Complementary Medicine Interactions Guide

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Omega-3 supplements benefit non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
14 November 2018

Infant gut microbiota predicts obesity risk

Researchers have found that the infant gut microbiota may be able to identify children at risk for developing obesity.

Maternal DHA improves infant problem solving
13 November 2018

Infant gut microbiota predicts obesity risk

Researchers have found that the infant gut microbiota may be able to identify children at risk for developing obesity.

Break-through fish oil study for heart health
12 November 2018

Fish oil study nets benefits for cardiovascular health

Break-through results, showing high doses of fish oil can reduce the relative risk of a major cardiovascular adverse event, are set to revolutionise the treatment of cardiovascular disease.

Curcumin, diabetes & diabetic cardiomyopathy
07 November 2018

Curcumin, diabetes & diabetic cardiomyopathy

A recent review investigating the benefits of curcumin on diabetes and diabetic cardiomyopathy has found that curcumin may be a promising agent for the prevention and treatment of diabetes and ...

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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.