Vitamin C Atmore AL

Asthma relief can be as simple as eating more fruits and vegetables high in antioxidants, according to numerous studies. Vitamin C, in particular, may soothe inflammation in the lungs of asthmatics who are often deficient in these free-radical-fighting compounds.

Jimmy Steger Nd PhD
(251) 660-1240
4125 Government Blvd
Mobile, AL
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(251) 626-5583
9300 Lawson Rd
Daphne, AL
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(205) 672-3237
4498 Highway 83
Vincent, AL
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(334) 269-4462
1782 Carter Hill Rd
Montgomery, AL
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(334) 664-0840
30 Uchee Pines Rd
Seale, AL
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(256) 239-4860
1010 Christine Ave
Anniston, AL
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(256) 721-9992
151 Western Hills Dr
Madison, AL
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Nutrition Center
(256) 528-7562
94 Gaines St
Crossville, AL
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Susan S Baker, MD
(843) 792-7653
1720 Center St
Mobile, AL
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Medical School: Temple Univ Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19140
Graduation Year: 1972

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5 N Pointe Pkwy
Enterprise, AL
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Breathe Easy with Vitamin C

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Asthma relief can be as simple as eating more fruits and vegetables high in antioxidants, according to numerous studies. Vitamin C, in particular, may soothe inflammation in the lungs of asthmatics who are often deficient in these free-radical-fighting compounds.

A natural antihistamine, vitamin C may also prevent exercise-induced asthma attacks if you take enough (1 to 2 grams) before working out.

An August 2005 study in the European Respiratory Journal showed that a group of 28 people with severe asthma had markedly lower levels of antioxidants in their blood compared with 53 people who had mild asthma and 43 who did not suffer from asthma at all.

An observational study done in Italy (April 2000) showed that asthmatic children may also benefit from eating more fruit. Researchers there noticed that kids who ate more kiwi and citrus fruits were less susceptible to asthma and wheezing. A year later, a follow-up study of 4,000 children still found eating fruit to be an effective antidote to most asthma symptoms.

While you don’t want to hang up your inhaler (or your child’s) just yet, do stock up on mandarins, kiwi, oranges and strawberries. They’re a tasty way to up your “C” quotient and breathe easier.

—Nancy Alfaro

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