March 2017 Vol. 9 Issue 3

Abstracts & Commentary

Do Low FODMAP Diets Work for IBS-D?

by Joshua Z. Goldenberg, ND  A second trial of a low FODMAP diet for irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is as inconclusive as the first, leaving lingering questions about the helpfulness of this diet for patients with IBS.

Vitamin B12 and Tinnitus

by Mark Carney, ND, LAc  Pilot study shows vitamin B12 improved tinnitus, possibly revealing a new mechanism for treating neuronal inflammation.

The Specific Carbohydrate Diet for Inflammatory Bowel Disease

by Ronald Hoffman, MD  A trial of the specific carbohydrate diet (SCD) for children with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) yields convincing results: 8 out of 10 children who adhered to the SCD for 12 weeks obtained clinical remission.

Peer-Reviewed Articles

Ideal Dosing: The Sweet Spot of Natural Medicine

by Jacob Schor, ND, FABNO  Although we instinctively understand that you can have too much of a good thing, sometimes our approach to natural remedies is to assume if a little bit helps, more is better. This analysis introduces principles related to optimal dosing and reviews recent literature.


Detoxification Protocol to Cleanse Mercury and Other Toxins

by Natural Medicine Journal Christopher Shade, PhD, is a globally recognized expert on the topic of human detoxification. In this interview he describes his testing and treatment protocol that effectively cleanses the system of mercury and other toxins. Shade also discusses dietary supplement liposomal delivery technology.

Healthcare Perspectives

2017 OncANP Conference Abstracts

by Natural Medicine Journal Top experts in the field of naturopathic oncology presented at the OncANP conference in Tempe Arizona, February 17-19, 2017. Check out the abstracts from their sessions.