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Aromatherapy Awareness Week ‘Anti-Viral Properties of Essential Oils’ 08th – 14th June 2020
Aromatherapy Awareness Week ‘Anti-Viral Properties of Essential Oils’ 08th – 14th June 2020
March 27, 2020
Aromatherapy Awareness Week, pioneered by the IFA will return for its 12th year running. Our chosen theme focuses on raising awareness of how essential oils can improve hygiene, boost immunity and support the respiratory system, as well as assisting with the psychological effects this unprecedented situation is having on mental health.

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IFA Clinical Aromatherapy Research Conference Postponed Until 17th October 2020
IFA Clinical Aromatherapy Research Conference Postponed Until 17th October 2020
March 24, 2020
In light of the UK Covid-19 pandemic the IFA Clinical Aromatherapy Research Symposium, to mark our 35th Anniversary has been postponed until 17th October 2020. We are pleased to announce the line-up of keynote speakers will mostly remain the same with an additional speaker and will be held at the same venue.

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The IFA Sets New Guinness World Record
The IFA Sets New Guinness World Record
March 26, 2018
On 26th March 2018 at the Heung Yee Kuk Building, Shatin, Hong Kong, IFA members came together for a historic event to set the new world record by giving 30 minute hand massages simultaneously to 297 elderly people beating the previous world record of 250.

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Parliamentary Group Report Calls for CAM Therapies to Rescue NHS from Financial Crisis
Parliamentary Group Report Calls for CAM Therapies to Rescue NHS from Financial Crisis
April 8, 2019
A new report released by the All-Party Parliamentary Group for Integrated Healthcare (PGIH) urges the government to embrace complementary, traditional and natural medicine to ease the mounting burden being placed on the NHS.

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Purchasing Fixed Oils and Essential Oils for Therapeutic Uses Guidelines
Purchasing Fixed Oils and Essential Oils for Therapeutic Uses Guidelines
September 13, 2019
There are two main rules to follow when purchasing quality essential or fixed oils. Firstly, always buy from a reputable supplier and, secondly, always check that the bottle label has sufficient information on it accompanied by the relevant safety advice, read more about things to identify and for suppliers.

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IFA Research Committee Call for Research Abstracts and Case Histories
IFA Research Committee Call for Research Abstracts and Case Histories
February 17, 2020
More research is imperative to add to the validity of our profession. It helps to emphasise the importance of an integrative approach to medicine that combines conventional and complementary approaches for addressing some of the critical health issues that we face today.

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