Complementary Medicine Interactions Guide

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21 June 2018

Australian study highlights need for Pharmacist CM education

A recent Australian study has called for more specialised complementary medicines education to be made available to pharmacists after determining that pharmacists only hold a satisfactory level of knowledge on ...

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21 June 2018

Can supplements improve a clinician’s health and well-being?

Under-pressure health workers could benefit from the use of dietary supplements a review in the British Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery claims.

Global dietary calcium intake among adults
20 June 2018

Global dietary calcium intake among adults

Australians on average consume between 800 and 900mg of calcium per day - slightly less than our northern Europe counterparts, but significantly greater than individuals in countries across Asia, Africa ...

DHA in pregnancy leads to leaner kids
19 June 2018

DHA in pregnancy leads to leaner kids

Women receiving DHA supplements during pregnancy may increase their chances of having leaner children according to research published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition.

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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?