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Vitamin C helps lower blood sugar in Type 2 diabetes, study finds

Taking vitamin C supplements can help lower high blood sugar levels and manage blood pressure throughout the day in people with type 2 diabetes, a new study by Australian researchers revealed. The study, published in the journal Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism by a team from Deakin University in Victoria, posited that taking 500 mg of… Read More »

Best supplements: What are the best vitamin supplements? Should you take them?

The supplements market is increasing in size, with various brands releasing new products claiming to achieve a whole host of benefits from weight loss to hair growth. There is also a huge range of vitamin supplements aimed at people wanting to increase their vitamin uptake. Various celebrities and fitness fanatics endorse different supplements, giving the… Read More »

Vitamin C tablet helps diabetes: study

A Victorian study has found popping a vitamin C tablet twice a day could help more than one million Australians with type 2 diabetes reduce their blood sugar levels. The Deakin University study, published in the Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism journal, found taking two 500mg doses daily can lower elevated blood sugar levels and reduce… Read More »