Complementary Medicine Interactions Guide

Latest research news

Avocado improves cognitive function
18 July 2018

Smashed avocado: It's good for the brain!

The humble avocado may be a solution to improving cognitive health in an ageing population according to research published in the international journal, Nutrition.

Maternal omega 3 for microbiota
17 July 2018

Maternal omega-3 influences microbiota

Maternal fatty acid status may influence offspring obesity and metabolic dysfunction into adulthood through long-lasting effects on the composition of gut microbiota, researchers have found.

Dietary intake and age at natural menopause
16 July 2018

Can diet delay menopause?

The first study to demonstrate diet is associated with age at natural menopause, has been published in the Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health.

Integrative approaches to joint and back pain management
12 July 2018

MASTERCLASS: An Integrative approach to Pain Management

Blackmores Institute are pleased to announce that they will be running a new healthcare professional masterclass “An Integrative approach to Pain Management” in Perth and Adelaide this August.

Online courses

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?