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New report on iron explains most common vitamin and mineral deficiency in UK

October 24, 2018

Dr Dawn Harper has released a new iron report sponsored by Active Iron. The report has revealed that many of us don’t know how much iron we need, or how to get it. The essential mineral is explained in Dr Dawn’s new report, as well as the importance of iron for the human body. “Iron…

Active Iron wins bronze in Boots Maternity & Infant Awards ‘Best Pregnancy Supplement’

October 19, 2018

The winners of the 11th annual Boots Maternity & Infant Family Awards were revealed at a gala luncheon on Friday 12th October 2018 in the Royal Marine Hotel, Dún Laoghaire. The awards not only recognise the very best products in the industry, tested by parents for parents, they also celebrate the unique stories of some…

Re-energise your daily life with Active Iron

October 16, 2018

Feel like you’re struggling with low energy levels, and that this tiredness is affecting your day-to-day life? Then you may need more iron in your diet. Iron is an essential building block for your body; you need iron to help ensure proper immune function, help reduce tiredness and fatigue, and help support normal energy metabolism…

Importance of topping up your vitamin B

October 16, 2018

We all know that during the cold winter months, it’s almost impossible to roll out of bed in the morning and feel energetic. When it’s still dark outside when your alarm goes off, and it’s already dark by the time you get home after work, you may find yourself feeling a bit out-of-sorts. During autumn…

Re-energise your life with Active Iron

October 16, 2018

We all know that during the cold winter months, it’s almost impossible to roll out of bed in the morning and feel energetic. When it’s still dark outside when your alarm goes off, and it’s already dark when you leave the office, you may find your sleep cycle is disrupted. The lack of sunlight means…

Exercise is vital to your health but if you need more iron this can be a challenge

October 16, 2018

Exercise is vital to your health, both physical and mental. Hitting the gym – despite often being the last thing on your mind if you’re feeling tired or low – is actually a stress-reliever. Working out releases endorphins in the brain, which are the body’s natural feel-good hormones. When you’re stressed, your muscles contract, which…

Importance of topping up your vitamin B

October 12, 2018

One of the biggest challenges during these colder, winter months is trying to feel energetic as you did during the warm days of summer; when it’s still dark outside when your alarm goes off, and it’s already dark when you leave the office, you may find your sleep cycle is disrupted, which inevitably affects your…

Iron is an essential building block for our bodies

October 12, 2018

Iron is an essential building block for our bodies, as it is allows oxygen to be transported via the haemoglobin present in red blood cells. Iron helps with the proper functioning of a healthy immune system, iron helps to reduce tiredness and fatigue, and support normal energy metabolism as well as cognitive function. Getting the…

Active B Complex+ for Women

September 7, 2018

Being a woman these days – there’s a lot to do, isn’t there? You’ve got to nail that big presentation at work. (This could pave your way to that long overdue promotion, after all. Even though you hate public speaking). You’ve also got to go to the gym, you told your colleague you’d run the…

The Science Behind Active Iron: Why Is It Better Tolerated Than Traditional Competitors?

September 4, 2018

Before Active Iron, the market was dominated by poorly absorbed and poorly tolerated iron products. As a result of this challenge with tolerability, evidence suggests around 80-90% of those who take traditional oral iron supplements report negative gastro-intestinal side-effect.* Active Iron’s Kind and Strong formula – kind enough to take on an empty stomach but…