Complementary Medicine Interactions Guide

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CoQ10 Supplementation with Statin Prescribing
18 June 2024

CoQ10 Supplementation with Statin Prescribing

Statins reduce lipids and low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol by inhibiting the production of hydroxyl-methylglutaryl coenzyme A (HMG-CoA) reductase, a rate-limiting enzyme in the mevalonate pathway for cholesterol production. However, it ...

Ozempic administration for weight loss
04 June 2024

Ozempic and the Obesity Epidemic

Obesity is a complex chronic disease significantly impacting global health. Anything that can help manage this global crisis is encouraging, however, the potential unknown risks of long-term Ozempic administration for ...

Omega-3 fatty acids
20 May 2024

Pregnancy | The Essential Nutrients and the Important Role of Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA

Several meta-analyses have concluded that omega-3 fatty acids, particularly DHA, reduce early preterm births, and are associated with improved foetal growth throughout pregnancy. Due to its role in supporting memory ...

06 May 2024

Immune Health | A Spotlight on the Power of Zinc

Contributing to the functioning of over 300 enzymes, zinc is involved in many physiological processes and is essential for health. Zinc is particularly crucial for normal healthy physical growth and ...

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Immunity Guide

Immunity Guide

Based on the mechanisms of action of viruses, Blackmores Institute has developed six key criteria to identify the most important nutrients and ingredients for immune system health.

Introduction to Complementary Medicine

Immune Whitepaper

Learn about herbal medicines and supplements to support immune function, and the prevention and treatment of respiratory tract infections.

Introduction to Complementary Medicine

Condition fact sheets

Our condition fact sheets contain evidence-based recommendations for managing common conditions with complementary medicines.

Introduction to Complementary Medicine

Ingredient fact sheets

Learn how to use key complementary medicine ingredients, recommended doses, and how they work to treat various health conditions.