Complementary Medicine Interactions Guide

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Fish oil for focus; curcumin for cognition
26 July 2021

Fish oil for focus; curcumin for cognition

With evidence suggesting a 74 percent increase in dementia if overweight or obese at middle-age, supplementation with fish oil and curcumin could counteract cognitive decline, especially in men.

Coffee – the healthy plant food, but not the caffeine
22 July 2021

Coffee – the healthy plant food, but not the caffeine

Results of a review have found the health benefits of coffee maybe due to several of its constituents that have potent antioxidant effects rather than caffeine.

Calls to re-evaluate the role of Vitamin B3 role in sepsis
05 July 2021

Calls to re-evaluate the role of Vitamin B3 role in sepsis

Report proposing that vitamin B3 being investigated as a therapy for sepsis based on the understanding of the host-organism competition for NAD+.

Vitamin B3 role in skin cancer prevention
02 July 2021

Vitamin B3 role in skin cancer prevention

Review of Phase II and Phase III clinical studies on the role of oral nicotinamide in skin cancer prevention showing that incidence of skin cancers decreased in those participants receiving ...

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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.