Seaweed for the summer!

If you haven’t already, you should definitely start eating seaweed for the summer The many health benefits of seaweed are making it clear that seaweed for the summer is a great idea, but what exactly are the benefits it can have on your health and wellbeing? Seaweed...

The benefits of algae are making magic in many industries

Growing interest in the benefits of algae shows just how useful the sea plant is becoming Algae is everywhere in the sea, and could potentially be a colossal resource for many different possibilities. The benefits of algae are becoming increasingly evident as research...

Seaweed in beef makes for healthier and eco-friendly meat

Feeding seaweed to cattle can lead to healthier meat thanks to the seaweed in beef Missouri-based farmer and Animal Sciences professor David Newman has noticed a change in his two hundred Berkshire sows. Recently, they’ve all gotten a lot healthier. The reason? It’s...

Finding a vegan protein source: the top 10 ingredients you should be eating

Protein should be part of every diet, including vegan. But what is the best vegan protein source available? Although we all know protein appears in fish, meat and eggs, finding a delicious vegan protein source is a lot easier than you might think. Protein is key for...

The history of seaweed tells the tale of when seaweed saved the crew of the Grimsby trawler

The history of seaweed is long and fascinating, even telling us how it has saved lives In this miraculously odd episode from the history of seaweed, a small clump of seaweed saved the lives of the Lord Darling trawler and her crew. The Lord Darling was originally...

Seaweed for weight loss — is it possible?

Queensland student Jessica Pahl has received a $45,000 grant for ground-breaking research into whether we should be using seaweed for weight loss It’s no secret that seaweed is a superfood, but now there’s growing evidence to suggest we should be using seaweed for...

Seaweed therapy saves mother and child’s lives — watch the incredible video

Sarah Corker from BBC News reported on the amazing use of seaweed therapy… Seaweed therapy was used to save the life of Rapeewan Parcell and her new-born daughter after serious complications during the birth. Follow the link below and watch the full report:...

Sea kelp and seaweed, what’s the difference?

Sea kelp and seaweed are both commonly used terms to describe sea plants, but what is the difference between the two? Sea kelp is a popular sea plant which boasts a number of health benefits and a high nutritional value, just like seaweed. But kelp and seaweed are not...

Seaweed capsules: why should you be taking them?

Seaweed capsules are becoming more and more popular, but what can they do for you? Seaweed capsules are a great addition to your daily routine. They are easy to take and can benefit your overall health. But what exactly can seaweed capsules do to improve your health,...

The benefits of dulse can improve your health in many ways

The benefits of dulse are numerous, but what’s the easiest way to get seaweed benefits into your diet? The benefits of dulse have taken the health and nutrition world by storm. Dulse is a form of red algae which is rich in nutrients. It’s become more and more popular...

Iodine deficiency and how seaweed can help

Iodine deficiency is more common than you might think, but seaweed holds the answer… Iodine deficiency is a major issue in the UK. The naturally occurring element iodine is essential for normal thyroid function. It is a micro-nutrient found in many foods such as...

Seaweed traceability in I Love Seaweed ingredients: 5 steps from shore to store!

I Love Seaweed values seaweed traceability and sustainability. Find out how these capsules make it from pristine Scottish seas to the Pharma Nord online store Seaweed traceability is key to knowing the quality of the product you’re getting, and with over 10,000...

Seaweed is a superfood… and everybody knows it!

More and more people are realising that seaweed is a superfood – and with good reason! In the last few months, people have been catching on and seeing that seaweed is a superfood. In fact, it’s one of the best superfoods around. Doctor Seaweed® investigates… Recent...

Seaweed is one of 2017’s biggest health food trends

Seaweed is one of 2017’s biggest health food trends – and now there’s even more proof Symrise has revealed the biggest health food trends of the coming year, and unsurprisingly seaweed makes an appearance Symrise has looked into different health trends, food habits,...

Ways to get healthy from seafood to hot springs: what can we learn from Japan?

We’re always looking for new ways to get healthy, and one way is to look for inspiration in other places and other cultures. Japan is a country which encourages healthy living, so what can we learn from them about different ways to get healthy? The population of Japan...

Ancient superfood: oldest plant on Earth discovered, and it’s algae!

Ancient Superfood: New fossils suggest the origin of plants may go back hundreds of millions of years earlier than was previously thought. These fossils mean that ancient superfoods like seaweed might have been around for a very, VERY long time indeed. Doctor Seaweed...

Incorporating Seaweed into your everyday diet

Seaweed has recently gain the title of a trendy superfood but it has been around for thousands of years. Most well known in Asian diets but it getting more and more popular around the world in its many different forms. There are over 10,000 different species of...

Seaweed really is a superfood

Channel 4’s Superfoods program examined Seaweed and highlighted how good it actually is for us all. The program featuring Seaweed & Co. focussed on just two of the benefits seaweed can offer, weight management and reducing fat absorption. During the program the...

The Benefits of Seaweed

We are all looking to start 2017 with a boost to our health. The benefit of seaweed is being seen all around the world from seaweed spaghetti in the UK, to seaweed featuring on the menu in South Africa, and algae on the supermarket shelves in india. Weight management...