From Ancient Wisdom To Modern Medicine

A new line of Vitamen and Mineral has come onto the market. This product applies ancient wisdom to modern medicine to create the product line ORIENTAL BOTANICALS.

From boosting resistance to relieving minor infections and enhance recovery after illness, Oriental Botanical is your immune support squad. I have been using these products for over a year with great results. I can personally recommend them. This company is owned by Blackmores. More information Blackmores can be found HERE.

Astragalus 8

From Ancient Wisdom To Modern Medicine
Chemist Direct

The herbs in Astragalus 8 have been used for centuries to help people strengthen their body’s defences and restore good health. Astragalus 8 is based on an ancient Chinese therapy called Fu Zheng Pei Ben. In Chinese medicine terms Fu Zheng means to rectify and support the normal, healthy vital energy (Qi) of all body systems, while Pei Ben means to strengthen the resistance mechanisms of the body especially those relating to healthy immune function.

The scientifically proven herb Astragalus is combined with seven other potent immune system herbs including Ganoderma (Reishi), Codonopsis, Atractylodes, Shisandra, Siberian ginseng, Ligustrum and Licorice to create this modern Chinese herbal medicine.

Astragalus 8 is used to assist with colds, coughs and flu (upper respiratory tract infections), chronic fatigue, and recurrent conditions such as sore throats.

For people recovering from illness, Astragalus 8 can be taken during convalescence. It is not recommended for acute infection – while the illness is upon you – rather, Oriental Botanicals® Bactevir® would be a better option, to be followed later with Astragalus 8, for recovery and immunity building.

Review

This year I had intermittent colds, two bouts of pneumonia and a nasty cough that would never go away. I started taking Astragalus 8 at the tail end of the last bout of pneumonia-antibiotic treatment, and since then have been breathing better, chest congestion has gone, the cough has disappeared and generally feel ‘on the mend’. For two weeks I took 2 Astragalus 8 tablets twice a day, then one tablet twice a day for a week, and now in my fourth week have reduced to one tablet, once a day. In the first 2 weeks, I woke up twice with symptoms of a new cold (nasal congestion, sore throat), but thankfully, these symptoms were gone within 48 hours and never amounted to anything. Something good is going on!

David from Japan

Viroforce

From Ancient Wisdom To Modern Medicine
Chemist Direct

Oriental Botanicals® ViraForce contains standardised active compounds andrographolide (from Andrographis extract) and oleuropein (from Olive Leaf extract) with clinically evidenced antiviral, anti-infective and fever reducing properties.

ViraForce helps to reduce the severity and duration of viral and bacterial infections, especially cold and flu. With the addition of Japanese Honeysuckle and Echinacea this synergistic formula fortifies the immune defences to help you resist viral and bacterial infections including mild gastroenteritis and cystitis. Herbal extracts in this formula have demonstrated antiviral activity against the cold sore virus (HSV-1).

ViraForce also contains OptiChel ZN (zinc glycinate) and vitamin C for antioxidant protection and nutritional support for healthy immune function during infection. This medicine is recommended for the resistance and infection phases of viral and bacterial infections.

Always read the label. Use only as directed. If symptoms persist consult your pharmacist or healthcare practitioner.

Reviews

Beth from Qld

During the end of last season I found myself coming down with the cold/flu. I had chills, sweats, headache, and extreme fatigue. With work in full swing, I couldn’t afford to take another day off. I decided to try both Bactevir and Viraforce. Taking doses during the day and before bed. Normally with this severity, I would be home for 2-3 days. However I woke up the next day feeling much better and able to go back into work.

Ben from NSW

I noticed my tonsils were swollen, familiar with the symptoms of tonsillitis, I started taking ViraForce, within 1 day I noticed a difference and in 3 days I felt completely well again! This is an amazing product!

Bactevir

From Ancient Wisdom To Modern Medicine
Chemist Direct

Oriental Botanicals® Bactevir® combines the ancient wisdom of Chinese herbal medicine with the scientifically researched immune stimulant herb Echinacea. Echinacea is one of the most powerful western herbs to help the body fight cold, sore throat and influenza. Bactevir® has natural antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, fever-reducing, pain-relieving, expectorant and decongestive properties. This innovative, fast-acting formula helps to quickly relieve the symptoms of colds, flu, tonsillitis, sinusitis, pharyngitis & laryngitis including sore throat, fever, inflammation, pain, mucus congestion and cough.

It has immune-stimulating and anti-infective actions.

Bactevir contains scientifically researched herbs Echinacea, for immune stimulation, and Andrographis, blended with traditional Chinese herbs including Forsythia, Lonicera and Isatis. This combination provides antiviral, antibacterial, decongestant, expectorant, anti-inflammatory, detoxifying and fever-reducing actions.

People experiencing the symptoms of cold, ‘flu, sinusitis, tonsillitis, laryngitis (sore throats), and glue ear can take Bactevir®, which can also be used for the relief of symptoms such as fever, aches, coughs and mucous congestion.

Reviews

To Whom It May Concern,
I have been using Bactevir during the past three years, usually when I can feel the symptoms beginning of a cold or flu. For me the signs are usually a sore throat, aching body or possibly a runny nose. I immediately commence taking the recommended dose of Bactevir and within 24hours I start to feel some relief. I generally keep taking the recommended dose for another week and by the end of the week all of my symptoms are gone.
I have tried many other natural remedies for cold and flu but this is the only one that is effective and works so quickly for me.
I would not hesitate to recommend this product to any person seeking symptom relief from colds or the flu.

Bruno F from NSW

Thank you, thank you, thank you!
On Monday night I had the pleasure of attending one of your training sessions which was an effort considering I had been sent home from work that day sick with the flu. I had been using sudafed for 2 days with no relief at all. As soon as I walked in the door Karen heard me speak and said we need to get you some Bactevir tablets. I took 3 tablets straight away and another 3 tablets when I got home from training and the results were nothing short of amazing. I was able to breathe through my nose again, my cough had cleared and I was free of the aches and pains I had been feeling for the last 2 days. So once again thank you, I guarantee that I will be keeping a supply of Bactevir tablets in my cupboard for the rest of the cold and flu season!

Sinuclear

From Ancient Wisdom To Modern Medicine
Chemist Direct

In TCM, a herbal formula called Cang Er Zi San has been in traditional use for hundreds of years to help manage mild sinusitis and relieve its symptoms. Consisting of xanthium fruit, magnolia flower, white angelica root and Asian wild mint leaves, Cang Er Zi San is traditionally taken in TCM to help the sinus passages feel clearer and relieve mild sinusitis symptoms such as mucous congestion and headache.

Oriental Botanicals SinuClear combines the herbs in Cang Er Zi San with houttuynia, which is traditionally regarded as having anti-infective properties in TCM.

Read on to discover more about each of the ingredients in SinuClear and their traditional uses in Chinese medicine.

Xanthium

Xanthium is traditionally used in TCM to help clear the congested sinuses and stuffed up nasal passages of mild sinusitis, as well as to relieve associated headaches. It’s also traditionally regarded as having the ability to soothe inflamed and irritated sinus mucous membranes in TCM.

