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Health & wellbeing: what services do our Health Practitioners offer?

January 17, 2018 at 4:42 PM

Health and wellbeing is an essential part of the service we provide here at Commonsense! We sell a range of natural health & beauty products and have experienced Health Practitioners on hand at each of…

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Top Tips for Hay Fever Relief

January 17, 2018 at 4:42 PM

Spring is here! Sunshine, daffodils, lambs, and a welcome respite from the cold… what’s not to love?  Well, for those who suffer from seasonal hay fever, the start of spring…

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Salicylate intolerance: the basics

January 17, 2018 at 4:41 PM

Both natural and synthetic salicylates can cause health problems.   In high doses salicylates are harmful to everyone and overdose can be potentially life threatening.

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Going Vegan with Commonsense

January 17, 2018 at 4:41 PM

At Commonsense, we know it can feel a little daunting to step into the world of veganism.

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Psyllium - A Gentle, Natural Laxative

January 17, 2018 at 4:41 PM

What is Psyllium?Psyllium husk is the powdered seed of the plant Plantago psyllium.   It has been used traditionally in Chinese, Western and Ayurvedic medicine.

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Are Oats Gluten Free?

January 17, 2018 at 4:41 PM

Oats: contaminated by gluten or just straight glutinous? We did the research so you don’t have to: here’s the low down on why your oats aren’t truly gluten free.

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No Sugar-Coating: My Real-Life 'I Quit Sugar' Diary

January 17, 2018 at 4:40 PM

I was brought up on sugar. My bones are made from Angel Delight and hokey pokey. My veins are filled with plum crumble and raspberry liquorice sticks.

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3 Easy Ideas for a Vegan Summer

December 17, 2016 at 4:43 PM

Here at Commonsense, we cater for a range of dietary requirements such as gluten free, dairy free, paleo and vegan.

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