March 30, 2017
Zinc is an indispensable trace mineral playing an essential role in each and every cell.
In humans, zinc enzymes outnumber all other trace mineral-dependent enzymes combined, with over 300 zinc related mechanisms involved in normal body functioning.
Is it any wonder then that zinc is paramount in a myriad of biological processes?
July 29, 2015
If you haven’t already had the flu this season, I’m sure you know at least 5 people that have.
It’s particularly bad this winter season so knowing the best way to prevent and treat will get you out of bed and feeling better in no time.
Although prevention is best, when a virus strikes there are a number of natural remedies that can stop it in its tracks.
Emed digs up the research on 6 natural antivirals.
July 22, 2015
Steam inhalation is a method of introducing warm, moist air into the lungs via the nose and throat for therapeutic benefit.
Essential oils are often added to provide additional relief.
Ancient Egyptians recognized the good therapeutic effects of inhalation therapy through the use of public baths.
Steam inhalation has since become a simple and effective home remedy for various health issues.
Finally recognised as a public health issue, antibiotic resistance means infection- causing bacteria has become resistant to antibiotic medications.
All too often antibiotics are being prescribed and taken inappropriately and unnecessarily. Antibiotics have no effect in treating viruses, fungal infection or other illnesses that are not related to bacterial infection.
Australians are among the biggest offenders of anti-biotic over prescription, abuse and misuse and now resulting ‘Superbugs’ are becoming a global concern.
April 2, 2015
Vitamin D is a vital nutrient required by your body for a wide range of jobs, such as helping to boost your immunity so you are less likely to end up in bed feeling sick; playing a role in mood modulation – helping you feel good; and supporting your physical structure – making your bones and muscles strong.
Emed offers vitamin D in a variety of forms that will suit any age or requirement: drops, capsules and sprays.
Contact us today to discover how we can help you with your vitamin D status.
April 1, 2015
Australias flu vaccination season is experiencing a 4-6 week delay according to the ABC.
The official vaccination season will now not begin until 20 April 2015, when GPs would ordinarily be vaccinating throughout March.
With an estimated 20% of the population ‘identified’ as being at risk, the question has to be asked how necessary is the flu vaccination?
February 25, 2015
We believe that no matter where you are located in Australia or around the world, you deserve access the best Natural Health Practitioners, genetic/pathology testing and products available.
Therefore we are introducing a Free Initial Consultation for new and existing members.
November 24, 2014
Many of us suffer from a common enemy; the dreaded cold sore.
Challenged immune system, cold days with brutal winds combined with daily life stresses can create the perfect storm for these tingling and painful little eruptions.
Emed offers some useful lifestyle, herbal and nutritional tips for minimising the impact of cold sores this season.