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Our Top 4 Nutrient Energisers

May 16, 2018

The change in temperature and seasons can often affect energy. Many people are coming in-store complaining of lowered energy and if you are wanting to get an ‘edge’ and gain optimum energy and vitality levels this Winter there are particular nutrients the body uses to produce energy. Supplementing with these could be the key to maintaining peak energy levels over winter. The ‘energy factories’ of our cells are called mitochondria and this is where our body generates the energy (ATP) i....

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Gymnema who?

August 11, 2015

Many of you have now experienced for yourself the amazing effect of our “Sugar Stop”. And the “magic” herb that is “Sugar Stop” is Gymnema sylvestre. The common name for Gymnema is ‘Gurmar’ which in Hindi means “sugar taste destroyer” – which is exactly what it does! In the herbal world we use Gymnema to block sugar cravings, for sugar regulation, for diabetes and to assist with weight loss. In A Nutshell When we eat sugar (glucose) the brain signals the pancreas to prod....

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Lipoic Acid – a “Game Changer”

October 1, 2013

There has been a lot of “buzz” lately around Lipoic acid and deservedly so. Lipoic Acid Is A Unique Antioxidant And Free Radical Scavenger In That It Is Soluble In Both Fat And Water Not only is it an antioxidant in its own right it also has an uncanny ability to ‘recycle’ and prolong the life of other antioxidants in the body including Vitamin’s C and E, coenzyme Q10 and glutathione therefore strengthening the body’s antioxidant network. Oxidation is a chemical reaction that ca....

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