endocrinology
Diabetes care

Vitamin C supplements help heal foot ulcers

Vitamin C could be an inexpensive strategy to improve outcomes and perhaps prevent amputations in people with chronic foot ulcers, Australian research suggests. A study from the High-Risk Foot Clinic at Westmead Hospital randomised 16 new patients with a foot ulcer to either daily vitamin C (500 mg in a slow-release capsule) or an inactive ...

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