Abstracts & Commmentary
04-06-2016 Pilot study finds ashwagandha root extract improves several parameters related to sexual dysfunction in women.
03-16-2016 A new intravenous vitamin C (IVC) clinical trial—and a call for physicians providing IVC to report cases of exceptional responses to help better focus future studies.
03-16-2016 Could exercise be even more important than diet and supplements in an integrative cancer treatment plan?
03-16-2016 A recent study provides evidence to suggest that omega-3 fatty acids may provide some risk reduction for all causes of mortality in women with a history of breast cancer.
03-02-2016 The surprising results of this study—that giving a multivitamin and mineral supplement caused acute mood improvement in just 1 hour—made us want to dig deeper.
03-02-2016 Not long ago fructose was considered a “healthy” sweetener. This study shines light on just how damaging it really is.
03-02-2016 Light therapy should be considered as a first-line or adjuvant treatment in patients with nonseasonal major depression.
03-02-2016 A recent randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial looked at the effects of curcumin on the physical, mood, and behavioral symptoms of PMS.
02-03-2016 An initial feasibility study, supported by evidence from the literature, raises the question: Could forest therapy be a beneficial method of adjunctive cancer care?
02-03-2016 Lack of association between dietary soluble fiber intake and islet cell autoimmunity leads to questions about the role of diet-related gut microbiome alterations and their influence on immunomodulation.
02-03-2016 A recent study stirs up lingering questions about whether CoQ10 is worth recommending for Parkinson’s disease, and, if so, which form is best.
02-03-2016 Suicide risk increases in the days following exposure to certain air pollutants, according to a recent study.
12-02-2015 A recent observational study explored the relationship between coffee/caffeine consumption and completed suicide. Will the results change our advice to patients with mood disorders?
12-02-2015 Best known for its use in insomnia, melatonin is also showing promise as a pain and anxiety reducer.
12-02-2015 Study finds curcumin attenuates the severity of premenstrual syndrome in 18-to 34-year-old females with regular menstrual cycles.
12-02-2015 An organic khorasan wheat-based replacement diet improves risk profile of patients with acute coronary syndrome: a randomized crossover trial.
11-04-2015 Walking in nature, but not in urban environments, is shown to reduce psychopsychologic rumination. This is the first study to demonstrate neuroimaging and corresponding psychological changes in response to real natural vs built environmental exposures.
11-04-2015 A recent randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial adds to the growing body of evidence that cannabis is effective in the treatment of neuropathic syndromes.