Biology Quotes

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“Since new developments are the products of a creative mind,
 we must therefore stimulate and encourage that type of mind
 in every way possible.”
                                                   ~  George Washington Carver

      Carver (Scientist)

“Orthomolecular therapy consists in the prevention and treatment of disease by varying the concentrations in the human body of substances that are normally present.”

— Linus Pauling, 1968

 Pauling (1918)
  The image of Pauling is presented courtesy of the National Library of Medicine (US).
“Abram Hoffer has made an important contribution to the health of human beings…through the study of the effects of large doses of vitamin C and other nutrients..”
—Linus Pauling, Ph.D.
Stone: Blindness
  “Yet, in spite of significant advances in eye research, the incidence of blindness is increasing.  Megascorbic therapy might one day help to reverse this trend.” Dr. Irwin Stone (1)
This quote is from Stone’s brilliant book, “The Healing Factor: Vitamin C Against Disease” (1972). Stone inspired Linus Pauling.

  “Animals which are capable of synthesizing their own ascorbic acid usually have tissue levels approaching saturation.  It would, therefore, seem desirable to ensure that the intake of ascorbic acid by man is sufficiently high for tissue saturation.  Lower intakes, although not leading to scurvy, may affect some metabolic processing in which ascorbic acid is involved.” Heath (1962) Ref. 2



Brain Cells
  These images are presented courtesy of Public Domain Clipart.
Craig Olson

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