Vitamin C is an essential vitamin that adds many benefits to our health. Yet, oddly enough, our bodies don’t produce it.
Vitamin C is water-soluble and is found in many fruits and vegetables. The most popular vitamin C intake is oranges and orange juice. However, there are many other options to increase vitamin C intake.
What exactly is Vitamin C?
Vitamin C, also known as ascorbic acid and ascorbate, is a vitamin found in various foods and sold as a dietary supplement. Vitamin C is an essential nutrient involved in the repair of tissue and the enzymatic production of certain neurotransmitters.
Benefits of Vitamin C
There are many incredible health benefits of increasing your vitamin c levels, including the following:
- Vitamin C is an antioxidant, meaning it can help reduce the risk of chronic disease.
- Helps manage high blood pressure
- Protects your memory and thinking
- Helps prevent iron deficiency
- Helps prevent gout attacks
- Boosts overall immunity
- Lower risks of heart disease
Vitamin C Injections at Options Medical Weight Loss
Options Medical Weight Loss offers vitamin C injections. Using these injections provides a greater boost to the immune system because it skips the long process of digestion and therefore can be fully absorbed by your body.
Vitamin C supports the production of new white blood cells called lymphocytes and phagocytes.
Although, using supplements is an option available, using Options Medical Weight Loss’s Vitamin C injections are a quick and helpful way to reduce the potential loss of the vitamin.
For more information on injections, visit Options Medical Weight Loss Website.