High blood pressure is one of the main risk factors associated with premature health and long-term illness due to CVD (cardiovascular disease). CVD is the leading cause of premature death in Ireland with about 10,000 deaths per annum - approximately 8,000 coronary related and 2,000 stroke related.
When someone says Collagen, whats the first thing you think of? At a recent in-store pharmacy promotion we were surprised how many customers thought Collagen was just taken to reduce fine lines and wrinkles on the face. Collagen is a lot more than an anti-wrinkle supplement.
Did you know that the Department of Health and Safefood published a survey which showed that 80% of Irish adults do not have the correct dietary balance and supplementation. Why is this?