Complementary Medicine Interactions Guide

Latest research news

Postnatal depression
20 August 2018

Probiotics promising in postnatal depression

Research from New Zealand may offer hope to women suffering post-partum anxiety or depression.

link between low vitamin D levels and increased belly fat
16 August 2018

Larger waistline? Check for vitamin D deficiency

A recent study presented at the 2018 European Centre for Endocrinology annual meeting has found a link between low vitamin D levels and increased belly fat.

Rebecca Reid
16 August 2018

Rebecca Reid - UTS:ARCCIM research fellow shares her insights

Blackmores Institute is proud to introduce Rebecca Reid, research fellow of the International Naturopathy Research Leadership Program run by UTS:ARCCIM and supported by Blackmores Institute and the Jacka Foundation.

Patterns of plant and animal protein intake
15 August 2018

Plant proteins linked to healthier heart

A healthy diet deriving its proteins from nuts and seeds has been associated with a lower risk of cardiovascular mortality than a diet high in proteins sourced from meat, the ...

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Introduction to Complementary Medicine

Integrative Prescribing in Pharmacy

Join us for an evening masterclass where you will be introduced to the Blackmores Institute Integrative Prescribing Guide, a new tool which has been developed to assist you in your ...

Introduction to Complementary Medicine

An integrative approach to pain management

Join us for an evening masterclass where you will learn integrative approaches to joint and back pain management and the prevention of migraine headache that you can apply in your ...

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?