Christmas just wouldn’t feel like Christmas without a little excess. On average, we eat 6000 calories on Christmas day – way above the average requirement of around 1900-2500 – and alcohol flows throughout the day. Not to mention the week spent enjoying good meals and drinks with friends, family and co-workers, a few good servings of cheese, the mince pies, the chocolate, maybe a little stollen or chocolate log…
Because we all know that balance is an important for our health and happiness, we shouldn’t give this a second thought. But there is a handful of supplements that may help you get through in top form.
Here is how some of the NutriVital supplements and preparations can support your body through the festive season…
Acidophilus Complex – Gut Health
Supports your digestive system, aiding digestion, improving absorption of nutrients, and reducing inflammation. It also supports your immune system by boosting good bacteria. View Acidiphilus Complex.
Vitamin B Complex – Energy
Supports the optimum release of energy from food, improves mood, and supports the nervous system, heart and muscles. Also aids digestion. View Vitamin B Complex.
Chromium GTF Plus – Digestion
Supports the breakdown and use of carbohydrates from food and supports the work of your body’s insulin. Also helps with sugar cravings. View Chromium GTF.
Coconut Oil – Cooking and much more…
NutriVital’s coconut oil is organic, raw, made from only the first (cold) pressing of the flesh of ripe, undamaged coconuts. Amongst the many uses of this amazing health-giving product (more info here), it makes a superb cooking oil that’s good for your digestion. View NutriVital Raw Organic Virgin Coconut Oil.
Milk Thistle Plus – Liver support
A gentle blend of herbs including Milk Thistle, Centaury, Barberry, Boldo and Dandelion root. Designed to support your liver and kidneys – particularly good for combating hangovers. Please call 01730 233 414 to order.
Super AntiOx – Detox
One of the strongest antioxidant formulas available, offering complete support for your body’s digestion and detoxification. Includes multi- vitamins, minerals, herbs, enzymes, algae and even CoQ10. View Super AntiOx.
Enzyme Complex – Digestion
A powerful and effective aid to digestion. A number of important digestive enzymes are combined with specifically high levels of amylase to address the problem that many people have in metabolizing food, particularly carbohydrates. View Enzyme Complex.
Valerian Plus – Relaxation and sleep
With all the excitement and preoccupations that come with the festive season, it’s common for people to have difficulty relaxing. Valerian Plus is a blend of herbs designed as a gentle natural sedative and sleep-aid.View Valerian Plus.
Vitamin D3 Spray – Immune
Vital for a healthy immune system, protecting you and keeping you feeling your best over the Christmas period, particularly if you are exposed to the cold. Or family members. View Vitamin D Spray.
Vitamin C with Bioflavanoids – Immune
This well known antioxidant vitamin supports the adrenals as well as being an immune boost. We include bioflavanoids, which are organic plant pigments that assist in the use of vitamin c, amongst other things. View Vitamin C with Bioflavanoids.
The NutriVital ranges have been developed by expert consultants, to the exacting standards of practitioners in our Hampshire naturopathic clinic (est. 1995) with just two things in mind: effectiveness and purity. We use the finest ingredients to ensure maximum absorption, with nothing added but stone ground rice flour – no excitpients, fillers or binders. They are vegan and hypoallergenic.
Package contents: 60 caps
Formulated to support blood sugar balance and energy production, Chromium Complex contains a good high amount of chromium, with a blend of synergistic nutrients, B vitamins, vitamin E, and trace minerals. Chromium is essential for the proper utilisation of carbohydrates and glucose.
Chromium facilitates the action of insulin by increasing the cell sensitivity to insulin and allowing the uptake of glucose by the cell. Without