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When in the Vitamin C Day in 2017?

The Vitamin C Day is on April 4, 2017, a Tuesday.

The Vitamin C Day is always observed on the fourth day of April each year.

The Origin and Purpose of the Vitamin C Day:

There is no official record as to the origin, creator and purpose of this weird holiday.  It can simply be deduced that this special day is a tribute to this food supplement, its advantages and disadvantages to the human body.  Increasing awareness of this vitamin can also guide mankind in its proper usage and its importance to healthy living of all people.

What is Vitamin C?

Vitamin C is a liquid soluble nutrient commonly known as ascorbic acid.  It can be acquired through eating green leafy vegetables and fruits, like oranges and all kinds of berries.  It can also be taken as food supplement available over the counter in all pharmacies worldwide.  Its foremost benefit is its ability to boost mankind’s immune system resulting to prevention of colds or flu.

The Other Benefits of Vitamin C:

Vitamin C works as an antioxidant which strengthens the cells against the ill effects of free radicals.  This compound results from ecological factors, such as, the sun’s ultraviolet light, pollution in the air and smoke.  It is also a normal outcome when the human body changes nourishment into strength.  Vitamin C also accelerates iron’s absorption in the blood.

The Vitamin C Day Observance:

To celebrate this bizarre holiday, eat as much citrus fruits and green vegetables as you can.  Help increase the awareness of this day by giving friends a ponkan or mandarin oranges.  Going vegetarian just for the day is also suggested.  Giving a bottle of vitamin C tablets as a present is also a nice way to celebrate the day.

When is the Vitamin C Day in 2018?

Vitamin C Day is on April 4, 2018, a Wednesday.