Shannon Barnes

Woman practising mindfulness 07/04/2022
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Stress Busters You Can Try This Stress Awareness Month

Stress is now recognised as one of the great public health challenges of our time, but the impact of stress on our overall health and wellbeing is often overlooked. Did you know, that in addition to contributing to mental health problems like anxiety and depression, stress is also linked to a number of physical health problems – including heart problems, sleep troubles, and problems with the immune and digestive systems? Signs of Stress Long term stress is linked to many physical symptoms.  These physical symptoms of stress can include: Tiredness... Read More

sleep 08/03/2022

10 Steps To A Good Night’s Sleep

As we approach World Sleep Day, you may be asking, why is sleep important? In this blog we are going to have a look at why sleep matters, how sleep affects mental health and some easy steps we can take to help us all sleep better. For some people, there is a perception that not needing to sleep indicates that we are strong, successful, and dealing with stress. There are blogs which actively encourage people to spend less time in bed, and more time living.  However, this approach could lead... Read More

heart health 16/02/2022

5 Ways To Support Heart Health

Building a healthy heart is a process, made up of many different building blocks. In this blog, we will look at 5 key building blocks that you can put in place to improve your heart health. Starting with making sure you have a heart healthy diet.

Women in Science 08/02/2022

Natures Aid Women In Science

February 11th is International Day of Women and Girls in Science. In recognition, we wanted to dedicate a little time to the amazing women working in science in our very own Natures Aid laboratory.

products of the year part 2 22/12/2021

Products of the Year 2021: Part 2

As we wrap up 2021 for Christmas, welcome to Part 2 of our Products of the Year – an in depth look at some of the most innovative, best-selling Natures Aid products of 2021. Immune Effervescent Since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic, we have all seen a huge increase in demand for immunity products, and with the ‘super cold’ running rife and on-going spectre of Covid-19, many of us are still looking for natural ways to support our immune system.  Natures Aid New Immune Effervescent tablets offer a quick... Read More

Helping Them Thrive Across The UK

With the health of the nation high on the agenda, a network of community baby banks, that spans the UK, has received a donation from Nature’s Aid, ensuring little ones have access to Vitamin D to support the development of healthy bones and teeth and to support a healthy immune function. Abbernecesities, Little Village and Baby Basics form a network of national baby banks that rely on volunteers and donations to support new mothers and families who are struggling to meet the financial and practical burden of looking after a new baby. In 2019... Read More


Here Comes the Choo Choo Pain

2020 has certainly been a strange year. A pandemic, an unprecedented lockdown, and a huge disruption to our way of life. This has been a very challenging time, which has made some already stressful experiences seem even more difficult. This is not surprising, isolation from others can make us feel so much more alone, and feeds into our belief that we are the only one struggling, which can really increase feelings of stress.  FEEDING TIME STRESS:  One thing we are certainly aware of is how difficult it is to feel... Read More