The herbal remedies made from acerola are utilized in the treatment of a variety of disorders including aging in different individuals. The main focus of the research on the affects of the herb on the aging process emphasized the action of the herb on free radicals and other chemical agents that are the main cause for major oxidative damage within the body and at the same time, the research also studied the process of gradual failure in the immune system during the aging process and the ability of acerola to rectify this condition in humans. These two phenomena are believed by many scientists to be the two major factors that are largely responsible for the aging process in human bodies. The high concentrations of vitamin C in the acerola herb is very effective at scavenging the free radicals inside the body, the direct result of this action is that it results in preventing damaging oxidation reactions from occurring freely within the body, the vitamin C also happens to stimulate the functioning of the immune system at the same time-the net result of all these factors is that the aging process is slowed down. The herbal remedies made from acerola have also been used in the treatment of various types of allergies. The beneficial effects of the acerola in this situation is also due to its high content of the vitamin C, the vitamin is a very powerful and effective natural antihistamine-capable of dealing with many different allergic reactions in the human body. Relatively fewer allergic reactions and disorders have been observed in individuals on supplements of vitamin C, this observation is based on the results obtained from studies on people who used supplements of vitamin C on a regular basis, in addition, vitamin C also aids in dealing with all types of respiratory infections, and helps ward off asthma attacks in different people. The herbal remedies manufactured from the acerola have also been used in the treatment of angina. The acerola herbal remedies are generally considered to be an exceptionally rich source for the vitamin C. At the same time, the herbal remedies made from acerola also aids individuals using nitroglycerin tablets by preventing them from becoming habituated to the repeated doses of the medication-without the herbal remedy, such individuals normally tend to require larger and larger doses of the herbal remedy. Acerola remedies due to their high content of the vitamin C also prevent the occurrence of a condition known as orthostatic hypotension, individuals who suffer from this condition develop a sudden tendency to faint, this fainting spell tends to come on when the person moves from a seated position to an upright position. The treatment of atherosclerosis is also carried out using herbal remedies made from acerola. The high content of the vitamin C in the acerola herbal remedy is very beneficial as it aids in the normalization of blood fat levels within the body associated with atherosclerosis. Moderate and severe cases of atherosclerosis have been effectively and successfully reversed through the use of high-dose acerola treatments in many patients. Disorders such as bronchitis can also be treated using the herbal remedies sourced from acerola. The high amount of vitamin C present in the acerola remedy, has very potent anti-infective properties and this enables the immune system of the person to regain balance over time-thus the body is able to fight the infection much more effectively and resolution of the disorder results. The aforementioned results were seen in studies conducted on hospital patients suffering from bronchitis, in this study the recovery rates of patients who used acerola were much faster compared to the other patients who did not make use of the supplemental vitamin C. The herbal remedies made from the acerola have also been used in the treatment of cancer in different patients. The results from various scientific studies indicate that individuals consuming foods high in vitamin C seem to posses a much lower chance than average of developing different types of malignancies - this is especially true of cancer in the stomach and the esophagus. The herbal remedies made from the acerola have also been used in the treatment of commonly occurring colds and flu in different patients. The symptoms of colds and flu has been showed to be reduced substantially when affected patients were given 2,000 to 4,000 milligrams of vitamin C or equivalent doses of acerola, furthermore this dosage regimen tended to shorten the duration of the infection in different patients. In addition to these direct action properties, the herbal remedies made from the acerola also have supplementary abilities. Acerola is known to increase the effectiveness of acetaminophen - Tylenol - this medication is normally used to bring relief from various aches in the body and the pains induced by colds and flu. The herbal remedy manages to increase the effectiveness of the drug by slowing down the rate at which the pain reliever is metabolically eliminated from the bloodstream of the person using it, the medical compound stays longer and this benefits the person. The various herbal remedies made from the acerola have also been utilized in the treatment of glaucoma in different persons. During the serious condition known as glaucoma, there is a massive spike in the intraocular pressure - this is the fluid pressure inside the eyeball - this increase in pressure occurs because the drainage mechanism for this contained fluid develops a malfunction. A number of scientific studies have proven that intake of the vitamin C can lead to lowering of the build up intraocular pressure in the affected eyeball of patients. Herbal remedies made from the acerola have also been used in the successful treatment of herpes in many patients. The herpes virus multiplies in accumulated mucus produced by the body as a reaction to the infection, acerola breaks down this mucus and this leads to destruction of the viral particles. At the same time, acerola remedies also give the body vitamin C at very high concentrations in single doses, this vitamin complement of the remedy interacts with the micronutrient copper present in the body, and the combined action leads to the elimination of 99.994 percent of the viral particles in the body normally produced by the rupturing of cells infected by herpes. At the same time, research results from other clinical studies conducted on the herpes infected individuals shows that supplemental use of the vitamin C can greatly aid in bringing about a reduction in the pain and the swelling of the body, the supplemental measure of the vitamin also speeds up the healing of scabs by several days in most cases. The herbal remedies based on the acerola are also used in the treatment of infertility in different individuals. Vitamin C supplementation can be used for the effective treatment of infertility, especially those brought on by the presence of certain abnormalities in the sperm of affected men, indeed, used in this role the effectiveness of the supplemental vitamin C was found to be equal and as effective as several other fertility boosting medications used in the conventional treatment of infertility in men. The herbal remedies based on the acerola have also been used in the treatment of disorders such as Parkinson's disease in many patients. The benefit of the herbal remedies sourced from the acerola in this role is that they are an excellent source for many useful antioxidants compounds, these beneficial compounds are the agents responsible for the maintenance of proper mental functioning and can help prevent the onset of dementia in different individuals likely to be affected by Parkinson's disease. At the same time, further clinic based research points to the fact that the remedies based particularly on the acerola can be very helpful in maintaining the correct levels of all available vitamin C within brain tissues of individuals affected by Parkinson's disease, this result was found to be especially true of those using vitamin E supplements as a long term treatment strategy. The herbal remedies based on the acerola have also been used in the treatment of wrinkles in different people affected by this sign of aging. Cellular aging can be slowed down using acerola extracts, these herbal extracts of the herb are used as active ingredients in a variety of antioxidant skincare products currently in the market. The acerola is very rich in important mineral salts, which aid the body by promoting the accumulation of minerals in tired, stressed and mineral depleted skin. This herb contains significant amounts of helpful herbal mucilage and many essential proteins that are important for the prevention of drying in the skin. Finally, the herbal remedies made from the acerola herb are very effective against fungal infections affecting the skin and remove such infections rapidly when used as topical herbal treatments.