Complementary Medicine Interactions Guide

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12 April 2018

Can probiotics prevent asthma developing?

Infants at risk of developing asthma may benefit from probiotic supplements early in life, new research has found.

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12 April 2018

Maternal dietary exposure may reduce allergy

Reducing the risk of allergic disease or eczema among children may be alleviated by increasing consumption of fish oil and probiotics during pregnancy.

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11 April 2018

Low vitamin D link to childhood obesity

Low exposure to vitamin D during pregnancy may increase the risk of childhood obesity according to new research published in Paediatric Obesity.

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29 March 2018

Vitamin D & inflamed skin

Vitamin D has been found to positively influence the outcome of certain inflammatory dermopathologies.

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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.

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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?

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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.

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Safety of Complementary Medicine

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