Yearly archives: 2010

Free Expert Advice on Nutrition and Diet

We are delighted to announce a Free Expert Advice on Nutrition and Diet session with nutrition scientist Dr Nina Bailey. Dr Bailey will be happy to answer your questions on health and nutrition-related issues between 3pm and 4.30pm on 16th December 2010. We all know […]

Saving the ££s to save on the lbs

It is thought that the average person puts on around 5lb (2kg) over the four-week Christmas period.  This isn’t surprising given the onslaught of calorie abuse that our bodies are exposed to over this period.  To put on 1lb of body fat you need to […]

Calling volunteers as Igennus begins skincare trial!

Skin conditions, such as dermatitis, eczema and psoriasis, can cause severe symptoms that impact directly on daily living and quality of life.  Whilst there are many pharmaceutical and non-pharmaceutical treatments to reduce the symptoms associated with these conditions, many sufferers find that many simply do […]

Focus on World Diabetes Day

The annual campaign held by the International Diabetes Federation is held each year on November 14th. The current 5-year programme, launched this time last year, is focused on addressing the need for education and prevention initiatives to support the global diabetes community. World Diabetes Day […]

Nutrition and the Toxic Patient

The general population is increasingly being exposed to a variety of “toxic” substances and, as a result, our environmentally polluted world is causing a myriad of health problems. Whilst we generally understand the concept of toxins that come from external sources- for example, car fumes, […]

International Conference on Fibromyalgia & M.E.

This Sunday 31st October 2010,  Tullamore Ireland is host to the International Conference on Fibromyalgia & M.E. This Conference is an opportunity for people who are affected by Fibromyalgia and/or Myalgic Encephalomyelitis as well as Health Care Professionals to gain knowledge of these conditions relating […]

‘Depression Can Be Fun’: a recommended read!

Yesterday’s World Mental Health day saw the return of the most successful ‘Tea and Talk’ afternoon. Not only was this an opportunity for friends and strangers to discuss the many areas of mental health, but it was also used as an opportunity to raise much […]

S. Watts, Kent

“My daughter, Jennifer, had been suffering from CFS for approx 6 months when we read about Vegepa being recommended by a doctor who treated sufferers of CFS. Jennifer showed a marked improvement after the first 6 weeks or so, and after 4 months was practically […]