Archive | November, 2011

New Drug for Wet Macular Degeneration

The FDA have just approved a new drug Eylea for the wet form of Macular Degeneration or wet AMD. This could be great news for people suffering with this difficult condition.  http://www.businessweek.com/ap/financialnews/D9R5AE700.htm People with dry age related macular degeneration can continue to benefit from lutein supplementation as recommended by the Macular Society. To read more […]

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Detox products- useful results or a marketing myth?

The word ‘detox’ is banded about regularly in the world of natural health and in the beauty industry. I was recently shown an article detailing some of the many products available with the word ‘detox’ in the description. They included shampoos, hair straighteners (?!), and facial foaming gels as well as the more usual nutritionally […]

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