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Supporting maternal nutrition: education and access to quality nutrients key.
Blackmores and Blackmores Institute have launched a new campaign to improve the nutritional status of underprivileged expectant mothers in...
Dietary patterns and colorectal cancer in middle-aged adults
A Western pattern diet has been shown to be related to a higher risk of colon and distal cancer in women, a study in the journal, Clinical...
Sugar intake linked to mental illness
New research confirms previous linkages between sugar intake from sweet food and drinks with long-term psychological health with lower intake of...
Cost-effective treatment of age-related macular degeneration
A British study is calling for the public funding of supplements to treat age-related eye disease following investigations into the cost-...

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Module 1 - 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...
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...
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...
Safety of Complementary Medicine
The growing use of complementary medicine highlights the need for guidelines on safe and appropriate use of these medicines, either as stand-...