Magnolia flower

In TCM, magnolia floweris traditionally regarded as having decongestant and anti-infective effects and is taken to help relieve the runny nose that sometimes occurs in mild sinusitis. Thanks to its decongestant properties, it may also be beneficial for runny nasal discharges and sneezing caused by hayfever, based on its traditional use in Chinese medicine.

White angelica

In TCM, white angelica is traditionally used to help open up the nose and sinuses, soothe mucous membrane inflammation and relieve mild sinusitis symptoms such as pain, pressure and headaches. Like magnolia flower, white angelica is traditionally used as a herbal decongestant in TCM, and is additionally regarded as having anti-infective properties.

Asian wild mint

Asian wild minthelps relieve headaches associated with mild sinusitis and clear the eyes and head, based on its traditional use in TCM.

Houttuynia

In Oriental Botanicals SinuClear, the herbs above are accompanied by houttuynia, which is traditionally regarded as having anti-infective and anti-inflammatory properties in TCM, as well as the ability to stimulate the immune system.

Reviews

I have been taking Sinuclear after waking up with congested painful sinuses – I took 3 caps as soon as I got them, 3 caps again that night and 3 caps the following morning. I was out all the next day and forgot to take them with me but took another 3 before bed & woke up with a clearer head and I could feel it improving throughout the day. I will continue to take 2 tabs twice today to ensure my sinuses are completely clear. So pretty much back to normal with one-2 days!!

Dale from Western Australia

Bronchelix

From Ancient Wisdom To Modern Medicine
Chemist Direct

Bronchelix is a synergistic formula containing the Western herbal expectorants, Elecampane and White Horehound, plus Chinese herbs to relieve cough due to bronchial congestion (whether productive or unproductive), bronchial dryness or bronchial spasm associated with bronchitis, common cold, flu and upper respiratory infections such as laryngitis.

In addition to being a multi-purpose expectorant and antitussive, this medicine provides antiinfective, antiallergic, bronchodilator, demulcent (soothes bronchial airways), anticatarrhal (resolves mucous), antiinflammatory and detoxifying effects to promote healthy lung and respiratory function. It also provides trophorestorative (tonic) action on the lungs to assist with recuperation.

Review

I have been using this product for 6 months now and I can’t believe how good I feel. I have suffered with chest complaints all my life (I’m 61). My lungs feel so much lighter, the constant mucus and coughing has almost disappeared, I’m just amazed. All chest complaint sufferers need to know about this product. Yes it’s not cheap but it is so worth it.

Glenda Jayne from NSW

Zinc Excel

From Ancient Wisdom To Modern Medicine
Chemist Direct

Common problems affecting immune, skin, reproductive, prostate, eye and bone health can result from low levels of zinc in the body. Oriental Botanicals® Zinc Excel™ contains highly absorbable OptiChel™ZN (zinc glycinate) plus Vitamin B6 and a high dose of Vitamin C to help address these problems and provide antioxidant benefits.

Oriental Botanicals® Zinc Excel™ contains OptiChel™ZN (zinc glycinate), providing high bioavailability and gastrointestinal tolerance, ensuring optimum absorption within your body.

Zinc is essential for so many aspects of our health as it is involved in literally thousands of biochemical processes in the body. It is crucial for normal skin and gut repair and for wound healing, essential for healthy sperm, supports macula and lens health of the eyes, and strengthens bones, to mention only a few. Oriental Botanicals® Zinc Excel™ also strengthens resistance to minor infection, and supports the synthesis of collagen and connective tissue to maintain skin health.

Signs of low zinc include white spots on the nails, poor resistance to infection, slow wound healing, dull senses (hearing, sight, smell, taste), reduced fertility in men and women. Low zinc is common in children, adolescents, the elderly, pregnant and lactating women, and vegetarians.

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Anxiolift

From Ancient Wisdom To Modern Medicine

Traditionally, symptoms of stress are linked with a disturbance of Shen (mind and spirit) sparked by the upward movement of rebellious Qi (energy). This herbal medicine stabilises Shen, calms the mind and spirit, regulates the movement of Qi (energy) and harmonises Stomach function to reduce stress and mild anxiety, and ease nervous dyspepsia and indigestion.

Oriental Botanicals Anxiolift is also standardised to honokiol and magnolol, therapeutic components of Magnolia officinalis extract, which have scientifically evidenced anxiolytic action. In addition, this formula contains Withania somnifera (a well-known Ayurvedic tonic) and traditional Chinese herbs to help improve resistance and adaptation to stress.

Here are some review for your to read. I have provided a Positive and a Negative one;

A Fantastic Product That Really Works

  • I am a 51 y/o man who is a very nervous & anxious person by nature.
  • I had to take a practical driving assessment to upgrade my license. On the day of the test I was as usual extremely nervous until I took 2 Anxiolift tablets. I couldn’t believe it my nervousness & anxiety was almost completely gone. I went into my test feeling confident & passed the first time. I’m sure that had I not found & taken Anxiolift I would of certainly failed as my anxiety & nerves would of got in the way.
  • In day to day situations when I am really stressed I continue to take Anxiolift which substantially improves my quality of life.
  • I would recommend this product to anyone who suffers from anxiety like I do & to at least try it.
    It works well for me.

Early Signs of Heart Disease and Home Devices

Early Signs of Heart Disease And Monitoring At Home.

Recognising the early signs of heart disease will save your life. They include;

  • Swelling in your feet and lower legs. Swelling in feet and lower legs: What it may be telling you: Your heart isn’t working properly. Many diseases of the heart cause fluid to build up in your feet and lower legs. As the fluid builds up, you may see swelling, which can extend as far as the upper legs and groin. Medical name:
  • Early Signs Of Heart Disease
    Early Signs Of Heart Disease

    Edema (medical term for swelling)

  • Blue or purple color on your skin What it may be telling you: You have a blockage in a blood vessel.
  • Blue toe syndrome. When you’re extremely cold, your skin can turn blue (or purple). If an area of your skin is blue (or purple) when you’re warm, that’s can be a sign your blood isn’t getting enough oxygen. The patient in this photo has a condition known as blue toe syndrome, which happens when one or more blood vessels are blocked. Without treatment, the lack of oxygen can cause the skin and underlying tissue to eventually die. Medical name: Cyanosis (refers to the bluish color on the skin) Blue or purple net-like pattern on your skin. What it may be telling you: You have a blocked artery.
Early Signs Of Heart Disease
Early Signs Of Heart Disease
  • Blue net-like pattern on arm. Some people see this pattern on their skin when they feel chilly. When their skin warms up, this pattern disappears. It’s also possible to see this pattern when taking certain medications. If one of these is causing the netlike pattern, it’s usually nothing to worry about. This netlike pattern can also be a sign of a disease called cholesterol embolization syndrome, which occurs when small arteries become blocked. The blockage can lead to damaged tissues and organs, so it’s important to see a doctor to find out whether you have an undiagnosed disease. Medical name: Livedo reticularis (medical term for the net-like pattern)
    Yellowish-orange, waxy growths on your skin. What it may be telling you: You have unhealthy cholesterol levels.
  • Waxy growths on eyelids If you see yellowish-orange growths on your skin, you may have deposits of cholesterol under your skin. These painless deposits can appear in many areas, including the corners of your eyes, lines on your palms, or the backs of your lower legs. If you notice these growths on any area of your skin, see your doctor. You may need cholesterol testing or another medical test.
    Early Signs Of Heart Disease
    Early Signs Of Heart Disease

    Unhealthy cholesterol levels require treatment, which can prevent life-threatening heart disease. Getting your cholesterol levels under control may also help clear the growths on your skin. If the growths don’t clear, a board-certified dermatologist can treat them. Medical name: Xanthelasma (cholesterol deposits on the eyelids), Xanthoma (cholesterol deposit found elsewhere on the skin) Clusters of waxy bumps that suddenly appear on your skin. What it may be telling you: You have skyrocketing cholesterol levels or diabetes.

