A review paper was recently published in the Journal ‘Biomedicine and Pharmacotherapy’ which outlines the literature supporting the role of the flavonoid quercetin in protecting against diabetes and its complications. Quercetin possesses hypoglycemic properties as well as its much researched anti-inflammatory, anti-platelet and estrogenic properties. New Vistas Vitamin C Capsules contain quercetin. This supplement was […]
A recent study published in the Journal, ‘Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine’ supports the consumption of Noni fruit juice to regulate elevated blood sugar levels in patients with Type II Diabetes. The number of patients diagnosed with Type II diabetes is on the increase worldwide. The primary goal of Type II Diabetes management is to […]
We are delighted to announce Ian White’s return to Ireland this June. Following the success of last years’ event in Malahide Castle, Ian will be teaching a two day workshop entitled ‘ Kinesiology and Australian Bush Flower Essences’. This workshop helps users accurately muscle test using the Australian Bush Flower Essences. It is suitable for […]
Michael Morrison was well known and respected througout our CAM community. He worked from Tuan Health Sanctuary in Co. Wexford. Mike had a huge personal connection with integrative medicine. He was born with cystic fibrosis, a genetic lung disorder. His family were advised of low survival rates – he may not survive beyond his 12th […]
As part of the new “Sharing the Vibe” series, Gloria Kimberley interviews a variety of CAM therapists and Wellness facilitators. The series is part of an educational drive to promote CAM disciplines such as reiki, yoga, acupuncture, to name but a few. The project wants to inform and raise awareness of the opportunities for improved […]
In recent days, a US jury have found Monsanto, producer of Roundup – a herbicide containing glyphosate – liable in the case of a man who claims his lymphoma was caused by their weedkiller. Whilst some research has suggested glyphosate is “probably carcinogenic”, as reported by the International Agency for Research on Cancer in 2015, […]
In her recent article, as published in Positive Health Online, Yvonne McLaughlin discusses the training needs of existing and future CAM Professionals so as to meet the ever-expanding demand from the public. Market research indicates that 25% of EU citizens are now using CAM therapies. Read the full article here.
Dr. Dietrich Klinghardt published a study entitled ‘ The Ruggiero-Klinghardt Protocol for the diagnosis and treatment of chronic conditions with Particular Focus on Lyme Disease’, in the American Journal of Immunology. To view the full article Click here
Dr. Roghayeh Sohrabi at al published an article in the Journal Procedia – Social and Behavioral Sciences outlining the role and effectiveness of mindfulness education on students exam anxiety. Read here The results of the research showed that mindfulness training decreases exam anxiety, emotional anxiety and worry or cognitive disposition of exam anxiety.
Dr. Wen-Hui Wang of the Department of Dermatology, Peking University Third Hospital, Beijing, China published an article in the Journal, Dermatologica Sinica investigating the environmental influences in facial dermatitis. Read here Contact factors such as cosmetic application, treatment medication, sunlight exposure, low moisture, high humidity and food ingestion may all play an important contributing role.
Dr. Syuji Yonekura et al of Chiba University, Japan conducted a study to investigate the actual situation of CAM Practice in the treatment of allergic rhinitis. Read here CAM therapies are extensively used in individuals with allergic diseases worldwide.
Dr. Syed Haris Omar of the College of Pharmacy, Qassim University, Saudi Arabia published an article in the Journal, Saudi Pharmaceutical Journal. Read here The article reviews a number of researches documenting the cardioprotective role of oleuropein derived from olive leaf.