As summer is coming into full swing, we unfortunately have to worry about the damage our beloved sunshine might cause our skin. UVA rays can cause aging and melanoma, while UVB rays cause sunburn, epidermal [...]
’Tis the season for long summer days spent in the pool. But sometimes, this can mean a dreadful amount of time soaking your body in chlorinated water. Fortunately, we can learn some lessons from professional swimmers on how to get rid of the unwelcome side effects of chlorine.
Every other day we find a new and exciting article on the value of ascorbate. Recently, we came across this cohort study that looked at plasma concentrations of vitamin C and all-cause mortality. We found it [...]
The human body is a wondrous field of energy, information, intelligence, and biological matter capable of surviving under suboptimal and often downright adverse circumstances. Thriving, however, is another issue and this [...]
At Alkaline for Life® we have long championed the concept of “alkalizing” our body chemistry. Reversing today’s common low-grade metabolic acidosis and returning to a natural, slightly alkaline pH preserves both bone [...]
A vitamin C cleanse involves using a high enough dose of vitamin C to cause a laxative effect. It produces a flush or loose stool, somewhat like a colonic. It does not maintain high levels of vitamin C in the body, but [...]
Good: Average Therapeutic Dose - Take 3,000 to 4,500 mg of ascorbate a day in doses throughout the day. Over decades of clinical practice, I and many others have found that the average healthy person easily [...]
In the United States, one out of eight women develops breast cancer at some point in their life, and an estimated 41,760 women die each year from this cancer as do more than 500 men. New research from [...]