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 ...
Vitamin C supplements help heal foot ulcers
By Mardi Chapman
15 Oct 2020