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Is CBD oil safe and does it work?

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It’s no secret that CBD oil is now on the market legally in the UK, without prescription, but what is CBD oil, is CBD oil safe, and does it work?   CBD oil stands for Cannabidiol, and comes from hemp plants which have very little THC, the bit that gets you ‘high’ and is found […]

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Nutribuddy Hotslim Drink Review – Can Carbs Help You Sleep?

Nutribuddy Hotslim review

I’m a terrible sleeper and always curious to try new health food products, so when I was shown a new health drink that could help me drift off to sleep how could I resist? But does Nutribuddy Hotslim really do what it claims?   The relationship between sleep and weight is conclusive. Not sleeping enough […]

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How to Prevent Winter Skin and Stay Young

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Winter skin that’s dry and dull is inevitable unless you live in hot sunny climes, but I’ve been trying collagen powder to see if I can slow down skin ageing and not look quite so worn out over the festive season .   Now I’m in my mid 30’s and the days of acne are […]

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Do you have a vitamin D deficiency? Here’s the signs

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If you live in the UK there’s a high chance you’ve had a vitamin D deficiency at some point, and are possibly suffering from the same nasty symptoms year on year, every Winter, without realising. Most of the vitamin D in our body is produced through sun exposure, something we’re lacking in Britain for half […]

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Do Natural Sleep Aids Work?

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If you’ve ever been on sleep tablets you’ll know they can come with some unpleasant side effects including drowsiness the next day and addiction, but do alternatives like natural sleep aids actually work and are they safer?   Your doctor should have informed you that sleeping pills and mood medications like antidepressants and anti-anxiety medicines […]

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VITL DNA Test Review

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The Human Genome project was only completed as recently as 2003, but now you can get a DNA test for less than £100, and it could be the most fascinating health test you ever take!   Unlike fitness and nutritional status which can be altered with lifestyle changes, you can’t change your DNA. I would […]

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Do Weight Loss Superfoods Work?

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Do weight loss superfoods really work? With so many people struggling to lose weight, it’s a tempting idea. But which superfoods are effective, and which are a waste of money?   Sundried clothing asked if I would help dispel some myths and let you know which foods, super or not, really help you burn stubborn […]

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VITL Review; What Vitamins do YOU need?

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What Vitamins do you Really Need? This is my VITL Review of their personalised nutrition and supplements app.   Anyone selling nutritional supplements will try and tell you you’re deficient in everything. But since that’s very unlikely, what vitamins and other supplements do you, personally, really need?   There’s one company that will help you […]

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How To Set Your Metabolism on Fire

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If there’s one thing everyone watching their weight wants it’s to have a fast metabolism that burns calories faster than a rocket on bonfire night. Your metabolism is the ‘engine’ that burns the food you eat as well as stored fat, turning it into energy such as: Heat to keep us warm Energy for basic […]

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Do You Need To Take Vitamins?

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Half of all Brits will be taking vitamins and minerals in supplement at any one time.   Vitamin and Supplement manufacturers would have you believe that you need to be taking all sorts of supplements every day.   But do you actually need to supplement with vitamins or are they a waste of money? Multivitamin and […]

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