Vitamins are substances that are important to keep your body healthy. They have to be obtained from outside as they cannot be synthesised by the body. Each vitamin is named by giving it a letter of the alphabet and they can be broken down into water soluble and fat soluble vitamins. So the water soluble vitamins include vitamin C, the B vitamins and the fat soluble ones include vitamins A, D and E. Deficiencies of certain vitamins can cause skin problems, tiredness, unhealthy teeth and bones, bleeding gums, poor wound healing, itchy eyes, cracked eyes and poor night vision.
ﾓMore than 50% of the UKﾒs adult population has insufficient vitamin D levels, and 16% have a severe deficiency during winter and springﾔ. *
Why is it so important to maintain sufficient vitamin D levels? Because research has shown that this versatile nutrient plays a key role in keeping in good health, both mentally and physically. For example, it has been found to...
A specially formulated combination of amino acids such as glutamic acid, chamomile and B vitamins. Vitamins B1, B2 and B3 contribute to the normal functioning of the nervous system and psychological function.
Vitasorbﾮ B6 is a micellised preparation incorporating BioCareﾒs Vitasorbﾮ process for maximising absorption efficiency. Because micellised vitamins are absorbed efficiently they can be taken in much lower doses. Vitasorbﾮ vitamins can be taken sublingually (under the tongue) or added to water, fruit juice or milk. The Vitasorbﾮ range is free from additives and is...
With all the news in the press about the benefits of having good levels of vitamin D e.g. prevention of cancer, especially breast cancer, heart disease, Type 2 diabetes and osteoporosis it is important that you know whether or not you are lacking in this vital vitamin by taking a simple blood test.
As well as all of these benefits, it is now thought that having good levels of vitamin D can help slow down the ageing process and...
B Plex is a specialised formulation of B vitamins which excludes vitamin B12 and folic acid. B vitamins contribute to the release of energy from foods, the reduction of tiredness and fatigue and supporting normal physiological function.
Vitamin C Powder contains magnesium ascorbate which is a low-acid form of vitamin C, produced by our unique solvent-free freeze-dried method; it is free from additives and excipients. This form of vitamin C is gentler on the stomach.
Vitamin C Powder contains magnesium ascorbate which is a low-acid form of vitamin C, produced by our unique solvent-free, freeze drying method; it is free from additives and excipients. This form of vitamin C is gentler on the stomach.
A high potency vitamin B5 supplement with magnesium in a convenient one a day capsule. Pantothenic acid contributes to the normal synthesis and metabolism of steroid hormones, vitamin D and some neurotransmitters.