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New official iodine advice for pregnancy

New official iodine advice for pregnancy

Date: 2010-03-05
Author: Danny Rose
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AUSTRALIAN women intending to fall pregnant should be taking an iodine supplement, health authorities now say in a "huge" change to the official advice Women planning to start…


Too much slip, slop, slap a bad thing for pregnant mums

Too much slip, slop, slap a bad thing for pregnant mums

Date: 2010-02-09
Author: The Daily Telegraph
Access: Public


  THE "Slip, Slop, Slap" message about avoiding the sun could be working too well with doctors warning of widespread vitamin D deficiency.


Alfred surgeons boost benefits of natural therapy dose: Potion works for us

Alfred surgeons boost benefits of natural therapy dose: Potion works for us

Date: 2009-12-21
Author: Grant McArthur
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WHILE many doctors shun complementary medicines as being little better than snake oil, surgeons at The Alfred are learning to embrace several of them.  


Magnesium Orotate – A Unique Magnesium Supplement

Magnesium Orotate –  A Unique Magnesium Supplement

Date: 2009-12-21
Author: Robert Buist, PhD
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Discusses the actions of magnesium orotate.


Natural Medicine and the Brain

Natural Medicine and the Brain

Date: 2009-10-12
Author: Michael R. Lyon MD
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Read Professor Michael Lyon's perspective on the role nutrition plays in the health of the brain.


UltraBiotic IBS Formula Makes Headlines

UltraBiotic IBS Formula Makes Headlines

Date: 2009-09-01
Author: Madeleine Brindley
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Port Talbot firm Cultech develops IBS treatment. A NEW strain of probiotic has been discovered in Wales which could help people suffering from irritable bowel syndrome.  


Glucosamine and MSM Combination Significantly Improves the Signs and Symptoms of Osteoarthritis

Glucosamine and MSM Combination Significantly Improves the Signs and Symptoms of Osteoarthritis

Date: 2009-06-30
Author: Petra Hunter
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Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are commonly used in the management of osteoarthritis. 


Enteric Coating - Are practitioners being misinformed?

Enteric Coating - Are practitioners being misinformed?

Date: 2009-06-12
Author: BioCeuticals - Editor
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Enteric coating of tablets and capsules often offers additional advantages to the patient in terms of better patient compliance and enhanced bioavailability. However, the safety of enteric coating…


Bread to Rescue But More Needed

Bread to Rescue But More Needed

Date: 2009-06-09
Author: Louise Hall Health Reporter; Sun Herald 7 June 2009
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THE mandatory addition of iodine to bread would not be enough to prevent child-bearing women from iodine deficiency.


IQs Going Down

IQs Going Down

Date: 2009-06-07
Author: Health writer Sharon Labi, from Sunday Telegraph 7 June 2009
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Discusses iodine supplementation during pregnancy.


Vitamin C in Gout Prevention

Vitamin C in Gout Prevention

Date: 2009-05-01
Author: Vanessa Wong, AdvDip(Nat), ND
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Men with higher vitamin C intakes are less likely to develop gout, according to the results of a prospective study published in the Archives of Internal Medicine.1 The…


Vitamin D - The Great Debate

Vitamin D - The Great Debate

Date: 2008-08-04
Author: BioCeuticals - Editor
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Vitamin D is a fat-soluble nutrient that is necessary for maintaining normal calcium metabolism and homeostasis.1,2 


Why we need magnesium - An overview

Why we need magnesium - An overview

Date: 2008-07-31
Author: BioCeuticals - Editor
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A comprehensive overview of the benefits of magnesium.


Beneficial bacteria for infants and young children

Beneficial bacteria for infants and young children

Date: 2008-01-04
Author: Petra Hunter ND BHSc (Nat)
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Our bodies have an important and mutually beneficial relationship with specific kinds of bacteria that live in our digestive tracts. Approximately 400 species of bacteria can be found…


Vitamin C and the common cold

Vitamin C and the common cold

Date: 2007-08-01
Author: Douglas RM, Hemilä H, Chalker E, Treacy B.
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The CHC today have filed a media release on the recent Cochrane review1 of thirty studies using at least 200 mg per day of vitamin C for the…


Vitamin D may improve rhinitis

Vitamin D may improve rhinitis

Date: 1900-01-01
Author: BioCeuticals - Editor
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Adding an oral vitamin D supplement to regular intranasal corticosteroid dosing can improve symptoms of seasonal allergic rhinitis.






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