Vitamins

Could Vitamin D Pills Hold The Answer To Keeping Coughs And Colds At Bay?

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 16.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Vitamin D supplements could help keep winter coughs and colds away, according to a new study. Researchers from Queen Mary University in London said t...

High Doses Of Vitamin B 'Help Reduce Schizophrenia Symptoms'

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 16.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle

People who have schizophrenia could benefit from high doses of vitamin B, according to new research. A review of worldwide studies discovered that tak...

Are Multivitamins Beneficial? Experts Say They Lead To 'Expensive Urine'

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 14.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle

When trying to look after your health, taking a multivitamin can seem like an easy way to give your body a boost of goodness. But experts in Australia...

Vegan Mums-To-Be Warned They're More Likely To Give Birth Prematurely

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 25.01.2017 | UK Parents

Vegan mothers-to-be may be at higher risk of a premature birth, because of their dietary choices, according to a new study. Researchers from the Norwe...

Vitamin D And Babies: Everything Parents Need To Know

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 05.01.2017 | UK Parents

France is suspending the sale of a vitamin D supplement after a newborn baby suffocated hours after being given it. The 10-day-old baby died at home o...

How to Boost Sex Drive and Vaginal Lubrication

Dr. Ahmed Ismail | Posted 12.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Dr. Ahmed Ismail

Throughout life, your body goes through many changes... your vagina is no different. Experiences such as puberty, sexual experiences, pregnancy, labou...

Endometriosis: Why You Have More Options Available To Help Your Symptoms Than Just Surgery

Dr. Ahmed Ismail | Posted 05.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Dr. Ahmed Ismail

Did you know.... 10% of women worldwide suffer from Endometriosis? That's a shocking 176 million. Yet, despite this, very little is known about the c...

Six Ways to Enhance Productivity This Summer

Thomas Smith | Posted 08.07.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Thomas Smith

Summer is an excellent time to take a brief pause from a busy year and reflect on progress made in the first half of the year before beginning the second. Though relaxation is deserved, life has a vexing tendency to throw up unexpected events; staying productive and working through constant challenges will hopefully create a more productive second half of 2016. The following six steps are aspects worth considering to enhance your work rate.

Phizz Rehydration And Vitamin Formula - A Hangover Cure or Another Fad?

Rob McDowall | Posted 15.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Rob McDowall

The shiny, bright white and yellow tube arrived in the post within a couple of days and I was despirate to get started and try the product myself. A half glass of water and two Phizz tablets was all it took to get started and as the tablets danced around the glass, a fresh and fruity odour was released; the test was on!

The Vitamins You Need for a Successful 2016 (It's Not in the Form of Supplements)

Sofie Sandell | Posted 11.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Sofie Sandell

I have a lot of experience under my belt when it comes to exploring the mind and body. I've done numerous interesting detoxes where I excluded all kinds of unhealthy food and drinks from my diet and added disgusting green powders and seaweed drops that were supposed to be good for you.

We Need to Take Control of Our Health This Winter - Easy Steps to Helping Yourself and the NHS

Rose Gallagher | Posted 16.11.2016 | UK
Rose Gallagher

Winter puts enormous pressure on the NHS as common mild infections spread rapidly and demand for healthcare soars.

At Last the Scots See Sense and Lead the Way in Vitamin D Advice

Nigel Denby | Posted 12.08.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Nigel Denby

The bottom line is that Vitamin D isn't found in enough foods that we eat regularly to meet our needs, and the UK is just too far North to allow most of us to make enough Vitamin D in our skin via sunlight.

Lucuma Is The Tropical Wonder Fruit You Need In Your Life

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 07.01.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Lucuma yellow-fleshed South American fruit packs a powerful health punch with its glorious abundance of antioxidants, fiber, carbohydrates, vitamins a...

Too Many Vitamins Could Increase Your Cancer Risk

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 21.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Thought you could never have too much of a good thing? Well actually, you can. Despite popular belief that vitamins are good for you, having too ma...

5 Foods You Need In Your Life To Ward Off Ageing

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 30.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

When it comes to your skin, the phrase "you are what you eat" couldn't be more true. With that in mind, it'll come as no surprise that eating fatty...

Juice Cleansing: What It's Really Like

Hannah Grace Lodge | Posted 23.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Hannah Grace Lodge

Having heard rumours that juicing 'could be for everyone' and being tempted by the rumoured benefits: 'boosts energy' 'aids digestion' 'reduces stress' 'and 'helps you to live longer' (what?), I decided I probably should give it a try.

Do You Know The Vitamins And Minerals Your Body Needs To Stay Fit and Healthy?

The Huffington Post UK | Jennifer Barton | Posted 06.07.2015 | UK Lifestyle

While many of us understand that a healthy lifestyle needs care and attention, it’s a lesser-known fact that our time in the gym and focus on diet a...

Is A Busy Life Keeping You From Reaching Your Fitness Goals?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.07.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Reaching our fitness targets may seem simple enough; eat well, work out and get enough sleep. What many of us don’t realise though, is that without ...

5 Signs You Need To Dose Up On Vitamin D

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 27.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Unfortunately, many people seem unaware of is how crucial vitamin D is for keeping bones and teeth healthy. But with the distinct lack of sunny w...

Even in Wealthy Nations, Malnutrition Is a Serious Public Health Problem

Dr. Manfred Eggersdorfer | Posted 28.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Dr. Manfred Eggersdorfer

Malnutrition happens in wealthy countries in part because access to nutritious food depends on income. There are proven policies governments can embrace to eliminate nutrition inequities, improve health and increase prosperity. Food fortification is one such policy.

Supplements- Do We REALLY Need Them?

Romy Grace | Posted 26.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Romy Grace

If you are trying to support your body in reaching your optimum level of health, always start with a clean diet. There is no amount of supplement out there that can compensate for poor eating habits. Vitamins work best when they are taken with other nutrients in foods, to help release the maximum effect.

How A Vitamin D Deficiency Can Double The Risk Of This Mental Health Condition

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

People who suffer from Vitamin D deficiency are twice as likely to be diagnosed with schizophrenia as those who have sufficient levels of the vitamin,...

How To Tell If You're Not Getting Enough Vitamin D

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 08.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Most of us will have a vague idea that sitting outside gives us a boost of vitamin D - but how much do you really know about the sunshine vitamin and ...

How Can Vitamin D Reduce Blood Pressure?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Vitamins have received a lot of flak in the press, after experts said they were a waste of money, may be harmful and didn't work. However a new study ...

The Two Vitamins That Could Unlock Healthy Aging

Dr. Manfred Eggersdorfer | Posted 24.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Dr. Manfred Eggersdorfer

We're living longer. In just the last two decades, average life expectancy has risen by four years. But living longer doesn't necessarily mean living healthier: half of these extra years of life are marred by pain and trips to the doctor due to chronic conditions like diabetes, cancer, joint pain, asthma, osteoporosis, stroke and heart disease...