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London Marathon 2019: Cian And Ian Take On The Challenge

London Marathon 2019: Cian And Ian Take On The Challenge

It’s almost the 2019 London Marathon! The crowd taking part includes some of the best distance runners in the world, as well as non-athletes and of course some celebs. The line-up includes Chris Evans as he prepares for RunFestRun in May, we’ll see you there! We are...

Active Iron Voted Best Mens Product By Pharmacists

Active Iron Voted Best Mens Product By Pharmacists

The team at Solvotrin Therapeutics were delighted to win Best Mens Product 2019 at the OTC and Pharmacy Retail Awards for Active Iron for Men. The new product contains Active Iron’s ground-breaking protein formulation and a new specially formulated Active B Complex....

Importance of topping up your vitamin B

Importance of topping up your vitamin B

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...

Why do women need more iron than men?

Why do women need more iron than men?

Iron is essential to life for both men and women; it helps reduce tiredness and fatigue, as well as playing an important role in normal energy metabolism, oxygen transport, cognitive function, immune function and formation of red blood cells. However, iron is...

Why Is Iron Important For Exercise?

Why Is Iron Important For Exercise?

Your muscles use iron to help produce energy, so for people who exercise regularly – especially those who enjoy endurance exercise such as running, rowing and cycle – it’s extra-important to maintain optimal iron levels. Most athletes focus heavily on nutrition, and...

Active Iron wins ‘Best Maternity Supplement’ 2018

Active Iron wins ‘Best Maternity Supplement’ 2018

Active Iron has been announced as the winner in the Best Maternity Supplement category of the Pregnancy & Parenting Editor’s Choice Awards 2018. Over the last 18 years, the editorial team at Pregnancy & Parenting have tested thousands of products and services...

5 tips if you’re afraid to give blood

5 tips if you’re afraid to give blood

Six thousand (6000) blood donations are needed in the UK every day to service the 2.1 million transfusions per year. These transfusions are critical in saving people’s lives. Haemoglobin and iron stores are a key factor in our blood and dictate a person’s eligibility...

Weird Signs Your Iron Levels Are Low – Active Iron

Weird Signs Your Iron Levels Are Low – Active Iron

Over 2 billion people worldwide have an iron deficiency. If you feel like your energy levels have plummeted, and you’re exhausted, iron deficiency may be to blame. Active Iron is an iron supplement that is kind on your stomach and increases iron levels by 94%. ...