Dark spots and what to do about them

Out dark spot I say! A clear even complexion is the holy grail of healthy, younger looking skin, yet almost everyone will face the issue of skin discolouration throughout their lifetime. The good news is there are ways to affect change in pigmentation with cosmetic products available over the counter or as high potency compounded 

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Osteoarthritis playing up? New Australian study finds Palmitoylethanolamide (PEA) could be the answer

A new 2019 Australian study has found an extract made from soy, eggs and peanuts significantly reduces pain and stiffness when taken by sufferers of knee osteoarthritis. Palmitoylethanolamide (PEA) was given to 111 participants in the study conducted by researchers from The University of Sydney, University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland University of Technology and 

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2019 Christmas Information

Christmas & New Years – Opening Hours Monday 23rd December –  8.00am to 6.00pmTuesday 24th December – 8.00am to 6.00pmWednesday 25th December – Closed / Christmas DayThursday 26th December – Closed / Boxing DayFriday 27th December – 8.00am to 6.00pmSaturday 28th December – Closed | Collection via Amcal – Gooding DriveSunday 29th December – ClosedMonday 30th December – 8.00am to 6.00pmTuesday 31st December 

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50 new drugs about to hit the unavailable medicines list – are you prepared?

Over 50 drugs are about to hit the unavailable medicines list in Australia, joining 493 names already on the TGA’s hard-to-get drugs register. Is your pharmacy prepared for the increase in compounding scripts? While some doctors still resort to alternative medications during drug shortages, increasingly medical practitioners are turning to reputable compounding pharmacies, like National 

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Could what we eat improve our mental health?

  Could mental health conditions such as autism, ADHD, depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, OCD and postnatal depression be controlled by analysing what we eat? One group of doctors certainly thinks so. Advanced Nutrient Therapy seeks to improve the synthesis of serotonin, dopamine, and other neurotransmitters responsible for the quality of our mental health by correctly 

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Can minerals and vitamins make a difference in children with ADHD?

Scientists from the University of Canterbury in New Zealand have released the intriguing findings of a small clinical trial into whether mineral-vitamin supplements can change the bacteria in the microbiome of children with ADHD. Why is this important? Researchers in the field are increasingly finding new evidence that children with ADHD have significant differences in 

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