Posts Tagged "probiotic"

A Natural Approach to Hayfever – not to be sneezed at!

While most of us welcome the warmer, drier days of Summer, it can bring misery for thousands of hayfever sufferers in Ireland. Hayfever, or allergic rhinitis, is caused by the pollen of specific seasonal plants, airborne chemicals and dust particles. Constant sneezing, red, watery and itchy eyes, runny or stuffy nose, sore throat and wheezing are the symptoms of hayfever that ruin their summers. The current mainstream approach suppresses the symptoms with antihistamines, steroids and decongestants. These drugs are effective because they dampen the immune response by suppressing the...

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Quest Supplements

Posted on Feb 24, 2022 in Featured

Quest Supplements

Quest develop, manufacture and sell naturally-inspired and naturally-based nutraceutical and food supplement products for specific health needs. All Quest products are developed and supported by a clear scientific platform to deliver the impact and health solution for which they are designed. https://www.qnutrapharma.com

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July/August Rude Health

Posted on Jul 2, 2015 in News & Events

Welcome to the July / August issue of Rude Health Magazine Rude Health Magazine is also available as an e-newsletter, so make sure that you don’t miss an issue and check your local IAHS store for the July/August edition. Or sign up to the e-newsletter on the Rude Health Magazine website HERE. Highlights from this issue are: Tried and Tested – How Irish Association of Health Store staff rate what they sell Camille O’Sullivan shares her natural health tips to remain a peak performer Top to toe beauty without a chemical in sight Baby Love – improving your chances of...

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Winter Good Health

Posted on Nov 15, 2014 in News & Events

Although we had a wonderful Indian summer, seasonal coughs and colds made their usual appearance on time, as the school year began and bugs were shared round. IAHS members are often asked what we think about the flu jab, and though we can’t comment specifically, what we can do is offer a wide range of effective immune boosters. Some are well known such as vitamin C which we can now source in drop form which even babies can use. Others are combinations such as vitamin C, zinc and elderberry. Olive leaf as an anti-viral is increasingly popular, and of course nobody needs to be reminded of...

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Start fostering our Immune Systems

Posted on Sep 1, 2014 in News & Events

It’s never too soon to start fostering and protecting our immune systems, and in the autumn, with the new school year starting, the onset of the chilly season and ads about the flu vaccine ringing in our ears, immunity grabs our attention. Birth, of course, is the real start. A vaginal birth provides the newborn with a natural inoculation of beneficial gut bacteria, a starter pack of microbes which C section babies miss out on. Breast milk, rich in prebiotics, nourishes and promotes these bacteria which get the new human’s immune system up and running and even give protection against...

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