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Expert Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2008 Apr;2(2):261-80.
Integrative medicine in gastrointestinal disease: evaluating the evidence.
Mullin GE, Pickett-Blakely O, Clarke JO.
The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Division of Gastroenterology, Carnegie Building-Room 464, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA. firstname.lastname@example.org
Current Western therapies for many gastrointestinal diseases are suboptimal and potentially toxic. The majority of patients with digestive diseases are [...]
Vitamin D Deficiency: A Major Public Health Problem? Hypovitaminosis D is epidemic, with possible clinical consequences.
During the past decade, we’ve learned two remarkable things about vitamin D. First, many adults and children in the U.S. and other developed nations have vitamin D deficiency (JW Gen Med Mar 20 1998). Second, the adverse health effects of vitamin D deficiency could extend well beyond bone disease to encompass excess risk for cancer [...]
Pediatr Pulmonol. 2006 Jul;41(7):630-4.
Zinc status in infantile wheezing.
Tahan F, Karakukcu C.
Department of Pediatric Allergy, Erciyes University School of Medicine, Kayseri, Turkey. email@example.com
The increase in prevalence of asthma is strongly dependent on environmental factors, including diet. Significant decreases in the intake of dietary zinc may be an important contributing factor to the increasing incidence of wheezing [...]
Pediatr Res. 2009 Jan 28.
The Vitamin D Connection to Pediatric Infections and Immune Function.
Walker VP, Modlin RL.
Department of Pediatrics [V.P.W.], Department of Microbiology [R.L.M.], Department of Medicine [R.L.M.], David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA Los Angeles, CA 90095.
Over the past twenty years, a resurgence in vitamin D deficiency and nutritional rickets has been reported [...]
Br J Nutr. 2009 Mar 31:1-6. [Epub ahead of print]
Vitamin D deficiency and insufficiency in pregnant women: a longitudinal study.
Holmes VA, Barnes MS, Denis Alexander H, McFaul P, Wallace JM.
Nursing and Midwifery Research Unit, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Queen’s University, Belfast BT9 5BN, UK.
Maternal vitamin D insufficiency is associated with childhood rickets and longer-term [...]
Curr Allergy Asthma Rep. 2009 Jan;9(1):81-7.
Vitamin D, respiratory infections, and asthma.
Ginde AA, Mansbach JM, Camargo CA Jr.
EMNet Coordinating Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA.
Over the past decade, interest has grown in the role of vitamin D in many nonskeletal medical conditions, including respiratory infection. Emerging evidence indicates that vitamin D-mediated innate immunity, particularly [...]
Best Pract Res Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2008 Aug;22(4):587-99.
Vitamin D and breast cancer risk.
Division of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, St George’s University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 0RE, UK. firstname.lastname@example.org
In addition to its important role in the maintenance of the skeleton, there is mounting evidence that vitamin D has effects on other body systems, [...]
Am J Clin Nutr. 2008 Dec;88(6):1576-83.
Dietary calcium, vitamin D, and the risk of colorectal cancer.
Ishihara J, Inoue M, Iwasaki M, Sasazuki S, Tsugane S.
Epidemiology and Prevention Division, Research Center for Cancer Prevention and Screening, National Cancer Center, Tokyo, Japan.
BACKGROUND: Calcium and vitamin D have a potential protective effect against colorectal cancer. OBJECTIVE: We investigated [...]
John McGuire on Irritable Bowel Syndrome, the Rome III Criteria, Gas and Diet
Posted on May 30, 2009
Filed Under Sydney IBS, Sydney Naturopath, naturopaths sydney |
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a common, debilitating, multi-factorial, functional gastrointestinal disorder where a definitive aetiology has not been established and no uniformly successful treatment exists. The condition is [...]
Naturopathy is both a philosophy and way of life that emphasises the body’s ability to heal itself naturally by living within the laws of nature, and by he use of natural foods and medicines (e.g., herbal medicine, homoeopathy, and nutritional therapy) that support self-healing mechanisms.