Resources

Take a look at some of the most respected experts and resources in the vitamin C community.

The Vitamin C Foundation

CFoundation

The Vitamin C Foundation is a consortium of physicians and other practitioners, healthcare activists, and other concerned Individuals, including health and nutrition-oriented organizations and nutrient suppliers. All are dedicated to promoting the extraordinary therapeutic value of vitamin C. The Foundation has been established to collect, preserve, and widely disseminate scientific research findings, clinical results, and valid anecdotal evidence, relating to the health benefits of using vitamin C (ascorbic acid).

 


Linus Pauling

linus-paulingLinus Carl Pauling (February 28, 1901 – August 19, 1994)was an American chemist, biochemist, author, and educator. He was one of the most influential chemists in history and ranks among the most important scientists of the 20th century. Pauling’s work on vitamin C in his later years generated much controversy. He was first introduced to the concept of high-dose vitamin C in 1966. After becoming convinced of its worth, Pauling took vitamin C every day to prevent colds. He published many works and literature on high dose vitamin C and remains one of the forefathers of high dose vitamin C as a treatment for colds and diseases.

 


Dr. Steve Hickey

Steve-hickeyDr. Steve Hickey has written several books on vitamin C and has openly criticized the Recommended Daily Allowance (RDA) of vitamin C. His book “Ridiculous Dietary Allowance” details how many people consuming RDA levels of vitamins are likely to suffer from deficiency disease and premature death. The current official recommendations for nutrient intake are inappropriate and his books detail why. Dr. Hickey has written extensively about the issue and has been featured on many television and radio programs.

 


Dr. Hilary Roberts

Hilary-RobertsDr. Hilary Roberts is a long-time advocate of vitamin C therapy. She has authored countless articles and books on the subject along with Dr. Steve Hickey. She is a renowned expert in the subject of vitamin C therapy and highly respected in the community. In her book, co-authored by Dr. Hickey, “Ascorbate – The Science of Vitamin C,” Dr. Roberts highlights the relationship between vitamin C and health. Despite the controversy surrounding the book many scientists and medical professionals tout the book as groundbreaking.