Complementary Medicine Interactions Guide

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14 September 2022

Vitamin B6 for the reduction of depression and anxiety

A report on recent research into the use of vitamin B6 supplementation for the management of anxiety and depression and the role of vitamin B6 in GABA production.

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14 September 2022

Digital eyestrain in a world of pervasive screen use

The use of visual digital terminals, or screens, can result in digital eye strain presenting with a myriad of ocular and non-ocular symptoms, a problem that is impacting people of ...

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23 August 2022

Can antioxidants reduce the risk of dementia?

Antioxidants have been studied for their benefits in cognitive health and dementia prevention as a means of minimising the modifiable risk factors associated with dementia.

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17 August 2022

Social distancing, hygiene protocols and the potential impact on future health

Social distancing, hygiene protocols including hand sanitiser, antimicrobial and antibacterial products may have an impact on the health of the microbiome and immunity.

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Immunity Guide

Immunity Guide

Based on the mechanisms of action of viruses, Blackmores Institute has developed six key criteria to identify the most important nutrients and ingredients for immune system health.

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.

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.