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Muscle health = general health
Unless we are body builders, we may not think about our muscles all that much, but as it turns out muscle mass predicts our longevity....
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Osteosarcopenia: an emerging geriatric giant
Although sarcopenia has long been asso...
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Sarcopenia: not just a concern for older Australians
Sarcopenia is defined as a progressive skeletal muscle disorder characterised by low muscle strength and low muscle quantity and/or qualit...
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Vitamin C increases absorption of Folate in human clinical trial
It can now be said that Vitamin C protects folate from oxidation, stabilises the nutrient and increases its absorption, giving practitioners ...
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Biofilms: Breaking through the barrier of gastrointestinal infections
Biofilm formation is receiving a lot of attention in the realms of infectious disease literature. By definition a biofilm is a ‘well organ...
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ADHD and N-acetylcysteine: Increasing the focus on optimal dosing
NAC has been shown in randomised, controlled clinical trials as a nutritional intervention heavy-weight in improving memory, cognitive fun...
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Coeliac Disease: One Nutrient Worth Supplementing
Did you know that magnesium is a key deficiency in coeliac disease? Coeliac disease is a chronic enteropathy produced by gluten intoleranc...
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Taur-ing through the Type 2 Diabetes Epidemic
Taurine’s effectiveness in the pathogenesis of insulin resistance, insulin-dependent and non-insulin dependent diabetes is gaining an extensi...
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Unveiling the Anti-Cancer Mastermind - Luteolin
If you have never considered recommending luteolin for your patients, you might like to read about the anti-carcinogenic effects of this f...
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Forget Me Not - Nigella sativa Improves Memory
1g of Nigella sativa improves memory and cognitive function in healthy elderly patients: what can’t this herb do?...
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CASE STUDY: Lactobacillus Rhamnosus HN001 and Prevention of Eczema
The study was testing the effect of Lactobacillus Rhamnosus HN001 and Bifidobacteria Lactis HN019 on the prevention of atopy. This was a r...
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Nigella Sativa the ‘Miracle Herb’: The key hormetic dose required by Type 2 Diabetic patients
Dating back to biblical times, Nigella sativa (N.sativa) has been used across the globe for a myriad of various disease states....
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Spicing up Liver Protocols
Life is ideally about moderation, however, the reality is, in life there are those occasional moments of over-indulgence – whether it has ...
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Focus on Tumour Hypoxia in Cancer Treatment
Almost 50 years ago, Thomlinson and Gray postulated the presence of hypoxia in tumour cells.This assumption was based on data recorded fro...
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Glutathione S-transferase polymorphism and prostate cancer
Glutathione S-transferase (GST) refers to a family of phase II detoxification enzymes that catalyze the conjugation of glutathione (GSH) t...
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