  • Eruptive xanthomatosis bumps can often look like pimples. The sudden appearance of these bumps can look like a rash, warts, or a contagious skin condition called molluscum contagiosum.
    Early Signs of Heart Disease
    Early Signs Of Heart Disease

    These bumps are actually fatty deposits of cholesterol caused by extremely high levels of triglycerides (type of cholesterol) in the blood. Treatment is essential to lower the triglycerides and treat any serious medical conditions, such as heart disease caused by the high cholesterol levels. Medical name: Eruptive xanthoma (refers to the sudden appearance of many fatty deposits of cholesterol)

  • Nails curve downward and the ends of your fingers are swollen. Clubbing causes nails to curve down
    What it may be telling you: You may have a heart infection, heart disease, or lung problem. For many people, these signs are harmless. That said, if your fingers and nails look like this, it’s best to find out if you may have a medical condition, such as lung disease or a heart problem. Medical name: Clubbing (term describes the downward turned nails and swollen fingers)
  • Red or purple lines under your nails. What it may be telling you: Most people who see these lines under their nails have injured the nail in some way. If you cannot remember injuring your nail, you may want to see your doctor. These lines can be a sign of heart disease or another condition. When it’s a sign of heart disease, people tend to have symptoms, such as high fever and a weak or irregular heartbeat. Medical name: Splinter hemorrhage (line often looks like a splinter stuck under the nail).
  • Smooth, waxy lumps on your skin. Nodules of systemic amyloidosis on fingers. What it may be telling you: You have protein deposits in your heart or another organ.
    Early Signs of Heart Desease
    Early Signs Of Heart Disease

    These waxy lumps can appear anywhere on the skin. They often indicate that there’s an abnormal buildup of protein in an organ, such as your heart. If protein builds up in the heart, it’s hard for the heart to work properly. Medical name: Nodules of systemic amyloidosis (“nodule” means lump and amyloidosis refers to the type of protein that has built up)

  • Painful lumps on toes are called Osler nodes. What it may be telling you: You have an infection in your heart or blood vessels. If you have a heart infection known as infective endocarditis, these painful lumps can develop in your fingers, toes, or both places. The lumps can last for a few hours to several days. While the lumps go away on their own, patients need treatment for the infection. Because this infection is caused by bacteria, antibiotics can often treat it. Sometimes, surgery is also necessary. Medical name: Osler nodes. A doctor named Osler discovered the connection between a patient having these lumps, which are now called Osler nodes, and a heart infection.
  • Brownish (or reddish) discoloration, usually on your sole(s) or palm(s)
    Brown discolorations on bottom of foot are Janeway lesions. What it may be telling you: You have an infection in your heart or blood vessel. The spots that developed on the bottom of this patient’s foot are also a sign of a heart infection called infective endocarditis. Unlike Osler nodules, these spots are painless. These spots will clear without treatment, usually in a few days or weeks. The infection requires treatment. Medical name: Janeway lesions, which are named after an American doctor, Theodore Caldwell Janeway.
    Non-itchy rash (flat spots with slightly raised edges) and fever. Erythema marginatum red rash. What it may be telling you: You have rheumatic fever.

Weight Scales

Weight scales are so smart these days they can be compatible with your cellphone with Bluetooth .The”RENPHO” App is easy to use, and can be downloaded for free from the Apple Store or Google Play and connect via Bluetooth 4.0 or above version., Google Pixel 2 & Pixel 2 XL with Android 8.1 are unable to connect to RENPHO app temporarily

Some of the more sophisticated scale can do a Smart Body Fat Analyzer uses Bio-electrical Impedance Analysis (BIA) technology and monitors 13 important body compositions for tracking health–Body Weight, Body Fat,Body Water, Skeletal Muscle ,Muscle Mass,Bone Mass, Protein ,BMI,BMR, Metabolic Age.

Please note that this function of the App is not designed for children

Early signs of heart disease
Early Signs Of Heart Disease

You can also maintain a records and share your weight lose with your friends. Creating an unlimited number of accounts for relatives and friends ,the app can be recorded unlimited users data ,Syncs with Samsung Health, Fitbit App, Apple Health & Google Fit through our a provided app. You Sharing your body composition analyses via Twitter,Facebook, Instagram.

Make sure that your feet are touching the 4 silver electrode areas on the surface! It is also recommended for any scale that you place it on a hard area.

Soft floors like carpets can trick the sensors underneath and give an inaccurate reading! Lastly, please always ensure that Bluetooth is running before opening the App and stepping onto the scale.

Scales should be FDA CERTIFIED FOR SAFETY: and provide a Guarantee with FDA/CE/FCC approved.

Usually AAA batteries are needed.

Heart Rate Monitors

Features should include;

Early Signs Of Heart Disease
Early Signs Of Heart Disease
  • BUILT-IN MEMORY: Perfect for sports and activities where a wrist unit would be difficult to use.
  • FIRMWARE: Firmware updates that enhance the functionality.
  • ENHANCED BATTERY LIFE: 400 hours of operation time on a user replaceable
  • COMFORTABLE FIT: Revised strap design provides the comfort and security needed when exercising.

Other Testing Devices

Many test can be done at home to monitor your health and heart disease.

One of the ones is Ketone testing with LIveFIT;

  • LIVEFIT Ketone Strips are the easiest way to measure ketosis when following the Bulletproof, Ketogenic, and Low-Carb Diets. Great for diabetes checking as well. For beginners, this should cover everything you need – there is no point in getting more complex blood strips so early on when you are still trying to understand the nuances of a ketogenic diet.
  • LIVEFIT Ketone Strips are very simple to use – hold the sticks in your urine stream for a few seconds, and within 40 seconds you should notice a color change in the strip (if you are in ketosis). The color of the stick is measured in red: light pink being low in ketone production and dark purple being high in ketone production.
  • LIVEFIT Ketone Strips measure the acetoacetate in your urine, which is an unused ketone by the body. As you get deeper into ketosis and your body adapts, your body will also become more optimized in ketone production.

