Press releases • Oct 15, 2013 16:10 BST
A new and unique charity event organised by Healthspan on Saturday evening saw 300 sponsored night riders cover nearly 10,000 miles in total, cycling in the dark, on decorated and well lit bikes, raising funds for ‘Fight for Sight’.
Press releases • Sep 10, 2013 16:06 BST
Healthspan Team Takes to the Streets of London to Support Eye Research - Supporting Fight for Sight every step-of-the-way .
Press releases • Sep 06, 2013 12:27 BST
According to new research women believe their teens were a style low point when their hair looked it’s worst, but style mishaps aside, youthful locks are what women want with lack of volume and shine and grey hairs cited as their biggest ageing hair complaints.
Press releases • Sep 04, 2013 10:21 BST
Robert Hobson is a registered nutritionist and qualified trainer for the Royal Society of Public Health. With over 15 years food and nutrition experience he has a BSc in Human Nutrition and an MSc in Public Health Nutrition. He has also worked for the NHS promoting healthy eating and has specialised in helping government organisations meet nutritional standards and legislation.
Press releases • Sep 04, 2013 10:11 BST
Safeguarding health and laying good foundations for the future is vital especially now we are all living longer. But with so many supplements to choose from it is sometimes difficult to decide what we really need.
Press releases • Jul 30, 2013 11:59 BST
With research into health matters one of the most common types of online search, a new resource has launched to provide users with access to clear information, regular news and user reviews and discussions around nutrition and supplementation. Backed by the UK's largest direct supplier of vitamins and supplements, Nutrition Expert draws together several key sources of information.
Press releases • Jul 03, 2013 17:02 BST
A new TV ad campaign across ITV, Channel 4 and Five for a large UK supplements company highlights the importance of getting the right advice when choosing a supplement.
Press releases • Jun 28, 2013 15:46 BST
Healthspan, the UK’s number one direct supplier of vitamins and supplements has today announced its new charity partnership with Fight for Sight, the UK’s leading eye research charity. For every pack of OptiVision and Retinex sold (up to and including 31st May 2014), Healthspan will donate 5p to support Fight for Sight’s work ** (Charity Number1111438).
Press releases • May 30, 2013 16:43 BST
Healthspan, the UK’s number one direct supplier of vitamins and supplements, has today announced its new charity partnership with Migraine Action, the UK’s leading support charity for those affected by migraine. For every pack of Healthspan’s Feverfew Migraine relief sold, 10p will be donated to Migraine Action.
Press releases • May 07, 2013 10:55 BST
One in 3 people in the UK are thought to have high LDL cholesterol which is a major factor in the development of heart disease. High cholesterol can affect people of all ages and can run in families, so some people may need to take proactive steps to lowering their cholesterol, even if they have a healthy diet.
Press releases • Apr 04, 2013 12:36 BST
Last month, Earl's Court welcomed over 30,000 women to The Vitality Show, the UK's largest beauty, Health & well-being event. Weight-Away, the portion controlled weight-management programme developed by Healthspan, contributed to the contents of 6,000 goodie bags distributed by Zest magazine.
Press releases • Apr 04, 2013 12:05 BST
As early as mid twenties, our muscle mass starts to decrease by up to 1% every year, a condition called ‘sarcopenia’, which gradually leads to weakness and frailty, and can become a key issue for the elderly. Healthspan's new Protein Crisp Bars contain almost 12g of Protein to help boost intake, as well as a third of your daily fibre requirement.
Press releases • Apr 02, 2013 10:32 BST
The days of children holding their noses while gulping down a spoonful of Cod Liver Oil administered by a well-meaning parent are numbered, with the launch of a new child-friendly way, to boost Omega 3 intake.
Press releases • Mar 18, 2013 14:45 GMT
Last weekend saw Dee, 48, compete in the Southampton 10km race- her 29th 10km run in as many weeks as part of her "10km Tour of the UK Challenge" in which she is aiming to run in each of the 69 cities in the UK in as many weeks to raise money for Luca Williams, a 4-year old boy who lost both his legs as he fought off Meningococcal Septicaemia in early 2012.
Grandmother, 62, recovers from broken arm to climb Mount Kilimanjaro for the Wellbeing of Women Charity.
Press releases • Mar 15, 2013 16:41 GMT
Supported by the Healthspan Customer Heroes Scheme, Desna from Worcestershire will spend the next week completing a trek to the top of Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania- the peak of which is 5,800 metres above sea level. Only 9 weeks ago, she had a fall in the snow and broke her arm but undeterred by this setback she kept her fitness up on the exercise bike and treadmill at her gym.
Press releases • Mar 01, 2013 12:01 GMT
97% of the British public claim they are tried all the time (TATT)*. Healthspan hit the busy streets of London to boost early morning commuter’s energy levels with a team giving away a free sample of Energex Plus®. Over 10,000 commuters were treated to a healthy energy boost last week with a free sample of the new, Energex Plus® exclusive to Healthspan.
Press releases • Feb 07, 2013 10:56 GMT
Forget diet fads and complicated exercise classes, kick-start your new routine with some top tips from a selection of leading health experts:
Press releases • Feb 04, 2013 10:56 GMT
Shake off the winter blues and embrace a brighter you with expert tips from Healthspan’s Director of Nutrition and Science, Rachell Hipkiss and leading author, Dr Sarah Brewer.
Press releases • Jan 11, 2013 17:29 GMT
In recent years there has been a great deal of scientific research and interest in the health benefits of eating a Mediterranean diet. This week a new study from Cambridge University has hit the headlines hailing a new ‘wonderpill’ containing lycopene which may help reduce heart attacks and improves flexibility of the arteries by up to 50 per cent.
Press releases • Jan 02, 2013 16:41 GMT
People taking glucosamine for their joints may live longer, according to a recent US study, published in the European Journal of Epidemiology, from the Cancer Prevention Program, The Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. This study found that people taking glucosamine have significantly lower mortality rates as it appears to protect against a number of common causes of death.