Helping to create a more sustainable future for businesses in the natural health sector

Join us as a corporate member of ANH-Intl's Vanguard Club

Our unique position of being a neutral but credible organisation that is bedded between the natural products sector, academia and government has allowed us to provide multiple benefits to our members. ANH-Intl achievements for the natural product sector include:

  • Legally challenged EU Food Supplements Directive (2003-5), championing natural sources of vitamins and minerals
  • Demonstrated via peer-reviewed publications the critically flawed nature of EU methods of risk assessment for food/dietary supplements
  • Co-developed a new and viable model for safety/benefit assessment of food/dietary supplements
  • Pioneered a sustainable healthcare approach based on citizen empowerment, health status monitoring, dietary and lifestyle modification, natural products and other non-pharmaceutical approaches
  • Rebutting biased, peer-reviewed journal articles that incorrectly condemn natural health approaches
  • Contributed to a wide range of international, EU and national consultations on regulatory issues pertaining to natural health.

Continued campaigning and advocacy is necessary to safeguard the operations of all parties involved in the natural healthcare sector, including you!

ANH-Intl is a not-for-profit organisation that exists for your benefit. All our tireless efforts in campaigns, activism, advocacy, research and education are funded entirely by donations from individuals, companies and associations that recognise the vital contribution our work makes to protecting the right to practice and engage in natural health across the UK, Europe and elsewhere in the world.

Being part of the Vanguard Club means that you too, are contributing in a positive way to safeguarding the natural health industry and ensuring its voice is heard by governments, our elected representatives and by business, both big and small.

Membership of the Vanguard Club gives you access to key influencers across the industry as well as ensuring that regulatory challenges you face can be both heard and fought against.

As a Vanguard Club member, you’ll get:

  • Access to the invitation-only ANH International annual conference where we will examine key challenges and potential solutions currently facing the sector. You will have a front row seat allowing you to engage in lively debates and discussion and an opportunity to participate in smaller seminars to ensure your specific concerns are addressed effectively. Your engagement with the Vanguard Club will help you further develop your company as an innovator and leader in the sector
  • Receive early warning alerts on both political and scientific information affecting the sector, ensuring you’re up-to-date and informed
  • Discover key regulatory work-arounds in the continuously shifting legislative environment to make sure you are able to maintain or grow market share and communicate effectively with your customers
  • Receive a quarterly newsletter reporting the achievements on behalf of the Vanguard Club regarding any EU or UK legislation
  • Promote your company events to our growing network of healthcare professionals and practitioners
  • Free Advice, limited depending on membership level, from ANH International experts in relation to unique regulatory, scientific or marketing challenges you are currently facing.... ...and much more!
  • To find out more, please email Meleni Aldridge, executive coordinator, at [email protected] or telephone +44 (0)1306 646 600 (during UK business hours).
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    At the heart of Viridian Nutrition is a philosophy that cares for the natural products movement supporting organic growing, the essential nature of health and whole food stores, the respectful preservation of ancient health traditions and the sensitive introduction of innovative complementary health foods, supplements and concepts.