Other testing devices and systems that you can buy for the home are;

  1. Blood sugar testing kits
  2. Blood Pressure monitoring device
  3. Blood and Alcohol Tests

Blood Pressure Meters

  • Measurement method: wrist electronic blood pressure monitor, step-down measurement / oscillometric method
  • Display screen: LCD liquid crystal digital display, the result shows high pressure / low pressure / pulse, large screen and large characters, and the reading is clear.
  • Blood pressure classification: WHO sphygmomanometer classification indicates the health status of blood pressure, which is convenient for users to accurately determine whether blood pressure is normal.
  • Intelligent pressurization: automatic pressurization and decompression, IHB arrhythmia detection
  • Advantages: One-button measurement, heart rate monitoring, comfortable cuff, large screen, large characters, intelligent pressure, accurate measurement, small and exquisite, easy to carry.
early signs of heart disease
Early Signs Of Heart Disease

The functions and specifications SHOULD include;

  • ADVANCED ACCURACY: high blood pressure monitor home with comfort wide range upper arm cuff, provides you the most accurate readings by the newest BP monitoring technology. Fits most arm sizes 22-42cm.
  • EXTRA LARGE & CLEAR DISPLAY: Large, bright back light screen display measurements in large digits and colored BP Level bar, super easy for you to read and compare blood pressure and heart rate.especially the old man,can easily use it at home,even in dark room.
  • PREMIUM CARRYING CASE:our automatic blood pressure machine include ac adapter and neatly in a well made hard handy bag, portable and lightweight for your to use in either travel or at home
  • EASY & QUICK OPERATION: one button push-to-start design, automatically measures your blood pressure quickly and quietly, two-user mode with 120 memory storage separately allows you and your family to track the readings with date & time stamp
  • ABNORMAL ALERTS: BP level bar shows how your reading compares to normal blood pressure measurements; irregular heartbeat detector alerts you if an irregular heartbeat is detected

PLEASE ENSURE THEY HAVE BEEN FDA  TESTED

Heart Rate Thumb Monitors.

Early Signs Of Heart Disease
Early Signs Of Heart Disease

They are;

  • AND RELIABLE – Accurately determine your SpO2 (blood oxygen saturation levels), pulse rate and pulse strength in 10 seconds and display it conveniently on a large digital LED display.
  • FULL SPO2 VALUE – The ONLY LED pulse oximeter that can read and display up to 100% for SpO2.
  • SPORT/HEALTH ENTHUSIASTS – For sports enthusiasts like mountain climbers, skiers, bikers or anyone interested in measuring their SpO2 and pulse rate. SpO2 and Pulse Rate now faces instead of away from the user for an easy read.
  • ACCOMODATES WIDE RANGE OF FINGER SIZES – Finger chamber with SMART Spring System. Works for ages 12 and above.
  • LOADED WITH ACCESSORIES – Include 2X AAA BATTERIES that will allow the pulse oximeter to be used right out of the box, a SILICON COVER to protect your pulse oximeter from dirt and physical damage and a LANYARD for convenience. Comes with 12 months WARRANTY and USA based technical phone support.

 

Review Of Online Medical Supplies Stores and Chemists.

medical supplies stores

Online medical supplies stores /Pharmacies and Chemists are becoming ever more popular these days.

March 2020 Ibis World Report stated Online Pharmaceutical Industry trends show only a 2.1% increase sales from 2012 to 2019. Significant changes across the wider pharmaceuticals sector have strongly affected the Online Pharmaceutical Sales industry’s performance over the past five years. The Pharmaceutical Industry is heavily regulated by the FDA.

However, since the world pandemic of the Corona Virus, sale for online pharmacies in Australia have increased exponentially.

Business Insider Australia in March 2020, suggested for those with chronic illness and the aged, call in for the prescription to be filled or do so online. If you or a loved one can’t pick it up, ask the pharmacy about home-delivery options.  Next, be sure to store your extra meds carefully, Jacobson(Professor of Health Sciences at University of Michigan) said.

In my regional town in Australia . Wizard Pharmacy have graciously given my family the extra services because one family member who has Downs needs to have his heart and diabetes medications as a life saving necessity.

At the time when Corona Virus restrictions came into our area we had at least 90 days supply in the cupboard. That will be the norm now. I can ring anytime or orders on line. The Chemist Assistant comes out to my car and drops the parcel on the passenger seat whilst at the same time keeping social distances regulations. I am a full time carer and keep a lot prescribed drugs in the home at all time. From now on all orders for medications will be done online.

Doctors, nurses, caregivers and health conscious people all enjoy shopping for their medical supplies stores online. For Eg:- Digital thermometers, used for taking an individual’s oral temperature are one of the most frequently sold medical devices.

There are many large businesses that sell medical supplies stores online. Ultimately, it is important to go with a company that best fits your own personal needs. You may decide to go with a company because of the particular products they offer.

If professional health care workers use online services then why aren’t we shopping online for family medical supplies and scripts?

When you shop for medical supplies offline, then the choices can become limited.

medical supplies stores
Medical Supplies Stores

However, when you plan to buy online, then there is no limit. There are literally over a million stores from where you can purchase your required products. The problem is that when you have so many choices in front of you, it becomes really hard to decide which store you should choose.

All of them claim to served our community and delivered quality products at competitive prices with exceptional customer satisfaction. Just as any other online store, when you purchase medical supplies online, you have to be careful, because you don’t want to end up giving your money to a low-class store.

You have to do your research before choosing an online company. For example, after you visit a site, you need to first answer this question: Can I trust this website? Then you need to check and see what security measures they have utilized to ensure that you pay safely.

You need to also evaluate and compare products and prices. Is one store more expensive than the other? If yes, then why? You need to also determine how much they will charge you for shipping the products. This will also add up to the initial product cost and you will be able to decide which website you should use, because some companies offer free shipping too.

Let’s accept it, everyone enjoys a good deal and there is cost-effective way to do just that.

However, while an understandable benefit may be simply receiving the products you need at a seriously competitive price, money-saving can also be challenging in buy online you might not always get what you think you’re paying for. With this in mind, let’s look at more of the benefits of going online to find the best supplies at the best prices.

Save Money

medical supplies stores
Medical Supplies Stores

While it isn’t always practical to cut back on expenses day to day costs a busy household, one basic part when you can cut back is medical supplies stores.

The good news is that there are some attractive deals to be had even from leading medical equipment online, and this is something you should take benefit of.

Many companies offering medical supplies online give you the option to buy wholesale, and buying in bulk can be a great way of receiving the products you need at a fraction of the cost. The following online services  can be seriously beneficial, exclusively if you go through a lot of disposable products like hand towels, gloves, cups, sponges, gauze, syringe tips and headrest covers.

Convenience

medical supplies stores
Medical Supplies Stores

While some reasonably like the concept of dealing face to face with a supplier or chemist, ordering from medical supplies stores on line means that you either have to take the phone and place an order during normal business hours; or wait in a long line at the chemist, and then spend times explaining usually to a new staff member complex medications protocol and administration. This happens often when a family member has a disability or chronic illness. Either way, the unfortunate fact is that this method is becoming obsolete and takes time out of your busy day.

Equally, when you purchase medical supplies from a trusted supplier online you can take time to browse through a digital catalogue and place an order at a time that suits you. Whether that’s on a weekend or when you have a spare time in between patients. It’s easy, appropriate, and doesn’t take a chunk of time specifically dedicated to attending the chemist.

Get everything at one single spot

medical supplies stores
Medical Supplies Stores

The list of a good medical supplies stores online supplier is often unmatched by a retailer. On a good dental website, you should be able to find a wide-range collection of products going from disposable products, composites, and anaesthetics through to dental hand pieces, surgical products, and so much more. Instead of having to order a variety of products from different vendors, you can get all your dental supplies online in one place, saving you a small fortune on shipping costs.

If your find out that the company has been run for 30 years online then its highly likely they are good suppliers. I will follow up with review later in this article.

