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Price change on products containing whey and creatine monohydrate
Dis-Chem would like to inform customers about a price change across all products that contain whey protein and creatine monohydrate   Due to various global factors, the price changes will come into effect in December 2021. Why is this happening? Multiple global and local factors have converged that have... Read more
Eat with ease thanks to ‘free-from’ foods
Food intolerances have become more common in recent years, which has fuelled a growing range of ‘free-from’ health foods. A food intolerance generally refers to an adverse reaction to food caused by an inability or difficulty in digesting or metabolising a particular food or ingredient, rather than an immune... Read more
[RECIPES] Summer-time smoothie bowl sensations
Nothing screams summer like fresh, bright, cool and creamy smoothie bowls for breakfast! Colourful, fresh produce not only looks enticing but also tastes great and is packed full of nutrients like vitamins, antioxidants and enzymes. Freezing some of your fruit ingredients also helps to create the thick consistency you... Read more
5 reasons to choose plant milk
Plant milk has become a top-selling product in the plant-based food sector but it’s not just the rising prevalence of lactose intolerance that is driving the trend. People choose plant milks over cow’s milk for various reasons, whether it is for their nutritional value, animal welfare, lower environmental impact,... Read more
[RECIPE] Hemp Berry Smoothie
Plant protein, nutrients and fibre, all packed into one convenient recipe. What more do you need to fuel your day. Hemp seeds are nutrient-packed powerhouses. They contain minerals such as zinc, magnesium, manganese and iron, as well as vitamin E and B-vitamins. You’ll also get a healthful dose of... Read more
Discover the world of protein options
A good protein supplement is a mainstay in every nutrition plan, whether your aim is to build a better body, lose weight or enhance your recovery. A visit to your nearest Dis-Chem Pharmacy or the online store will reveal an impressive range of protein supplements. Each product contains a... Read more
USN releases vegan-friendly RTD
Convenience and vegan diets are not generally synonymous concepts but USN is changing that dynamic with its latest supplement innovation. USN has created a tasty ready-to-drink (RTD) vegan shake that can fit into your lifestyle and help you reach your goals. The new USN Trust Vegan Protein Drink provides... Read more
[Recipe] Cheat your cheat chocolate plant protein smoothie
Make your favourite indulgent cheat more waistline-friendly with a few smart ingredient swaps. This plant-based high-protein recipe offers all the rich flavours of a traditional chocolate smoothie but better-for-you ingredients. Ingredients 1 tbsp cacao powder  1 tbsp natural peanut butter  1 banana 1 cup almond milk  1 serving Raw... Read more
[Recipe] Plant power berry blizzard smoothie
Blending nutrient-packed roots, fruits, flowers and leaves with some wholesome plant-based protein and a dairy-free milk alternative is a tasty and convenient way to elevate your nutritional status and benefit your health and body. Ingredients ½ cup frozen blueberries ½ cup frozen strawberries ½ cup frozen raspberries 1 banana,... Read more
[Recipe] RAW power leafy greens smoothie
Whether you’re full-on vegan, are lactose intolerant, or simply want to reduce your animal protein intake to benefit your health or the environment, this ‘green’ smoothie offers a wholesome alternative to conventional recipes. Try it out and see if you can taste the difference. Ingredients 2 tsp spirulina powder ... Read more