Hay Fever Help this Summer

Hay Fever Help this Summer Hay Fever affects people throughout spring and summer most years and is especially prominent during the season changes. Rather than popping antihistamine pills this summer and risking drowsiness and other unwanted side effects, why not utilise all of the natural ways of preventing hay fever. Here are a few suggestions…

Benefits of Magnesium

Exercise, Magnesium and Immune Function. We all know there are many ways to support our immune system against corona virus, any other virus and infections. Exercise, sleep , balanced healthy diet, happiness, communication and many others all have a part to play. Magnesium is not the first nutrient associated with immune support. But in this…

Understanding Melatonin

The recent outbreak of COVID-19 has become a pandemic with tens of thousands of infected patients. Some seem to get only mild symptoms while others progress to acute breathing difficulties. Evidence suggests that excessive inflammation and an exaggerated immune response in some individuals leads to a cytokine storm (a flood of inflammatory signals) that damages…

Nutrients for Eczema

Eczema an inflammatory skin condition that causes can cause skin irritation, itching and oozing blisters. Eating certain foods doesn’t appear to cause eczema, although it may trigger a flare-up if you already have the condition. Oily fish, such as salmon, mackerel, trout and sardines contain high levels omega-3 fatty acids which are anti-inflammatory. You may…

Herbs for Sports Recovery

Proper recovery from exercise is critical for transforming your training into tangible gains in strength, speed and stamina. Without it you risk injury and your hard work not paying off! Ginseng There’s a wide variety of medicinal herbs that have been shown to help with various aspects of sports performance and recovery. Some of the…