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Polyamide fabric: What is it and is it safe?

Polyamide fabric: What is it and is it safe?

Polyamide refers to a group of synthetic textiles, most commonly Nylon which was created by the American company DuPont. Nylon began as a silk replacement in ladies stockings and went on to become very popular for sportswear and swimwear. 

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What are Silver Socks and Why do you Need Them?

What are Silver Socks and Why do you Need Them?
Our feet have a lot of sweat glands, and whilst the rest of our bodies can breathe more, feet are often stuck in shoes - and end up building up quite a stink. The Inner Mettle team thought long and hard about this dilemma, and concluded the best answer to odour free and dry feet was one of the most precious and versatile metals on earth, silver. Continue reading

An Intro to EMF and EMF Shielding

An Intro to EMF and EMF Shielding

Electro-Magnetic Fields (EMF) are mostly invisible with the notable exception of visible light.  Why should you care about EMF?

Put very simply, electric activity causes vibrations resulting in energy waves, known as electromagnetic radiation (EMR). And depending on their strength, they can cause harm to living organisms, like our bodies. The bad news is, we’re around them daily, when we use our mobiles, the microwave or watch TV.

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Everything you Always Wanted to Know About Earthing

Everything you Always Wanted to Know About Earthing

Nature, well, naturally, gets it right. Animals follow their instinct, fine tuned to live in harmony with the environment.

The human brain overrides this instinct more often than not, to pursue ‘development’ perceived as enriching lifestyles, what that entails is entirely subjective, and that’s fair enough. However, what isn’t subjective, is that we can’t outwit nature’s laws - mess with them too much and they hit back, climate change being a prime example. Continue reading

The Incredible Health Properties of Copper you Didn’t Know About

The Incredible Health Properties of Copper you Didn’t Know About

Have you reached your recommended daily dose of copper today? When you consider minerals that your body may be lacking for good health copper is probably the last thing that comes to mind.  

It’s time to bring you up to date! Our ancestor's favourite metal has more health benefits than we can count on two hands. 

Copper is a naturally-oc... Continue reading