There are indeed special people in our lives who never leave us, even after they are gone. As we approach our first Christams without our dear friend and mentor, Angela, we pause to remember the wonderful memories and legacy she left behind. Rosaleen Kelly, a close colleague and friend of Angela’s put together a lovely […]
In her recent article, as featured in September’s issue of Irish Pharmacy News, Dr Heli Goode considers the impact environmental toxicity is having on a child’s health and development. She discusses endocrine disruptors, the implications of glyphosate and DDT and how exposure may be inhibiting healthy responses. Read here.
Dr. Daniel Monti of the Marcus Institute of Integrative Health at Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA published an article entitled ‘Pilot study demonstrating metabolic and anti-proliferative effects of in vivo anti-oxidant supplementation with N-Acetylcysteine in Breast Cancer’ in the Journal Seminars in Oncology. To view the full article click here
This tax was announced in the Irish Budget in October 2018 but Revenue now plan to add 23% VAT to Health Supplements in January 2019 Say No…. click here and Sign the Petition
Today is World Diabetes Day! The aim of this day is to raise awareness of a prevalent condition that affects millions of people worldwide. The day gives the CAM community the opportunity to highlight what can be done to maintain good control of Type I diabetes and to help reduce and avoid long term complications. […]
Dr. Paula I. Moreira from the Center for Neuroscience and Cell Biology, Institute of Physiology – Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal published a review article entitled ‘Mitochondrial dysfunction is a trigger of Alzheimer’s disease pathophysiology’ in the Journal BBA- Molecular Basis of Disease. To view the full article click here
Dr. Fumiaki Imamura of the MRC Epidemiology Unit, University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine, Cambridge, United Kingdom published an article entitled ‘ Fatty acid biomarkers of dairy fat consumption and incidence of type 2 diabetes: A pooled analysis of prospective cohort studies’ in the Journal PLOS Medicine. To view the full article click here
Jule Klotter, Editor at Townsend Letter, October 2018 Issue #423 published a piece entitled ‘Mitochondria and Nueropsychiatric Disorders’. For a link to the Townsend Letter click here
Lyme disease is an infection borne from a distinctive tick bite . Tick bites can often go unnoticed. The longer the tick stays in place, the higher the risk of passing on infection. It can affect the skin, joints, heart and nervous system. To read a more in-depth account of lyme disease, please access here.
Dr. Megan M. Clapp, 2928 Darlington Dr. Highland Village, TX 75077 published an article entitled ‘Gut microbiota’s effect on mental health: The gut-brain axis’ in the Journal Clinics and Practice 2017. To view the full article click here
World Mental Health Day is observed around the world on October 10th every year. The focus this year will be on young people and mental health in a changing world. The objective is to raise awareness of mental health issues around the world and to activate efforts in support of positive mental health. This day […]
Dr. Gary N. Asher MD, MPH of the Department of Family Medicine, University of North Carolina, 590 Manning Drive, CB# 7595, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7595, USA published the article ‘Complementary Therapies for Mental Health Disorders’ in the Journal, Medical Clinics of North America. To view the article click here