Will often find that online family companies place rigorous emphasis on personal customer care and quality relationships with shoppers. This often means that customers get quick and helpful email responses, immediate access to customer care on the phone, quality product packaging, and speedy delivery. You may consider three Australian companies if you are looking for a family-owned medical supply web store that offers name brand home and medical care products with friendly and knowledgeable customer care, low prices, and fast shipping.

Chemist Direct was the first online pharmacy in Australia and draws from 40 years’ experience in the prescription drugs and medicine business. Based in Australia.

Pharmacy Online draws from 40 years’ experience. There is a large variety of products for home care offered online. Based in Australia.

For your convenience, here is a list of some of the best selling home care supplies;

  • Medical identification devices that provide your vital medical information in emergencies
  • Thermometers for adults and children
  • Breathalyzers
  • Penlights
  • Disposable gloves
  • Home care blood pressure monitors
  • Stethoscopes
  • Pulse oximeters
  • Scissors
  • Natural skin care products
  • Antibacterial soaps
  • Canes & crutches
  • Orthopedic pillows

Generally free shipping is offered for purchases over $100. You can also visit our the About Us page if you are interested in reading about our store philosophy, services, name brands, and the types of care products we offer.

Photos to showcase just a few of the products available at the respective website.

medical supplies stores
Medical Supplies Stores

All the following medical supplies stores for home care you can buy. Please read my article on what medical supplies to keep in your home for family needs.

Buying Medicines online needs to be done with caution. Up until 2 weeks ago all review for 3 Australian online chemist supplies mentioned had good reviews. Now I see some unhappy customers putting in complaints. But there is a warning on their web sites that deliveries will; be delayed during this time as the Corona Virus poses as a threat.

The Australian Government gives this warning;

How can I safely buy medicines online?

www.healthdirect.gov.au/buying-medicines-online

Follow these four steps:

  1. Talk to your doctor or pharmacist before buying medicines online.
  2. If you want to buy medicines online, buy them from a company based in Australia.
  3. Read Reviews on the companies by simply Googling their name.
  4. Investigate the company thoroughly.
  5. If you’re thinking of buying from overseas, check the Office of Drug Control’s list of drugs and ingredients that can’t be imported into Australia unless you have permission.
  6. Be wary of wild claims — if a therapeutic product or a deal sounds too good to be true, it probably is.

A final note: currently the pharmacies online in Australia are experiencing lengthy delays. Up until recently these companies had good reviews. The supply chain is interrupted or in some cases broken.

How To Take Away The Wheeze.

How to take away the wheeze.

How To Take Away The Wheeze.

Respiratory Equipment Used to Treat Respiratory Conditions at Home.   (Always Seek Medical Advice)

I have had exposure on how to take away the wheeze. I have been an asthmatic for 40 years.

I have had first hand experience using nebulisers and other devices at home and on the road. Always seek medical advice first.

How To Take Away the Wheeze
How To Take Away the Wheeze

There are a number of brands available (in Australia) that produce respirators and nebuliser for the treatment of lung conditions at home. Which one is right for you? You can work with your doctor or respiratory therapist to decide what features in a nebuliser you may want or need.

Although portable respiration therapy devices perform a similar function to the more sophisticated equipment available in healthcare facilities, these models are especially designed for use at home or while traveling. Some require a power outlet, while others use rechargeable batteries. These devices should only be used under the advice and supervision of a licensed healthcare professional. Important factors to consider include battery life (where applicable), flow rate, sterilization requirements, and ease of use. Along with the home first aid kit, a nebuliser is a must for chronic asthmatics.

These brands are available in Australia;

  • Able
  • Allersearch
  • MedeScan
  • Omron
  • Philips Respironics

These are available at these online suppliers. You may experience delay in your order being delivered;

(AMAZON.AU HAS A RANGE OF PORTABLE NEBULISERS CLICK ON THIS FOR THE FULL Amazon RANGE.)

Background

When nebulizers and inhalers were introduced to the world during the 1930s and 1950s, respectively, this was exactly the gift people with lung diseases, like asthma, yearned for since the beginning of time. This meant they now had an easy means of inhaling the medicine needed to control and treat their disease.

How To Take Away The Wheeze
How To Take Away the Wheeze

Nebulizers were invented first, and were certainly appreciated, but they were not made for mobile use.

So when inhalers were introduced, they quickly became the top choice for those who needed respiratory medicine. But even inhalers had their limitations. There are advantages and disadvantages of the preferable inhaler. We investigate the same for nebulizers.

How does the Nebuliser work?

In order to get relief from COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pathways Disorder), asthma, or any other respiratory ailment, getting medication into the lungs as quick as possible is the best way to expedite relief.

Rescue inhalers and MDIs (Metered Dose Inhalers) are ways to get medication into the lungs during an asthma attack, but some medications require the use of a nebulizer.

A nebulizer transforms liquid medication into a fine mist aerosol that is easily inhaled into the lungs through the use of a mouthpiece or mask. This does not require the inhalation coordination of an MDI.

All you need to do was breathe normally and medication is on its way to doing its job.

Advantages and Disadvantages.

The advantages of nebulizers:

  • Allows for immediate application of medicine to airways and ideal for asthma. The device allows for medicine to be absorbed as it is administered over a longer period of time. If the lungs are congested then the nebuliser is a more thorough method of drug administration. As the patient starts to breath normally more medicine is absorbed as the lungs clear. A puffer administers the medicine in a short sharp burst.
  • Relatively easy to use, and quite easy to coordinate (just breathe normal).
  • Easy to inhale the medicine, regardless of airflow limitation caused by flare-ups and end stages of COPD.
  • Nebulisers and air compressors last a long time for repeat application if well maintain. I have had my nebuliser longer than when the superseded model came on the market.
  • The Nebuliser is a good household investment particularly with children. Sometimes the equipment may only be used for a season and can be used for other family members if similar illness exist.

The disadvantage of nebulisers: 

  • Most air compressors require electric source.
  • Some nebuliser are loud and it disturbs the patient particularly if they are a child.
  • Most affordable nebulisers are not easily portable.
  • Nebulisers are expensive however the price is coming down over time. Usually over $100.
  • Nebuliser treatments generally take about 10-20 minutes, posing a challenge in today’s fast-paced society.
    For most folks who require respiratory medicine, inhalers work just great. For those who would benefit, nebulisers offer a viable alternative. If you think one or the other would benefit you, please consult your physician.

The Nebuliser Product Description.

The nebuliser is recommended for customers requiring a nebuliser therapy system for occasional use in the home.

What is normally included in the Nebuliser Pack;

  • The Nebuliser machine
  • Storage Bag
  • Adult and Child Mask
  • Mouth piece
  • Replacement filters
  • Tubing
  • Nebuliser Bowl
  • Easy to clean
  • Light weight
  • TGA Approved

Features:

  • Operates 240v power level
  • Thermal fuse for protection
  • Usually in an impact resistant case
  • Usually has a 2warranty

Technical Specifications:

• Particle size MMAD OF 1.5 microns
• Aerosol output – 0.35ml/min
• Dynamic airflow 5.1 Lpm
• Certificate of Suitability No.CS6487

How To Take Away the Wheeze
How To Take Away the Wheeze

Nebulising Time:
Nebulising time approx. 20 mins using 4-5ml of medication

Prior to using this product it is important you carefully read the instructions and keep them in a safe place for future reference.

