World Ayurveda Day
28 November 2023
What is Ayurveda? Ayurveda is considered by many to be one of the oldest healing sciences and originated in India more than 5000 years ago. Ayurveda maintains that all life must be supported by energy in balance and places great emphasis on prevention of ill health.
Bee Immune with BeeVital!
23 October 2023
As the autumn evenings draw in and we start to feel a crisp chill in the air, we also know that winter is approaching, with its share of coughs, colds and other viruses.
Nature’s Laboratory Eco Commitment
20 July 2023
Last month on June 5th, we celebrated World Environment Day. The theme for the day focussed on solutions to plastic pollution under the campaign #BeatPlasticPollution. The world is being inundated by plastic. More than 400 million tonnes of plastic is produced every year, half of which is designed to be used only once.
Enterprise Works - in Thessaloniki
01 June 2023
I am James Fearnley the CEO of Natures Laboratory. We research and manufacture natural medicines in Whitby North Yorkshire. This last week I found myself on a visit with Enterprise Works (University of York) to Thessaloniki in Greece, not far from the birthplace of Aristotle, perhaps the most important philosopher in history.
Learning from the Bees Conference
02 May 2023
Earlier this month on 3rd and 4th April, James Fearnley, CEO of Nature’s Laboratory, attended the Learning from the Bees Conference, organised by The Natural Beekeeping Trust, at Sheepdrove Organic Farm and Conference Centre, Hungerford. 150 people gathered for this 3rd conference to learn from the bees, as the organisers explained; “in a spirit of reflection, celebration and inquiry as we acknowledge the honeybee’s place in this world as a creature worthy of respect and protection.”
A Visit from an Old Friend - Prof. John Igoli, Vice Chancellor of Pen Resource University, Nigeria
23 March 2023
One very good friend of BeeVital over the years has been Professor John Igoli. We first got to know John when he was working with our long-time colleague Dr Dave Watson at the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow. John had come from Nigeria to do post-doctoral research there. He found out about propolis soon after he joined and quickly developed a passion for propolis research.
International Women's Day
08 March 2023
We are celebrating International Women’s Day today, the 8th March 2023! On this day we usually discuss the contributions and sacrifices made by all the wonderful women out there to make this world a better place.
International Day of Women and Girls in Science
10 February 2023
As part of celebrating the International Day of Women & Girls in Science 11th February 2023 we would like to shine a light on Dr. Bhagyashree Kamble.
Nature’s Laboratory Works with The Dispensary & Helps Celebrate 10 Years of Supporting Health in our Community
08 December 2022
The Dispensary health shop came into life at 6 Hunter Street, Whitby, in a tiny ground floor room, with a community library on the first floor. Our major impulses were to help people take back responsibility for their own health and to build community.
Nature’s Laboratory starts work on £180k Propolis Research Project funded by Innovate UK
16 November 2022
This propolis research project which was reported in local and national media earlier this year has embarked on its journey with the appointment of a Knowledge Transfer Partnership Associate (KTP-Associate) in November 2022.