Women's health

28 April 2010

Menopause

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The cessation of menstruation (menopause) usually occurs between a woman’s mid-forties and mid-fifties, and although a natural process, can be a difficult and emotional time for some women. Perimenopause usually lasts about 4 years. It starts when physical and emotional symptoms associated with menopause begin and ends 12 months after the last period.

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28 April 2010

Fluid retention

Everyday health

Oedema is the swelling that occurs when fluid accumulates in the tissues. It may be localised to a certain body part, or be generalised and affect the whole body.

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13 October 2014

Candida

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A fungal disease affecting the warm, damp regions of the body such as the genital area.

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01 April 2010

Cystitis

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Cystitis is an inflammation of the bladder, commonly caused by a urinary tract infection (UTI). It is more likely to affect women than men, causing discomfort and inconvenience.

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Women's health

Cranberry 15000

$36.79

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A concentrated, potent, cranberry extract to promote urinary tract health.

Vaccinium macrocarpon(cranberry):juice dry 300 mg equiv. to fresh fruit 15 g (15 000 mg)

Vaccinium macrocarpon (Cranberry) juice dry 300 mg equiv. to fresh fruit 15 g (15000 mg)

Ascorbic acid(vitamin C):50 mg

Ascorbic acid (vitamin C) is a water-soluble antioxidant nutrient involved in many biological processes in the body. Vitamin C is found in a number of fruits and vegetables, great sources are capsicums, blackcurrants, oranges and strawberries.

Dosage

Adults – Take 1 capsule 1 to 2 times a day with meals, or as professionally prescribed.

Children under 12 years – Only as professionally prescribed.
  • Untreated, cystitis may lead to more significant complications. If pain or irritation persists for more than 48 hours, consult your healthcare professional. The presence of blood in the urine warrants immediate medical attention
  • If symptoms persist, see your healthcare professional
  • Vitamin supplements should not replace a balanced diet
Women's health

Bio Iron Advanced

$16.99

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It supplies a form of iron with superior absorption if taken as directed compared to some other forms of iron including ferrous sulfate.  The new one-a-day formula is suitable for vegans and vegetarians.

Iron (II) glycinate(iron 20 mg):76.88 mg

Iron is an essential mineral and an important component of proteins, such as haemoglobin, involved in oxygen transport and metabolism. Iron containing foods include lean red meat, poultry, fish, oysters, dried fruit, legumes, beetroot, whole grains and tofu.

Ascorbic acid(vitamin c):170 mg

Ascorbic acid (vitamin C) is a water-soluble antioxidant nutrient involved in many biological processes in the body. Vitamin C is found in a number of fruits and vegetables, great sources are capsicums, blackcurrants, oranges and strawberries.

Betacarotene:1.35 mg

Betacarotene is a fat soluble antioxidant found in fruits and vegetables- particularly carrots. Also called provitamin A, betacarotene is converted into vitamin A in the body.

Folic acid:300 µg

A water-soluble B group vitamin, folate is involved in the synthesis of DNA and RNA and the activation of vitamin B12 into it's active form. Folic acid is found in fresh green leafy vegetables, broccoli, mushrooms, legumes, nuts and fortified cereals.

Cyanocobalamin(vitamin B12):50 µg

Cyanocobalamin (vitamin B12) is an essential water-soluble nutrient needed for protein and DNA synthesis, folate metabolism, and red blood cell production. Food sources of vitamin B12 include egg yolk, fish, beef, milk and cheese.

Pyridoxine hydrochloride(vitamin B6, pyridoxine 5 mg):6.08 mg

Pyridoxine hydrochloride (vitamin B6) is a water-soluble nutrient involved in the production of proteins, neurotransmitters and haemoblobin. Whole grains, legumes, bananas, seeds, nuts and potatoes are good sources of vitamin B6.

Riboflavin(vitamin B2):1.3 mg

Riboflavin (vitamijn B2) is a water-soluble vitamin involved in ATP production and the metabolism of many of the other B group vitamins. Food sources include almonds, mushrooms and wild rice. Vitamin B2 supplements may change urine colour to bright yellow.This is harmless and temporary.

Brassica oleracea var viridis(kale):leaf powder 111 mg equivalent fresh leaf 1 g (1000 mg)

Dosage

Adults- Take 1 tablet daily with meals, or as professionally prescribed

Children under 12 years - Only as professionally prescribed
  • Not recommended for use during pregnancy or breastfeeding
  • Vitamin supplements should not replace a balanced diet
  • Not for the treatment of iron deficiency conditions
  • Drink plenty of water