Please check the star rating. Its should be 5 star. Different brands are available in different countries. Its best to shop around on line before you buy.

Conclusion

How to take away the wheeze – Breathing disorders, such as COPD or asthma, can be a major detriment when it comes to quality-of-life issues.

Treating these breathing ailments with medications is the main course of treatment. Being able to deliver aerosol medication directly into the lungs in an expedited fashion is the best way to manage these lung disorders.

Use of a nebulizer for aerosol medications allows for the efficient and easy delivery of these medications.

Whether you’re searching for the best nebulizer for babies or the best portable nebulizer for travel always check online at the above mentioned supplies for what is in stock.

 

OTHER SUPPLIES INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING:

 

 

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Basic Inhome Medical Supplies Pack

Inhome Medical Supplies

Basic Inhome Medical Supplies.

With the rising cost of health-care and limited facilities at local and regional hospitals, more pressure is put on families to provide care at home with medical supervision for chronic health condition a and illness.  Consequently, the range and complexity of medical devices being used outside formal health care institutions by diverse user populations are increasing. Basic inhome medical supplies packs can be made up by First Aid Kits and Chemist Shop Supplies.

Inhome Medical Supplies
Inhome Medical Supplies

Let’s start with the basics. What should be included basic inhome medical supplies?

Full List of Recommended Supplies by the American Red Cross 

Basic First Aid Kit (for Family of Four)

  • 2 absorbent compress dressings (5 x 9 inches)
  • 25 adhesive bandages (assorted sizes)
  • 1 adhesive cloth tape (10 yards x 1 inch)
  • 5 antibiotic ointment packets (approximately 1 gram)
  • 5 antiseptic wipe packets
  • 2 packets of aspirin (81 mg each)
  • 1 blanket (space blanket)
  • 1 breathing barrier (with one-way valve)
  • 1 instant cold compress
  • 2 pair of large, non-latex gloves
  • 2 hydrocortisone ointment packets (approximately 1 gram each)
  • Scissors
  • 1 roller bandage (3 inches wide)
  • 1 roller bandage (4 inches wide)
  • 5 sterile gauze pads (3 x 3 inches)
  • 5 sterile gauze pads (4 x 4 inches)
  • Oral thermometer (non-mercury/non-glass)
  • 2 triangular bandages
  • Tweezers
  • First aid instruction booklet
  • Flashlight or glow sticks

 Blister kit for hiking and camping

  • Molefoam
  • Moleskin
  • 2nd skin
  • Medical tape

For major wounds and fractures

  • SAM-splint: moldable foam splint
  • Emergency Trauma Dressing (ETD or ‘Israeli’ bandage or Ace wrap)
  • CAT or SOFTT Tourniquet
  • Wound packing gauze (Combat Gauze or Z-Pak dressing)
  • “Stop the Bleed” booklet

OTC medications to consider – especially for travel

  • Ibuprofen (Advil), 20+
  • Acetaminophen (Tylenol), 15+
  • Aspirin, 15+
  • Anti-histamine, x10 tablets and cream
  • Immodium/Loperamide, x10
  • Sudafed (or an equivalent), x10
  • Throat lozenges, 10+
  • Bismuth tabs, x20
  • Oral rehydration, x3
  • Cranberry extract, x10
  • Dramamine, x10
  • Stool softener (laxative), x15

Common Inhome Medical Supplies.

The most common types of medical device used in the home fall into the following categories;

  1. Medication administration items includes dosing cups for measuring medications in liquid form, such as cough medicine, and splitting devices for reducing the size and dosage of pills.
  2. First aid equipment includes thermometers (including oral, rectal, in-ear, and forehead), bandages, ace bandages, heating pads, and snakebite kits.
  3. Mobility aids (e.g., wheelchairs, walkers, canes, crutches) or sensory aids (e.g., glasses, hearing aids).
  4. Prosthetic devices (e.g., artificial arms or legs) or orthotic devices (e.g., leg braces, shoe inserts).
  5. Durable medical equipment includes environmental devices, such as specialized beds, person-lifting and transferring equipment, and toileting aids.

Suggested Citation:”8 Medical Devices in Home Health Care–Molly Follette Story.” National Research Council. 2010. The Role of Human Factors in Home Health Care: Workshop Summary. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/12927.

In more recent times, the categories of equipment and inhome medical supplies has grown to include;

  1. Medication Administration Equipment—devices used to administer medications in tablet, liquid, or aerosol form.
  2. Test Kits—kits used for measuring the presence of various chemicals in blood or urine.
  3. First Aid Equipment—equipment used to care for injuries or temporary conditions.
  4. Assistive Technology—devices used to enhance personal capabilities, such as sensory abilities or mobility.
  5. Durable Medical Equipment—includes medical devices used to support performance of basic activities of daily living, such as beds, lifts, and toileting equipment.
  6. Meters/Monitors—includes a wide range of devices for determining health status or managing disease conditions, either one time or on an ongoing, intermittent basis.
  7. Treatment Equipment—equipment used to administer various medical therapies.
  8. Respiratory Equipment—equipment used to treat respiratory conditions.
  9. Feeding Equipment—devices used for feeding.
  10. Voiding Equipment—devices used for releasing urine or feces from the body.
  11. Infant Care—includes machines used to monitor and treat infants.
  12. Telehealth Equipment—equipment used to collect data in the home environment and transmit the data to a remote monitoring site.

The ability to source these supplies has become important for the safety and maintenance of good health for patients at home. I have covered the best first aid kits on amazon HERE. More information on the above-menioned items will be added by the end of March 2020. For a minor ailment to a more serious injury, a first aid kit is a must in every home (vehicles too!).

It can help reduce the risk of infection or the severity of an injury. First aid kits typically include a variety of supplies that will help treat cuts, scrapes and injuries, including sprains and burns. You can easily buy a prepared kit online or prepare your own. Learn what common supplies should be in a first aid kit and tips to keep your family safe both in your home and on the road.

 

 

First Aid Kits On Amazon Under $100

First Aid KIt

First aid is the provision of care to the ill and injured to preserve life until definitive medical care can be delivered. So, when it gets right down to it all of first aid is dealing with the immediate emergency.

The purpose of providing First Aid is to;

