Package contents: 90 caps
Vitamin C has powerful antioxidant activity, neutralising free radicals and protecting against oxidative damage. Bioflavonoids are organic plant pigments that occur naturally with vitamin C. They increase the bioavailability and absorption of vitamin C and have excellent antiinflammatory properties.
Vitamin C is essential for healthy immune function and to support the body’s defenses against infection and inflammation.
Vitamin C plays an important role in the formation of collagen needed for skin, bones, cartilage, and muscles. Vitamin C and bioflavanoids are particularly effective at maintaining the integrity and elasticity of blood vessels.
Vitamin C helps maintain cardiovascular health and can reduce cholesterol and blood pressure. Recent research suggests that vitamin C also behaves as an essential catalyst.
Vitamin C is made by almost every mammal except humans. Because it is water soluble, it cannot be stored in the body long-term, therefore it is important to maintain regular intake.
Supplementation of vitamin C is especially important during illness and stress when vitamin C is required in large amounts and is quickly depleted.
Dr. Mercola Purple Defense contains resveratrol, a compound found in grapes which helps to neutralise free radicals, making it a great antioxidant.
Purple Defense contains 50mg of resveratrol per capsule - the equivalent of 39 glasses of wine! Due to its combination of some of natures most potent sources of antioxidants including; Grape seed extract, Grape skin extract, Organic blackcurrant and Organic plum extract Purple Defence supplies an amazing 3,500 ORAC per capsule, providing powerful protection against free radical damage that leads to age-related health concerns
The direct exposure of skin to sunlight provides your body with vitamin D.
As many as 60 percent of the UK population is Vitamin D deficient. It is also vital for the proper absorption of calcium and the use of phosphorus to form healthy bones and teeth. If you are not getting at least 30 minutes of sun directly on a large proportion of your skin every day because of where you live, your lifestyle, or the season, you may want to…
High quality, comprehensive multivitamin and mineral supplement at clinical potency, containing all essential vitamins and minerals, plus trace minerals to support optimum health and wellbeing.
High quality, comprehensive multivitamin and mineral supplement at clinical potency, containing all essential vitamins and minerals, plus trace minerals to support…
Zinc is an essential mineral found in every cell of the body. It is a component of over 300 enzymes and involved in thousands of reactions in the body. It is required for the senses to perceive both taste and smell. Reduced perception of these senses is associated with zinc deficiency.
Zinc also has a role…
The B group vitamins work synergistically as co-factors for thousands of enzymatic reactions in the body. Best known for their crucial role in energy production and reactions of the Krebs cycle, B vitamins are also vital for the breakdown and metabolism of fats, blood sugar control, and fluid balance. They are especially effective at boosting energy during times of physical and/or emotional stress, when these vitamins…