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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 ...

Systematic review supports Ashwagandha in the treatment of stress
21 June 2021

Systematic review supports Ashwagandha in the treatment of stress

A recent systematic review study on the role of ashwagandha in several therapeutic applications, claiming the strongest evidence of therapeutic benefit of ashwagandha is in alleviation of symptoms of stress ...

Ashwagandha root extract improves sleep
18 June 2021

Ashwagandha root extract improves sleep

A recent study providing significant insight to the use of ayurvedic ingredient Ashwagandha and it’s relation to better sleep.

Complementary medicine use may be driven by socioeconomic status
07 June 2021

Complementary medicine use may be driven by socioeconomic status

An Australian study has found that socioeconomic status may be a key driver in accessing complementary medicine for people seeking to support general wellbeing or to address unmet needs from ...

Key role for micronutrients in frailty
04 June 2021

Key role for micronutrients in frailty

According to researcher, the role of micronutrient supplementation may have a significant effect on prefrailty and frailty in older adults.