The Health Benefits Of Vitamin C!!

Hey girls (or boys)! Vitamin C helps the body maintain healthy tissues and a strong immune system, and it aids in absorption of iron. Vitamin C is considered a powerful ally if you’re trying to avoid or kick a cold or other illness. Together with calcium and iron, it’s also an important part of a diet that counteracts lead poisoning.

Get your vitamin C naturally with these top 10 food sources, according to the USDA’s. You may be surprised to find oranges don’t rank No. 1 as many of us assume or know.

Here are other great sources of vitamin C:

  • Guava
  • Red Sweet Pepper
  • Kiwi
  • Orange
  • Green Sweet Pepper
  • Grapefruit Juice
  • Vegetable Juice Cocktail
  • Strawberries
  • Brussels Sprouts
  • Cantaloupe

Do you know of any other great essential nutrients for us? Let me know in the comments below!


4 thoughts on “The Health Benefits Of Vitamin C!!

  1. Wow! This is such an informative piece. Thank you for sharing it. When you have the time, do drop by my space. I just made some chickpea and cracker-based hors d’œuvres and would love to know what you think

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