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Maternal-fish-oil-may-reduce-allergy
12 April 2018

Can probiotics prevent asthma developing?

Infants at risk of developing asthma may benefit from probiotic supplements early in life, new research has found.

Probiotics-may--prevent-asthma
12 April 2018

Maternal dietary exposure may reduce allergy

Reducing the risk of allergic disease or eczema among children may be alleviated by increasing consumption of fish oil and probiotics during pregnancy.

Low-vitamin-D-childhood-obesity
11 April 2018

Low vitamin D link to childhood obesity

Low exposure to vitamin D during pregnancy may increase the risk of childhood obesity according to new research published in Paediatric Obesity.

Vitamin-d-inflamed-skin-Blackmores-Institute
29 March 2018

Vitamin D & inflamed skin

Vitamin D has been found to positively influence the outcome of certain inflammatory dermopathologies.

fish-consumption-sleep-problems-Blackmores-Institute
28 March 2018

Can eating fish help children sleep?

New evidence suggests that frequent fish consumption may help reduce sleep problems, therefore, improving sleep quality which may, in turn, benefit long-term cognitive functioning in children.

Protective-role-carotenoids-diabetes-Blackmores-Institute
26 March 2018

Protective role of carotenoids in diabetes

Serum beta-carotene may have a protective effect on diabetes and alpha-carotene may be a protective factor for diabetic retinopathy in non-smokers new research has shown.

Blackmore-Foundation-ARCCIM-research-grant
22 March 2018

Blackmore Foundation and Bioceuticals lead funding of $1.5M to support CM research

A scientific research program that aims to improve understanding into the ways health consumers and practitioners use naturopathy and other complementary medicines is to be expanded with the support of ...

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22 March 2018

FOCUS study volunteers needed

Volunteers needed for Fish Oil and Curcumin Study (FOCUS) at Newcastle University.