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Energy Boosting Ingredients and Natural Supplements

energy boosting

With the January and February well and truely over and Easter very quickly approaching, it’s important to get our health back on track and there’s no better way to do that than to fuel your body with the right food to give it that energy boosting need.


3 things you can do to maintain a healthy 2018 all year long

healthy 2018

2018 has kicked off in full swing and we are already into autumn and there’s no better time than now to look after your health. Starting healthy 2018 habits now will ensure you keep them up all year round so check out the list of three things you can do.!–more–> Get up and go It


Want to get prepared for the Flu Season 2018? Don’t roll up your sleeves just yet

Australia’s leading voice in whole-of-life immunisation, the Immunisation Coalition is urging people over 65 to wait for the two new enhanced vaccines funded by the Government under the NIP. 


I’ve been diagnosed with iron deficiency, now what?

iron deficiency

Iron deficiency is the most common nutrient deficiency in the developed world, affecting around one in three women of reproductive age.


Doctors warned following codeine overhaul


Doctors have been warned to watch out for codeine-dependent patients following the introduction of prescription-only codeine drugs earlier this month.


Don’t suffer pain in silence – prepare for the painkiller law changes


As of February 1st 2018, codeine-based painkillers will no longer be available over-the-counter in Australia. While the change will bring Australia in line with most other Western countries, the change may leave some feeling anxious about the future of their pain management.


Take care mixing medicine and merriment

mixing medicine

Mixing medicine with certain foods or drink, including alcohol, can change how a medicine works in your body, meaning we should take care mixing medicine during the during the festive season.


Vaccine could give hope to breast cancer patients

breast cancer

Australian researchers are working on a revolutionary vaccine to help people in their fight against breast cancer and gastric cancer.


Aspirin may protect against some cancers


 A trial has found that long-term aspirin use may reduce the risk of a number of digestive cancers.


Dr Ross Walker: Things to know about Ubiquinol for heart health, cholesterol, statins and ageing

Dr Ross Walker is an eminent practicing cardiologist with a passion for integrative health. We sat down with Dr Walker to talk about the natural ways we can support our heart, and our health as we age, with one such way being daily supplementation with the ingredient Ubiquinol. Ubiquinol is the active form of CoQ10, which has been reduced to make