The Sunshine Vitamin

Vitamin D is a fat-soluble vitamin that our bodies produce in abundance in many parts of the world, however due to the UK's northern latitude and limited sunshine, deficiency is a common problem faced by many. Also known as ergocalciferol and cholecalciferol, this vitamin is produced in the skin when exposed to sunlight and is… Continue reading The Sunshine Vitamin

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You Can Move Mountains – Other Benefits

"You must go on adventures to find out where you truly belong" Goatfell, Isle of Arran (874m) In my previous post I explained a handful of physical benefits that can be gained from lacing up your walking boots and heading for the hills, including stronger bones, a boosted immune system and preventing conditions such as… Continue reading You Can Move Mountains – Other Benefits