- (December 11, 2008) — Scientists have discovered that a certain type of collagen, collagen VI, protects brain cells against amyloid-beta proteins, which are widely thought to cause Alzheimer’s disease. … > full story
What is collagen?
- scurvy, loss of teeth, bleeding gums, skin discoloration, unhealed wounds
- too little vitamin C leads to lupus or rheumatoid arthritis