NBRI Donation Form

$
Personal Info

Credit Card Info
This is a secure SSL encrypted payment.
Billing Details

Donation Total: $20.00

NBRI Donation Form

$
Personal Info

Credit Card Info
This is a secure SSL encrypted payment.
Billing Details

Donation Total: $20.00

Uncategorized

NBRI Blog head strip

Complementary and Alternative Medicines for Cancer: A Crisis in Communication

Rebecca Pearse   The use of Complementary and Alternative Medicines (CAMs) to treat cancer is a highly controversial topic. There are undoubtedly many advocates for CAMs who value such positive features as their “natural” properties and relative accessibility. However, there are serious concerns over whether non-traditional therapies, such as herbal medicine and nutritional supplements, are …

Complementary and Alternative Medicines for Cancer: A Crisis in Communication Read More »

NBRI Blog head strip

Explaining Racial Disparity in Aggressive Prostate Cancer: How Vitamin D might be the Key

Rebecca Pearse   Studies have reported that African American men in the United States face an increased risk of developing a more aggressive form of prostate cancer and an increased mortality rate from the disease compared to white men [1]. The source of this racial disparity has been a hot topic for debate in recent …

Explaining Racial Disparity in Aggressive Prostate Cancer: How Vitamin D might be the Key Read More »

NBRI Blog head strip

More is not necessarily better – sometimes it is just more!

Dr Maree Brinkman It is always tempting to think that if a little is good, then more must be so much better! Unfortunately, this principle does not always apply, particularly with regards to vitamin and mineral supplements. As a dietitian working in private practice, I see many patients who are taking so many supplements that …

More is not necessarily better – sometimes it is just more! Read More »

NBRI Blog head strip

Use of Complementary and Alternative Medicines (CAM) in the community

Hayden Green   In 2018 alone there were a reported 17 million new cancer diagnoses and approximately 9 million cancer deaths worldwide. Given the alarming statistics and subsequent emotional toll of such a diagnosis, it’s no surprise that cancer patients are willing to do whatever it takes to gain control over their deadly disease. The …

Use of Complementary and Alternative Medicines (CAM) in the community Read More »

Scroll to Top