Scurvy

If you think Scurvy is a disease of the past, or maybe only in developing countries, think again. Three studies done at Arizona State University showed that approximately 3 percent of the students had blood vitamin C levels indicating scurvy. Another study of 500 outpatients revealed 6 percent had a similar vitamin C deficiency. Finally, National Health and Nutrition examination Scurvy (NHANES III) reported 13 percent of US adult males and 9 percent of adult females have blood vitamin C levels indication scurvy. That’s over seven million American adults. We want to

STOP SCURVY!

Or, if scurvy prevention isn’t your thing, you can always help us raise money for the Make-A-Wish Foundation – http://www.austinovertheedge.com/BuccaneerByron/

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