Clinical Guide to Nutrition and Dietary Supplements in Disease Management book cover

Clinical Guide to Nutrition and Dietary Supplements in Disease Management

This comprehensive resource uses evidence-based information to support the clinical use of natural herbs, supplements, and nutrients. It includes therapeutic protocols that can be used to manage or support other treatment regimes in promoting health, as well as preventing and treating disease. Key information on indications, doses, interactions, and side effects ensure safe, effective use of natural remedies.

Hardbound, 472 Pages

Published: August 2003

Imprint: Churchill Livingstone

ISBN: 978-0-443-07193-5

Contents

  • Part 1: The Principles of Nutritional Medicine
    1. The Science of Nutritional Medicine
    2. The Art of Nutritional Medicine: Patient-Centered Care
    3. Self-Regulation: Pathophysiological Mechanisms Influencing Health and Disease
    4. Towards Nutritional Health: Choosing Food or Supplements
    5. Supplements: Principles and Practice
    6. Assessment of Nutritional Status
    7. Laboratory Diagnosis and Nutritional Medicine
    Part 2: Disease Management
    8. Acne
    9. Allergic Rhinitis
    10. Alzheimer’s Disease
    11. Anxiety
    12. Asthma
    13. Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy
    14. Breast Disease
    15. Candidiasis
    16. Cataract
    17. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    18. Cervical Cancer
    19. Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
    20. Colon Cancer
    21. Coryza
    22. Depression
    23. Diabetes Mellitus
    24. Eczema/Atopic Dermatitis
    25. Fibromyalgia
    26. Food Intolerance
    27. Gout
    28. Herpes Infection
    29. Hypertension
    30. Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    31. Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    32. Insomnia
    33. Ischemic Heart Disease
    34. Menopause
    35. Migraine
    36. Osteoarthritis
    37. Osteoporosis
    38. Peptic Ulcer Syndrome
    39. Peripheral Arterial Disease
    40. Premenstrual Syndrome
    41. Prostate Cancer
    42. Psoriasis
    43. Rheumatoid Arthritis
    44. Stones—Cholelithiasis and Urolithiasis
    45. Recurrent Urinary Tract Infections
    46. Venous Disorders
    Part 3: Dietary Supplements
    47. Astragalus Membranaceus
    48. Bilberry Fruit (Vaccinium Myrtillus)
    49. Biotin
    50. Black Cohosh (Cimicifuga Racemosa)
    51. Boron
    52. Bromelain (Ananas Comosus)
    53. Calcium
    54. Carotenoids
    55. Chamomile (Matricaria Recutita)
    56. Chaste Tree (Vitex Angus-Castus L)
    57. Choline
    58. Chromium (Cr)
    59. Coenzyme Q10 (Ubiquinone)
    60. Copper (Cu)
    61. Echinacea
    62. Evening Primrose Oil (EPO)
    63. Feverfew (Tanacetum Parthenium)
    64. Fish Oils
    65. Flavonoids
    66. Fluoride
    67. Folate
    68. Garlic (Allium Sativum)
    69. Ginger (Zingiberis Officinale)
    70. Ginkgo Biloba
    71. Ginseng (Eleutherococcus Senticosus & Panax Ginseng)
    72. Golden seal (Hydrastis Canadensis)
    73. Green-lipped Mussel (Perna Canaliculata)
    74. Hawthorn (Crataegus Laevigata)
    75. Iodine (I)
    76. Iron
    77. Kava Kava (Piper Methysticum)
    78. Licorice (Liquiritia Officinalis)
    79. Magnesium (Mg)
    80. Manganese (Mn)
    81. Meadowsweet (Filipendula Ulmaria L)
    82. Mistletoe (Viscum Album)
    83. Pau D’ Arco (Tabebuia spp.)
    84. Peppermint (Mentha X Piperita L)
    85. Phytochemicals (Phytonutrients)
    86. Phytoestrogens
    87. Phytosterols
    88. Potassium (K)
    89. Quercetin
    90. Saw Palmetto (Serenoa Repens)
    91. Selenium (Se)
    92. Sodium (Na)
    93. Soy Products
    94. St. John’s Wort (Hypericum Perforatum)
    95. Stinging Nettle (Urtica Dioica)
    96. Turmeric (Curcuma Longa)
    97. Valerian (Valeriana Officinalis)
    98. Vitamin A
    99. Vitamin B1 (Thiamin)
    100. Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin)
    101. Vitamin B3 (Niacin)
    102. Vitamin B5 (Pantothenic Acid)
    103. Vitamin B6
    104. Vitamin B12 (Cobalamin)
    105. Vitamin C (Ascorbate)
    106. Vitamin D
    107. Vitamin E
    108. Vitamin K
    109. Witch Hazel (Hamamelis Virginiana L)
    110. Zinc (Zn)
    Appendices
    Appendix A Definitions and Sources of Dose Information
    Appendix B Abbreviations

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