light of the article released last year that announced that Vit C was responsible for an increase in intimal thickness of the carotid arteries.

Circulation — Abstracts: Langlois et al. 103 (14): 1863

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James Bogash

For more than a decade, Dr. Bogash has stayed current with the medical literature as it relates to physiology, disease prevention and disease management. He uses his knowledge to educate patients, the community and cyberspace on the best way to avoid and / or manage chronic diseases using lifestyle and targeted supplementation.