Is the level of vitamin C in the body related to stroke risk?

Dr. Robin Miller, MD
Internal Medicine
There might be a correlation between people who have suffered a stroke and who have levels of vitamin C that are too low. Watch Robin Miller, MD, report on a recent study.

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