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With summer upon us it’s time for picnics and barbecues galore! With lots of tempting food and drink on offer, your bladder may feel a little overwhelmed, especially if you have bladder weakness. With that in mind, check out these recommendations from the continence care specialists iD Direct for bladder-friendly foods and drinks that wont’s trigger your incontinence.   DRINKS Some drinks should be avoided ...

No one can deny that 2020 was a stressful year but there are things that you can do to manage stress, which can be beneficial for your mind and body, especially if you suffer from incontinence. An effective way of improving the health of your mind and body is meditation for stress, and it’s for both your mental and physical health. As stress can worsen your symptoms of urinary ...

Pharmacist Support has issued a call for volunteers to become trustees. As the profession’s charity, Pharmacist Support relies heavily on a dedicated team of volunteers to support its work and at the beginning of 2021, it announced plans to enhance its volunteer schemes to ensure that they reflect the diverse experiences, backgrounds and needs of all in their pharmacy family. ...

Sponsored This 100% natural, vegan and cruelty free Foaming Hand Wash from Salt of the Earth is kind to skin and sustainable. Refillable with 1:1 concentrate and packaged in a recycled plastic bottle, this luxurious hand wash is free from preservatives and SLS/SLES, is PH balanced and contains natural ingredients to keep your hands clean and feeling soft throughout the ...

 New analysis has suggested the U.S. CBD market will be worth $3bn by 2023.   New CBD-Intel modelling has predicted a sharp increase in its CBD market value over the next two years, with massive growth stemming from anticipated regulatory changes.  CBD-intel predicts US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) rules providing a federal path to market are only likely to be ...

Half the UK population say health and wellbeing is the most important factor when making buying decisions. That is according to research conducted by Kantar on behalf of Product of the Year, the UK’s biggest survey of product innovation, which sought the opinions of 10,000 consumers. It was found that 49 per cent prioritise health and wellbeing when buying products, ...

 Following the announcement in the recent Budget of Government funding to tackle the nation’s obesity problem, health experts have cautiously welcomed the news.  The British Dietetic Association welcomed the announcement of additional funding for obesity services in England but cautioned that we need to see services run by experts and that people of every age in every area of the ...

Sponsored There is a growing body of evidence supporting low-level stimulation therapies to help individuals with chronic conditions ranging from PTSD and vision issues to allergies and hearing loss. This article shares insights on the theory behind low-level stimulation for hearing and highlights the work of one such company that hopes to help you protect and improve your hearing in ...

Sponsored Flavobac Cold & Flu Guard, developed by leading preventative dentistry provider Oraldent, is a completely natural oral and nasal barrier against bacteria and viruses, including SARS-CoV-2 and influenza. Supplied in an easy-to-apply spray format, this CE-approved product is made from plant-based, food-safe ingredients, combining hyaluronic acid and bioflavonoids to protect against common respiratory infections. The antimicrobial properties of bioflavonoids ...

Sponsored – According to the healthcare regulatory body, The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE), commonly used painkillers such as paracetamol and ibuprofen offer little to no evidence that they provide relief from chronic pain and should not be prescribed, as announced in a new report that is set to shake up pain treatment for the nation1. It ...