News

Chondroitin sulfate for knee osteoarthritis

High quality chondroitin sulfate is as good as the nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug, celecoxib for the treatment of knee osteoarthritis.

Polyphenols reduce inflammation

Polyphenol intake while on oral contraceptives reduces inflammation in women of child-bearing age, a new study reveals.

Dry needling may be as beneficial as cortisone

New research shows that dry needling is non-inferior to cortisone injections in treating greater trochanteric pain syndrome.

Sunscreen may cause vitamin D deficiency

A clinical review shows that widespread vitamin D deficiency is likely due to inadequate sun exposure related to sunscreen use.

Recent updates to the Interactions Database

The IMgateway Interactions Database continues to expand with some more recent additions..

Fish oil in pregnancy reduces wheeze in children

The risk of asthma among children may be significantly lowered when women consume fish oil during pregnancy, new research shows.
Events

Pharmaceutical Society of Australia (PSA) Conference 2017

The 2017 Pharmaceutical Society of Australia's flagship annual conference runs from July 28-30 at The Hyatt Regency in Sydney. This year, it will be a global ev ...

ACNEM Training - Brisbane

The Australasian College of Nutritional and Environmental Medicine (ACNEM) will run it's Primary Modules providing an introduction and overview of NEM with ...

11th Annual A5M Healthy Ageing and Aesthetic Medicine Conference 2017

The A5M Annual Conference is the premier educational and networking event for Australia’s preventative, personalised and aesthetic medical professionals. ...

Lifestyle Medicine Conference 2017

The Australasian Society of Lifestyle Medicine (ASLM) will be hosting their second international conference with an impressive line-up of leaders in scienc ...

NICM Symposium: Clinical Trials in Integrative Medicine

Clinical trials in integrative medicine pose a unique challenge due to the complex nature of the interventions. The symposium will discuss strategies and soluti ...

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    Dr Maria Lombardo (South West Regional Training Group Coordinator)
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    Bernadette Sinclair (Nurse Manager, Quality Support Unit Prince Charles Hospital)