This study is no longer recruiting particiapants. A natural remedy to help lower blood sugar? Are you 18-75 years old? Do you have type 2 diabetes? **New recruitment range!** Is your hemoglobin A1C between 6.5-10.5%? Are you free from severe...
Objective: To examine whether low maternal dietary intake of vitamin C and low maternal plasma ascorbic acid (AA) concentrations are associated with an increased risk of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM). Methods: Cases were 67 women with GDM...
Objectives: To test the hypotheses that (1) people with neuromuscular disease (NMD) have multiple risk factors for cardiovascular disease and diabetes and (2) these risk factors worsen over time. Design: Longitudinal testing with average 2.5-...
Accurate descriptions of naturopathic medicine as a whole system of medical practice are rare in the literature and non-existent for type 2 diabetes. METHODS: Using retrospective analysis of medical records at an academic naturopathic outpatient...
Objective: To develop a model to direct the prescription of nutritional and botanical medicines in the treatment of type 2 diabetes for both clinical and research purposes. Methods: Available literature on nutritional and botanical medicines was...
Goals: The goal of this study was to examine the effect of a standardized silybin and soy phosphatidylcholine complex (IdB 1016) on serum markers of iron status. Background: Milk thistle and its components are widely used as an alternative therapy...
Goals: The goal of this study was to examine the effect of a standardized silybin and soy phosphatidylcholine complex (IdB 1016) on serum markers of iron status. Background: Milk thistle and its components are widely used as an alternative therapy...
Background The quality of health care after myocardial infarction (MI) may be lacking; in particular, guidelines for nonpharmacologic interventions (cardiac rehabilitation, smoking cessation) may receive insufficient priority. We identified gaps...
Objectives The objectives of this study were to explore the association between complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) use as reported by youth, and parents' and children's reported quality of life in youth with diabetes. Design The study...