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Vitamin C Date Written  
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Jeffrey S. Bland, Ph.D. "Is vitamin C a pro-oxidant or an antioxidant? The answer to this question is not available from the data or its interpretation in the paper. The results are contradictory. The failure of the authors to point out this paradox in the conclusions drawn from their work is a significant oversight. They focus solely on the oxidation of adenine, and conclude that a supplement of 500 mg vitamin C acts as a pro-oxidant," (1)

(1) http://www.chiro.org/nutrition/ABSTRACTS/Pro_oxidant_and_Antioxidant_Effects.shtml
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