Complementary Medicine Interactions Guide

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Curcumin
06 October 2021

Bioavailability-enhanced curcumin has greatest effect on inflammation

Australian researchers systematically reviewed the research on the effects of various curcumin formulations on circulating inflammatory markers, with very positive results.

Vitamin D’s vital role in pain modulation
23 September 2021

Vitamin D’s vital role in pain modulation

Chronic pain is now the leading cause of disease burden globally(1). Around 20% of those suffering pain, derive no benefit from analgesics with most current treatment protocols managing, not curing, ...

Unhealthy, ultraprocessed foods now make up nearly 70% of children’s and teens diets
09 September 2021

Unhealthy, ultraprocessed foods now make up nearly 70% of children’s and teens diets

Twenty years of nationally represented dietary data on US youths has found that ultraprocessed foods consistently comprise the majority of their total energy intake. Childhood obesity rates have steadily risen ...

Women’s risk of heart disease reduced in first-ever Dietary Portfolio study
26 August 2021

Women’s risk of heart disease reduced in first-ever Dietary Portfolio study

Promising findings from the Women’s Health Initiative study showed higher adherence to a plant-based Portfolio Diet was associated with lower risk of cardiovascular disease, coronary heart disease and heart failure ...

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Introduction to Complementary Medicine

Interactions Guide

A concise and comprehensive reference guide on potential interactions between complementary medicines and pharmaceutical medications.

Introduction to Complementary Medicine

Condition fact sheets

Our condition fact sheets contain evidence-based recommendations for managing common conditions with complementary medicines.

Introduction to Complementary Medicine

Ingredient fact sheets

Learn how to use key complementary medicine ingredients, recommended doses, and how they work to treat various health conditions.

Introduction to Complementary Medicine

Immune Whitepaper

Learn about herbal medicines and supplements to support immune function, and the prevention and treatment of respiratory tract infections.