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Amino acid provides surprising weight loss and anti-inflammatory benefits
Possibly the amino acid that evokes the most confusion amongst practitioners is L-histidine, with resulting caution or avoidance. But rese...
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DL-Phenylalanine and NAC – A novel partnership for pain and dependence
Pain and dependence are two major issues facing Australians – 20% live with chronic pain, costing the economy $34.5billion every year; and...
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Does poor nutritional status affect behaviour and social functioning in preschool children?
Early childhood is a crucial time when neurocognitive development and social skills are developed providing the basis for good health into...
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Nutrient deficiencies in dependence
We are facing an epidemic of dependence, and as practitioners we are seeing that in our clinics. The overworked executive, the harried mu...
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When it comes to glucose our brains are “selfish”
The brain and the immune system both require large amounts of energy for proper functioning, and they tend to compete for this energy. Un...
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Having a ‘gut feeling’? How the gut impacts our emotional and mental health.
Mental health conditions are complex and multifaceted, and their differentiation and management can be difficult. Recently, focus has shif...
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Citizen science: findings from the largest open public sourced human microbiome project
Researchers involved in the American Gut Project (AGP) have created the largest open resource network on the human microbiome with, as of ...
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Phosphatidylcholine reduces chance of childhood neurodevelopmental conditions
Supplementing Choline in pregnancy may support the growing child’s neurodevelopment, providing a unique opportunity to prevent future ment...
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Numbness, Tingling, Fatigue: could your patient have B12 deficiency?
It's not just vegetarians and vegans who are at risk of B12 deficiency. Patients over 50 years of age and those with predispositions affec...
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Endocrine disrupting chemicals and childhood brain development
Recent data expands upon the link between endocrine-disrupting chemicals (EDCs) and maternal thyroid hormone signalling during early pregn...
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Oral Vitamin C reduces anxiety in high school students
Anxiety amongst school aged children is on the rise, now Vitamin C has been found to reduce anxiety, and increase academic performance as ...
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Eugenol in clove oil inhibits pathogenic E.Coli biofilms
Enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli (EHEC) is a food borne bacteria, causing abdominal cramps and diarrhoea.It is transmitted to hum...
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Do you want a probiotic with that?
ANTIBIOTIC use is associated with a range of gastrointestinal side effects such as Candida infections and antibiotic associated diarrhoea ...
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​Childhood food allergies in Australia – a snapshot
As practitioners and parents, we know that food allergies and intolerances are prevalent amongst our children and seem to...
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Antibiotics and Gut Health: Beyond Microbiota
Balancing the gut microbiome is important to optimal health but when treating digestive disorders, it is important to consider the nervous...
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