  1. Ensure your own safety. Never go into the water to save a drowning person. If the shooting is still going on make sure you are under cover. You cannot help anyone if you are killed. Likewise, becoming a second casualty makes the saving of both of you twice as hard.
  2. Clear Airways.  Most people who die quickly do so for lack of a patent airway. If the patient is chemically impaired and breathing turn them on their side so secretions can flow from their mouth. Likewise for people who just suffered a seizure. There is NO NEED to pry a seizure victims’ mouth open with a spoon or your fingers. Wait until the seizure passes and turn them on their side. Don’t get your finger bitten off. Refer to point 1 above!
  3. Breathing and CPR. If the patient is not breathing refer to point 2 above. Many times it is because their airway is occluded with their tongue. Thrusting their jaw forward with gentle pressure is typically enough to open them again. Current CPR standards don’t really support rescue breathing all that much anymore. It’s has come down to compression only CPR. If the airway is occluded due to choking you will need to remove the foreign material using the Heimlich maneuver or removing it from their mouth if you can see it.
  4. Circulation. You have to know where to check a pulse and I recommend the carotid artery because it’s right where you will be checking the airway anyway at neck. No pulse? It’s CPR time. Compress the sternum 1.5–2 inches at a rate that matches the timeless Bee Gees song “Staying Alive”. If there is an AED…. Retrieve it. Read the instructions and hopefully a “shock” will be indicated. Out of hospital full arrests survive only about 10% of the time. Remember…. They are already technically dead so you cannot hurt them. Do what you have to do.
  5. Disability. Bleeding is controlled by direct pressure. If it’s oozing a little pressure will do. If it’s spurting? More pressure will be required. Use anything clean and preferably cloth-like to put over open wounds and apply enough pressure to stop the bleeding. Forget tourniquets. I’ve never had to use one even with amputations. If a limb really hurts… it may be broken. Try to immobilize it any way feasible. Securing to the body works really well actually. Use strips of cloth to do so. If you have anything rigid use it. I’ve even seen a rolled up magazine used to immobilize a wrist fracture. It worked very well. Just don’t strap in a possibly fractured limb too tightly.
  6. Comfort. If all else fails… be nice. Reassurance is the best medicine of all. There is a LOT of fear involved in these events. Check your own pulse. Be calm and exude that calm. That is the very best and most rare thing in any emergency.

None of this is in any way a substitute for a real first aid class. There are never enough trained first responders. Become one and really make a difference. Saving a life will transform your own.

First Aid Kits on Amazon Under $100

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Fight Symptoms of Sinus Infections

Symptoms of Sinus Infection

Fight Symptoms of Sinus Infections With Superior Vitamins

Acute sinusitis and symptoms of sinus infection can be triggered by a cold or allergies and may resolve on its own.

Chronic sinusitis lasts up to eight weeks and may be caused by an infection or growths.

It is important to seek medical advice should symptoms continue.

Attendance at your job with a sinus infection and fever is not recommended. 

The symptoms of sinus infection may be a sign of something more contagious, as it isn’t very common with a sinus infection alone. 

If you’re suffering from a fever, stay home to recover and seek medical advice.

 

signs of sinus infection
signs of sinus infection

Picture of the Sinuses include;

  • Your cheekbones hold your maxillary sinuses (the largest).
  • The low-center of your forehead is where your frontal sinuses are located.
  • Between your eyes are your ethmoid sinuses.
  • In bones behind your nose are your sphenoid sinuses.

The paranasal sinuses are air-filled extensions of the respiratory part of the nasal cavity. There are four paired sinuses, named according to the bone in which they are located; maxillary, frontal, sphenoid and ethmoid. The function of the sinuses is not clear. It is thought that they may contribute to the  humidifying  of the inspired air.

Symptoms of Sinus Infections include;

  • Blocked nose, causing discomfort
  • Thick nasal discharge
  • General irritation of nasal breathing
  • Headache pain (the expressions “pressure migraine” or “stuffy head” might be utilized)
  • The ears may likewise feel blocked, and might be painful , or hearing might be contorted
  • Fatigue
  • Post-nasal drip.
  • Cough
  • Nasal discharge may smell. generally yellow-green in color
  • Toothache
  • Fever or chill may occur
  • Numerous individuals who are influenced by sinusitis likewise experience asthma

Causes

The sinuses and nasal entries are air-filled and contain light bodily fluid, which is created by the body to trap breathed in particles and dust. The bodily fluid is pushed out through little openings that fill in as waste entries to the rear of the nose and throat. The bodily fluid is then swallowed.

Anything that causes the mucous films covering the sinuses to expand may prompt disease by inhibiting the body’s way of emptying particles and dust from the body.

For instance, one basic reason for sinusitis is an upper respiratory tract contamination, for example, the basic virus. The sinusitis might be because of the cool air, or might be an auxiliary bacterial contamination that creates as an outcome of the trapped particle or bacteria. Thin seepage entries from the sinuses, a digressed septum and polyps or tumors can likewise deter waste from the sinuses.

Nasal blockage because of different variables (for example sensitivity) likewise expands vulnerability to bacterial sinus contamination.

Aggravation of the sinuses likewise causes an increase in nasal discharge. For instance, a few people experience sinusitis as an outcome of being around smoke, dust parasites or other breathed in aggravations.

Different variables that may add to sinusitis include fever, food sensitivity, and dental hygiene.

Diet and way of life – Reduce Symptoms of Sinus Infection

Sinus infections can be painful and if pain persists professional medical advice should be sought.

Improved waste and brisk control of any disease present are the fundamental points of treatment. To help channel bodily fluid a course of salt-water nasal drops or shower might be valuable.

The utilization of a humidifier is prescribed for a thin nasal discharge and cough. On the other hand, fill your bathroom sink with heated water, and afterward take in the steam while leaning over the sink with a towel over your head to shield the steam from getting away. Be mindful so as not to put your face into or near hot water

Eat heaps of plant based products, especially that boost nutrient C and bioflavonoids, for example, citrus, capsicum and pineapple. Simultaneously, it is recommended patients with sinusitis keep away from dairy nourishment as they accept they increment the body’s bodily fluid creation.

Drink lots of fluids – filtered water, vegetable and natural product juices, soups and home grown teas.

Tobacco smoke and other breathed in aggravations may add to sinus issues. Smokers ought to consider taking a nutrient C supplement to diminish the impacts of the smoke on the resistant framework.

Anti-toxins are regularly endorsed for bacterial sinus diseases, however may upset the well disposed microorganisms that live in the gut. Taking a probiotic supplement containing Lactobacillus reuteri serves to rebalance the gastrointestinal greenery after anti-infection use.

Rest in an all around ventilated room that is spotless and liberated from potential allergens, for example, pet hair, dust bugs, quills and shape. Uncommon low-sensitivity bedding and cleaning items may should be utilized.

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Bio C® 1000

Symptoms of Sinus Infection
Treat Symptoms of Sinus Infection

 

2 products / 124 tablets
One-off purchase $43.98

Blackmores Bio C® 1000 is buffered with mineral ascorbates making it gentler on the stomach compared to ascorbic acid alone and contains rose-hips and acerola which are sources of vitamin C.

A high potency one-a-day dose of vitamin C to help reduce the severity and duration of common cold symptoms.

Cod Liver Oil 1000mg

Treat Symptoms of Sinus Infection
Treat Symptoms of Sinus Infection

 

1 product / 80 capsules
One-off purchase$18.99

  • Supports healthy immune system function
  • Supports healthy mucous membranes of respiratory tract and digestive system
  • Supports skin health

 

 

Echinacea ACE + Zinc

Treat Symptoms of Sinus Infection
Treat Symptoms of Sinus Infection

1 product / 60 tablets
One-off purchase$27.49

  • A combination formula with echinacea, vitamin A, C, E & zinc
  • Supports healthy immune system function
  • Reduces the severity and duration of common cold symptoms
  • To relieve tiredness and help you recover from illness why not try Blackmores Immune + Recovery

 

 

Immune + Recovery

 

Treat Symptoms of Sinus Infection
Treat Symptoms of Sinus Infection

1 product / 30 tablets
One-off purchase$14.99

  • Supports immune system to fight illness
  • Relieves tiredness & assists in the recovery from illness
  • Echinacea is traditionally used in western herbal medicine to help reduce the occurrence of the common cold

 

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Important Warning (Symptoms of Sinus Infection)

See your medicinal services proficient if the condition is related with serious torment or rotten bodily fluid – you may have a fundamental disease.

