January 2012 Vol. 4 Issue 1

Abstracts & Commentary

Association of Oral Magnesium with Type-2 Diabetes

by Carolyn Dean, MD, ND  Magnesium intake by the study population was inadequate and a high percentage of individuals presented alterations in the status of this mineral.


The Importance of Understanding Drug-Nutrient Interactions and Depletions

by Natural Medicine Journal As dietary supplement use continues to rise, has our knowledge of drug-nutrient interactions and depletions kept pace? And why are patients still not telling their doctors about the dietary supplements they are taking? "Natural Medicine Journal" explores this topic with expert pharmacist, author, and publisher Dr. Catherine Ulbricht.