Abstracts & Commentary

PhD, ND, DHANP, CCH
Patients taking a tea made from the gooseberry fruit experienced less severe symptoms and shortened hospital stays.
ND
More than half of subjects who received the intervention rated the treatment as very effective and as good as no symptoms.
DSc, RD, LD, CCN, CDE
People often hear that they should eat a “handful” of nuts a day. But how useful is that and other descriptive terms for nut-portion recommendations?
Despite flaws in the study’s data analysis, supplementing with vitamin D and magnesium may be helpful interventions for ADHD in children.
ND, LAc, FABNO
Older adults who score higher for honesty and integrity have improved physical and mental well-being.
ND, LAc
Key interventions that affect metabolic pathways may slow the aging process.
PhD, ND, DHANP, CCH
Eating 5 servings of smoothies and 3 servings of sesame-seed snacks a week can improve antioxidant capacity and gastrointestinal microbiota.
ND
Cranberry preparations reduce chronic recurrent urinary tract infections and may be a solution for the growing rates of antibiotic resistance.
FNP, MS, CNS, CNSC, DC
Women who supplemented with creatine, in conjunction with resistance training, significantly increased their body strength
ND, FABNO
With close oversight for safety, a fasting-mimicking diet may help create unfavorable conditions for tumor growth.