It is likewise critical to talk with your social insurance proficient if side effects continue for longer than seven days, or repeat every now and again.

What Is Nutritional Value With Blackmores.

What is Nutritional Value

What is Nutritional Value with Blackmores?

On February the 6th 2020 the Financial Review  reported;

We are seeing an increase in demand for immunity products and vitamins online across many of our Asian markets,” a Blackmore’s spokesman said. “In Australia, the decline in tourists from China has impacted sales”. Online trading remains strong.

It comes as new Blackmore’s chief executive Alastair Symington continues to make a raft of executive changes as he puts his stamp on the group. Blackmores’ director of portfolio strategy, Aaron Canning, who was replaced as a chief financial officer in December and shifted to the new role, is leaving the company. BKL – Blackmores – shares trading at $64.66 and will be affected by the decrease in the All Ord Index.

What Is Nutritional Value
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Background – What is Nutritional Value?

Blackmores was established by visionary naturopath Maurice Blackmore in 1932. It is a publicly listed company on the Australian stock exchange. It has stood the test of time.

The business has been a driving force in the wellbeing movement in Australia by advocating innovative products and information to help improve individuals’ lives each day. Proof based scope of brands incorporates Blackmores – (2019 Annual Report)

  • BioCeuticals- Australia’s No 1 Brand.
  • Impromy – A pharmacy based executives program created in joint effort with CSIRO.
  • Fusion Health.
  • Oriental Botanicals – Australia’s driving suppliers of Chinese natural medication.
  • IsoWhey weight management system and products
  • Pure Animal Wellbeing – regular wellbeing items for pets.

The Blackmores Institute is the research and development arm of Blackmores, built up with a dream to improve and advance the quality, utilization  and characteristic of medication.

At the Blackmores Group they do not skimp on quality with vitamins online. The company continually sets its sights on the wellbeing and security of the customers at the heart of the daily business. The company benchmarks its product internationally to help stay as a leader in its field of expertise.

Knowing that you can’t have healthy individuals without a healthy planet, the company is unequivocally dedicated to applying environmentally acceptable policies and procedures.

The Blackmores Group head office is situated on Sydney’s Northern Beaches with a regional office in situated in Singapore.

Vitamins Online
Vitamins Online

The company’s Values are;

  1. Passion for Natural Health
  2. Integrity
  3. Respect
  4. Leadership
  5. Social Responsibility

The companies four strategic priorities are;

  1. Consumer Connectedness
  2. Innovation & Expertise
  3. Global Advantage
  4. People & Performance

Financial Stability

As at 31st October 2019, the company posted a profit of $55 Million, $610 Million in Revenue and produced 4.8 billion tablets and caplets from 142 different products for the 2018/2019 Tax period..

The company’s key achievements in the financial year ending 2019 are (Source: Blackmores Annual Report 2019);

  • Blackmores is the #1 vitamin and supplement brand in Australia,Malaysia, Thailand and Singapore.
  • Blackmores voted most trusted vitamin and supplement brand in Australia (11 years running),
    Malaysia (7 years running) and Singapore (5 years running).
  • Compared to last year, 250,000 more people are buying Blackmores in Australia.
  • ‘Begin Better Every Day’ regional consumer marketing campaign rolled out across Asia markets.
  • FX Medicine Podcasts downloaded 1.6 million times in 133 countries, leading conversations
    about the latest in evidence-based and functional medicine.
  • 70,000 consumer and practitioner health enquiries responded to by our Advisory and
    Technical Services teams.
  • 29.5 million social connections with motivated, health conscious Australians to #BeAWellbeing.
  • Artificial intelligence used to personalise send times for digital communications, so individuals receive
    emails when they are most likely to open them.
  • Key sporting events sponsored in Australia and Asia including the Blackmores Sydney Running Festival,
    Fusion Health Byron Bay Lighthouse Run, Run for a Reason WA, and Run & Move Thailand.
  • Pure Animal Well-being digital footprint strengthened with 280,000 new website visitors.

 

Research and Development

The company has an unfaltering duty to Research and Development. The Blackmores Institute is without competitors in the business. With an emphasis on research and training, the Institute’s group of scientists, academics, medicinal services experts and instructors offers commonsense, social commitment and training. This separates the company from its rivals. It allows the company to better connect with governments and academic establishments. What’s more, it fortifies the company as a pioneer for the wellbeing of every Australian.

In 2020 the company will commence the procurement of our its own manufacturing office in Braeside, Victoria. It will give the company more prominent command over its products and will essentially upgrade innovative work arrangements. It will likewise furnish us with more security over the manufacturing process.

Customer Focus

The company was increasing China business through increased engagement with the cross border e-commerce platforms and establishing stronger connections with our customers in China.  With the outbreak of the virus in 2020 I do believe the company will be rethinking its strategies towards customer focus.

The Chinese strategy was delivering higher margins than sales to customers through domestic Australian retailers. While some companies fear regulatory change both in Australia and abroad, Blackmores approach is to embrace it. Time will tell how this will continue in the near future.

Environmentally Friendly Company (As per Annual report 2019)

  • The company completed a 2°C Scenario Workshop to inform its employees of a  climate change risk assessment.
  • Published ‘Sustainable Nutrition’, a Blackmores Institute scientific literature review to understand the impact of
    climate change on what is nutritional value and natural medicine.
  •  Adopted a Clean Energy Strategy to increase the use of renewable energy and reduce the intensity of our
    emissions by 20% by 2030.
  • Implemented an Environmental Management System modeled on ISO 14001 standard to facilitate continuously
    improvement in environmental management throughout our facilities and operations.
  • 71% waste diverted from low-value landfill and recovered for recycling and reuse.
  • Featured the Australasian Recycling Label on 16 products.
  • Returned more than 18,000 Blackmore’s glass bottles in Thailand through the B For Earth initiative for recycling.
  • Reused 5,000 bottles for hydroponic planting vessels for edible vegetables used in school education and donated the money raised through recycling to an orphanage supporting the nutrition and welfare of young girls.
  • Commissioned a life-cycle assessment of Blackmores’ two most significant packaging formats to better understand the environmental footprint of our products.

What is Nutritional Value? – Conclusion

Vitamins online with Blackmores has stood the test of time and provide its customers with a commitment to wellness for every individual purchasing nits products. The company is a committed Australian company and gives back to the community by various initiatives and eco-friendly procedures. The companies commitment to long term R&D is commendable and shows its commitment to providing quality products.

The company is now moving onto a new era with the Corona Virus outbreak. Company announcements will be reported on this website.

On February the 6th 2020 the Financial Review  reported;

We are seeing an increase in demand for immunity products across many of our Asian markets,” a Blackmore’s spokesman said. “In Australia, the decline in tourists from China has impacted sales”.

It comes as new Blackmores chief executive Alastair Symington continues to make a raft of executive changes as he puts his stamp on the group.

Blackmores’ director of portfolio strategy, Aaron Canning, who was replaced as chief financial officer in December and shifted to the new role, is leaving the company. An internal announcement on the exit was made a day ago.

BKL – Blackmores – shares trading at $64.66.