Prevent Disease, Increase Recovery, And Strengthen Your Immune SystemVitamin C is consumed in supplemental form by millions of people across the world for it’s antioxidant properties. NOW C-1000 provides a potent dosage of this key vitamin and is blended with Bioflavonoids, natural synergists to Vitamin C. There are numerous benefits that can be attributed to Vitamin C, including strengthening of bones and connective tissue, aiding in the healing of wounds, and increasing the performance of the immune system. Perhaps one of Vitamin C’s best attributes is its amazing anti-oxidant ability. It protects the fluids of the body such as blood from damage by free radicals. By strengthening arterial walls, it also plays an important role in maintaining a healthy blood pressure, as well as reducing tissue damage. Vitamin C protects the cells of the body and may prevent damage caused to them by cancer, heart disease, aging, and arthritis. Some studies printed in the Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research have shown that taking Vitamin C in doses of 1000 mg per day reduced the secretion of cortisol, allowing one’s muscles to grow and lift better. There is a multitude of clinical studies that have been conducted substantiating Vitamin C’s powerful effects. We know it works for a variety of ailments and we know it works well! Some studies even show that Vitamin C reduces one’s stress level.