22 March 2018 Nutrients found in food may help reduce the symptoms of psychotic illness, when used in the early stages of treatment. The systematic review, examined if nutrient supplementation could provide effective 'add on' treatment for young people with psychosis.
19 March 2018 Medicinal Cannabis Education, a new partnership and education initiative created by NICM Health Research Institute, The National Institute of Integrative Medicine and the Australasian College of Nutritional and Environmental Medicine is set to deliver practical training and resources on medicinal cannabis for doctors, allied health practitioners and the public.
26 February 2018 Australian study underscores importance of effective education programmes. New research has found that an effective childbirth education programme – which significantly reduced the incidence of caesarean births - could save an average of $808 per woman.
16 February 2018 The Therapeutic Goods Amendment (2017 Measures No. 1) Bill 2017 has passed both houses of parliament with the Senate passing the Bill overnight, legislating the next tranche of reforms recommended by the 2014 Review of Medicines and Medical Devices.
22 December 2017 With 2018 fast approaching and the holiday season in full swing, we would like to thank you, our stakeholders, research partners and colleagues, who have contributed so much over recent years.
Thank you for sharing our vision and making 2017 a significant milestone in NICM’s 10th year.
22 December 2017 NICM researchers have featured prominently in the media resulting from recent research papers published about preventing and treating neurocognitive and mental health disorders, as well as women’s health.
20 December 2017 New research into sperm health is aiming to assist couples trying to conceive this holiday season. For many people, falling pregnant is the best Christmas present they could hope for, however statistics show that one is six Australian couples have difficulty conceiving.