Health & Nutrition

Bringing the natural and organic products industry the latest health and nutrition news from around the UK and Ireland.

Your Nuts Holmfirth goes up for sale

Your Nuts in Holmfirth has been put up for sale by its owners Natalia Soltysik and James Brooke who have run the store since January 2019.

WUKA Partners with The Hygiene Bank to Combat Increasing Period Poverty

WUKA, the taboo-breaking brand, has partnered with The Hygiene Bank for World Menstrual Health Day (28th May 2024) to help raise awareness and tackle...

Anti-ageing pills are real, and some of us are taking them...

Eternal youth is the stuff of religion and mythology, but what if we could just have a bit more of it? What if there...

‘Choose the good life’ says Holland & Barrett

New and existing natural products shone as the industry gathered for the annual Holland & Barrett Showcase.

It’s in the stars for Lucy Bee

Starseed Naturally Balanced Organic Raw Omega Oil is the latest product from natural and organic food brand Lucy Bee, launched to offer consumers a simple, vegan way to increase omega-3 intake.

Bamford creates six-strong supplements line

Bamford has launched a six-strong line of nutritional supplements to help support personal wellbeing, in its first foray into the sector.

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BetterYou is campaigning for the UK Government to create a unified waste plastic collection/recycling programme in the UK through a petition.

Anthony Joshua gets into the ring with CBD brand Love Hemp

Love Hemp has announced that Anthony Joshua has become a key shareholder after it signed a three-year endorsement agreement with the boxer.

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The Alexandra Kay Time to Breathe diffuser emits a fine mist using heatless ultrasonic vibrations to preserve the properties of the oils.

The Home Prescriber self-help guide to homeopathy

Weleda has announced that is distributing a new book for retailers who sell homeopathic remedies: The Home Prescriber by Marcus Fernandez.

Holland & Barrett teams with Cherry Healey for Pause & Listen...

H&B has partnered with Cherry Healey for the Pause & Listen Pledge asking people to listen to and support people experiencing the menopause.

Harnimans brings ‘no pills, all thrills’ concept to market

New to market, Harniman’s celebrated its launch at NOPEX, boosted by a successful pitch to H&B whose buyers requested further conversations.

Trend set your way to success at Natural & Organic Products...

With less than a week to go before this year's Natural & Organic Products Expo returns to ExCel London, Sharna Waid and Charlee Singleton...

EFSA health warning to frequent consumers of herbal teas and supplements

Exposure to pyrrolizidine alkaloids in food, in particular for frequent and high consumers of tea and herbal infusions, is a possible long-term concern for human health due to their potential carcinogenicity, say scientists at the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA).

Wake up to BetterYou’s sleep campaign

BetterYou is launching its annual sleep campaign in May, offering retailers what the brand says is its biggest range of point of sale (POS) materials yet.

Canadian CBD brand Kanabia launches in the UK

Kanabia CBD products are now available to the UK market through Kinetic Natural Product Distributor.

Brits spend less than £9 a week maintaining health

Figures from a survey by the Health Food Manufacturers’ Association has revealed that the average Brit spends just £8.82 each week on keeping healthy.

Vitamin C for COVID: take it seriously, Holford tells Hancock

Patrick Holford has co-authored a major scientific review positioning vitamin C as ‘a game-changer for COVID’ and sent it to Government.

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FareShare Sussex, Foodwise and Neat2Eat have made a joint application to Your Fund Surrey to fund a new warehouse to distribute surplus food.

Beauty Kitchen expands into health and wellness category

Beauty Kitchen has entered the health and wellness sector with Vitamin Kitchen, a range of sustainably packaged vegan vitamin gummies.