Abstracts & Commentary

ND
Higher energy intakes early in the day and lower energy intakes late in the day may benefit your metabolic health
ND, RD, CDCES
Lower fasting ghrelin levels, due to exercise and a high-polyphenol, Mediterranean diet, may yield cardiovascular benefits
DAOM, LAc
Higher quality studies are needed to determine the effectiveness of acupuncture for treating functional constipation.
ND
Risk of preterm birth increases with the number and intensity of smoke days.
PhD, ND, DHANP, CCH
The presence of certain bacteria species helps predict if a patient is at risk for long Covid.
ND
Sarcopenia patients can improve their muscle mass, muscle strength, and muscle performance through resistance training.
ND, FABNO
Visceral fat is associated with poorer outcomes in nonmetastatic colon cancer and with increased expression of proinflammatory pathways.
PhD, ND, DHANP, CCH
In both low and high doses, the polyphenol resveratrol significantly lessened severity of Gulf War Illness and the pain associated with it.
ND, FABNO
Loss of a child significantly increases the risk of ischemic heart disease (IHD) and acute myocardial infarction (AMI).
ND, LAc
A new study on melatonin, a natural product that has a variety of uses for improving survival and quality of life in a variety of cancer types, further validates the clinical use of melatonin when dosed at 20 mg at nighttime.