Complementary Medicine Interactions Guide

Latest research news

Fish intake during pregnancy influences visual development in infants
21 November 2018

Perinatal fish intake & infant visual development

Eating fish during pregnancy could support the visual development of children during infancy new research published in Pediatric Research has reported.

Maternal DHA improves infant problem solving
20 November 2018

Maternal DHA improves infant problem solving

Mothers may be able to influence their child’s problem solving skills with omega-3 fatty acids during pregnancy.

Omega-3 relieves post-natal depression
19 November 2018

Omega-3 relieves post-natal depression

Women suffering from depressive symptoms after giving birth may find relief by supplementing their diet with omega-3 fatty acids.

Carotenoids combat metabolic syndrome
15 November 2018

Carotenoids combat metabolic syndrome

Adding yellow and orange fruits and vegetables to your daily greens may be in order to reduce incidence of type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular mortality and morbidity.

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Introduction to Complementary Medicine

Introduction to Complementary Medicine

As the use of complementary medicines continues to rise, it is vital that primary healthcare providers are informed about the evidence, efficacy, safety and quality of these substances.


Vitamins in health and disease

Vitamins are essential micronutrients that our bodies require for a variety of metabolic processes. They are necessary for normal function but what are their clinical indications for health and disease?


Minerals in health and disease

Minerals are inorganic compounds that are essential for health and wellbeing. They have wide-ranging functions in the body covering both structural and functional areas.


Safety of Complementary Medicine

The growing use of complementary medicine highlights the need for guidelines on the safe and appropriate use of these medicines.