Once again, Swedish scientists have demonstrated that the combination of selenium and coenzyme Q10 is a useful strategy for staying healthy in old age. Read on and find out more about their study.
UK scientists warn against decreasing selenium levels in the soil. Getting too little of this essential micronutrient can affect your health.
British scientists have looked at vitamin D’s role in immune health and found that with adequate levels of this nutrient, the body defends itself substantially better than when levels run low. Read how you can always be sure of having enough vitamin D in your blood.
In what is considered the largest representative study of vitamin D status in older Irish adults, scientists have found widespread vitamin D deficiency among those aged 50 and older.
Elderly people, who take a combination of BioActive Selenium & Zinc and BioActive Q10, appear to get long-term benefits from their supplementation, according to a 10-year follow-up of a Swedish study with these two nutritional supplements.
In the worst case scenario, a single energy drink may be lethal, according to an article in the Sun. The problem appears to be linked to compounds other than the caffeine. If you want to stay energised, a natural product like BioActive Q10 is a more prudent choice. Read on to find out why...
Several studies have shown that there is widespread vitamin D deficiency in Ireland, especially in urban areas such as Dublin. More focus is needed on the “sunshine nutrient”, which we can even get from supplements like BioActive D-Pearls. Read on and find out what makes us deficient...
A well-functioning immune system offers good protection against respiratory tract infections, including colds and the flu. One way to maintain a normal immune defence is by getting enough vitamin D. A new British study has looked into the matter...
If you are prone to muscle spasms and have difficulty with sleeping, you could be getting too little magnesium from your diet.
Pharma Nord attended the recent 'Over-50's Show' at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Galway. The show was a great success.