Thursday, 24 October 2019 | Editor
BioCare are passionate about helping everyone to be as healthy as they can be, by challenging scientific developments in the nutrition world, sharing their knowledge and providing flexible product solutions so we have options for everyone.
They have spent over 30 years developing their trusted range of the highest quality supplements available.
It is this commitment that has led BioCare to make some changes to our product range. This includes updates to some products and also some delists – but don’t worry, they have improved formulations and alternative recommendations for you!
Monday, 7 October 2019 | Editor
More than 13,500 women have taken part in BBC Research revealing the devastating effect of endometriosis.
Half said they had had suicidal thoughts, and many said they rely on highly addictive painkillers. Most also said endometriosis - involving painful periods - had badly affected their education, career and relationships.
MPs are to launch an inquiry into women's experiences of endometriosis following the research.
Women with the condition answered questions on how the condition has affected them. The charity Endometriosis UK helped gather the responses.
The condition affects one in 10 women and, as well as extremely heavy periods, can cause debilitating pain and sometimes infertility.
What is Endometriosis?
Endometriosis is a disorder of the reproductive system which causes endometrial tissue to grow outside of the uterus.
Tuesday, 7 May 2019 | Editor
Natural Solutions for an Underactive Thyroid Gland
- Are you tired all the time?
- Don’t you have the energy you used to have?
- Do you gain weight easily and find it difficult to lose?
- Do you feel the cold more than others around you?
If so it might be that you should pay a some attention to your thyroid gland, which is sited just below the ‘Adam’s Apple’ or larynx. It is fairly small, normally but is completely responsible for running the whole of your body’s metabolism. Since it is so important, if it is not functioning properly, all metabolic processes slow down and many debilitating symptoms can arise.
Thursday, 10 January 2019 | Editor
An article from the BioCare Clinical Nutrition Team.
Getting healthy for the new year. Taking care of your gut health, take a good multi-nutrient and get the right amino acids. Ensure you're getting the nutrients to provide the energy you need, 5 leading health supplements from BioCare to help you be the best you've ever been.
Saturday, 24 November 2018 | Editor
The highly popular High Nature Citricidal is back in stock at last with a new improved formula.
This product is hugely popular product's return has been welcomed by many regular customers. It is extremely versatile.
You can use diluted to gargle or consume a few drops in water or juice. Also use as a mouthwash, facial and nail cleanser, skin rinse and household cleanser. Ideal for travelling.
Wednesday, 10 October 2018 | Editor
Prior to 1980, fibromyalgia was called fibrositis, as it was believed that inflammation in our connective tissues was causing the characteristic, widespread pain associated with this condition. Post 1980, the name changed to fibromyalgia as the conclusion was drawn that there was no such inflammation present, and instead the condition was a 'centralised pain state' and our central nervous system was the root cause.
However, regardless of the technicalities, most practitioners aren't convinced that some degree of low grade inflammation isn't involved and, regardless of the official standpoint, the main aim should be to focus on reducing the symptoms that trouble our clients most.
Generally, the main symptoms that affect those suffering from fibromyalgia include:
Saturday, 6 October 2018 | Editor
In 1962 the average life expectancy for men was 68.1 while women could expect to live six years longer. Fast forward 55 years and the UK Office for National Statistics now puts life expectancy rates at 79.4 and 83.1 respectively. This is great news for us all, as medical advances mean that survival rates from serious illnesses like cancer and heart disease continue to improve, but it also means that the older generation needs to learn how to ‘age well’ by delaying the onset of chronic degenerative conditions.
Friday, 6 July 2018 | Editor
We are delighted to include the Pharma Nord range pr health supplements on our site. Pharma Nord have been supplying pharmaceutical quality Vitamins and dietary supplements to consumers, health food shops, pharmacies, hospitals and practitioners for over twenty years. Their large selection of products make it easy to boost your health by supplementing your diet with preparations of superior quality.
Friday, 4 May 2018 | Editor
Around 5% of women will be diagnosed with hypothyroidism at some stage in their lives, with another quarter on the borderline of slow and normal function. The borderline cases often get missed because they are less likely to warrant medication in the doctor's opinion. But these cases can be helped.
Here are some common symptoms to look out for:
Wednesday, 2 November 2016 | Editor
Iron deficiency can leave you with little energy even of you are not anaemic. In a study in the Canadian Medical Association Journal, symptoms of fatigue significantly improved in premenopausal women who had low iron stores but were not anaemic after supplementing with iron. Read more here about iron and how it helps the body and what you can do to help alleviate the problem.