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Supplement of the Month

Prebiotics & Probiotics

Prebiotics are fibres that pass through our digestive tract and help to nourish our gut microbiome. Good sources of prebiotics are onion, garlic, leek, rolled oats, chickpeas, lentils, and unripe bananas. Probiotics are live microorganisms which can be taken to replenish our gut microbiome. Fermented foods like sauerkraut and kombucha as well as yogurt are good sources of probiotics. Supplements are also a great option. We stock a number of different supplements which contain strains beneficial for certain conditions. Please speak with Sandra or Bernie about the most suitable probiotic for you....

Supplement of the Month: Astragalus 8 for Immune Health and Recovery

Astragalus 8 for Immune Health and Recovery Astragalus 8 is a tonic made up of 8 immune boosting herbs. The herbs have been used in Traditional Chinese Medicine and/ or Western Medicine for centuries. Winter is the perfect time to start taking Astragalus 8 as it may prevent colds and flus*, assist in recovery from illness and operations, boost your immune system, reduce stress and improve general health. It also may prevent seasonal allergies coming into Spring. Astragalus 8 can be purchased in clinic with 10% off for July 2020. *not to be taken in the acute stages of colds and flus. Please contact us for a telehealth appointment to discuss...