Complementary Medicine Interactions Guide

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Vitamin supplements during the first month of pregnancy may reduce Autism Spectrum Disorder
21 March 2019

Prenatal vitamin use reduces incidence of ASD

Mothers taking vitamin supplements during the first month of pregnancy may reduce Autism Spectrum Disorder recurrence in younger siblings of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder in high-risk families, a study ...

Blackmores Executive B Stress Formula placebo-controlled trial
20 March 2019

Vit B consumption: possible link between blood & brain biomarkers

A preliminary placebo-controlled trial indicates a possible link between blood and brain biomarkers following consumption of Blackmores® Executive B Stress Formula.

Omega-3 for conjunctivitis
20 March 2019

Omega 3 – new hope for allergic conjunctivitis

Omega-3 may be able to play a profound role in the prevention of allergic conjunctivitis by blocking the pathways to pathogenesis, Japanese researchers have suggested in a new study.

Naturopathy systematic scoping review
18 March 2019

Naturopathy: the evidence is clear

A new, world-first, systematic scoping review has found that high quality evidence exists for naturopathic medicine. The study undertaken at Southern Cross University confirmed a whole-system multi-modality approach to healthcare ...

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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.


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?


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.


Safety of Complementary Medicine

The growing use of complementary medicine highlights the need for guidelines on the safe and appropriate use of these medicines.