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A Comparative Review of Thermography as a Breast Cancer Screening Technique
Breast cancer is the most frequently diagnosed cancer of women in North America. Despite advances in treatment that have reduced mortality, breast cancer remains the second leading cause of cancerExpand
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From type 2 diabetes to antioxidant activity: a systematic review of the safety and efficacy of common and cassia cinnamon bark.
Common (Cinnamomum verum, C. zeylanicum) and cassia (C. aromaticum) cinnamon have a long history of use as spices and flavouring agents. A number of pharmacological and clinical effects have beenExpand
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Melatonin in the treatment of cancer: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials and meta‐analysis
Abstract:  Most observational studies show an association between melatonin and cancer in humans. We conducted a systematic review of randomized controlled trials (RCTs) of melatonin in solid tumorExpand
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Acupuncture in Poststroke Rehabilitation: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized Trials
Background and Purpose— Acupuncture is a low-risk treatment with purported claims of effectiveness for poststroke rehabilitation. To comprehensively assess the efficacy of acupuncture in poststrokeExpand
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Selenium and Lung Cancer: A Systematic Review and Meta Analysis
Background Selenium is a natural health product widely used in the treatment and prevention of lung cancers, but large chemoprevention trials have yielded conflicting results. We conducted aExpand
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Vitamin A and Retinoid Derivatives for Lung Cancer: A Systematic Review and Meta Analysis
Background Despite reported antiproliferative activity of vitamin A and its common use for cancer, there is no comprehensive synthesis of its safety and efficacy in lung cancers. To address thisExpand
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Clinically based evidence of drug–herb interactions: a systematic review
Importance of the field: Healthcare practitioners are deeply concerned about drug–herb interactions and how concurrent administration may affect both the safety and effectiveness of prescribed drugs.Expand
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Naturopathic Care for Anxiety: A Randomized Controlled Trial ISRCTN78958974
Background Anxiety is a serious personal health condition and represents a substantial burden to overall quality of life. Additionally anxiety disorders represent a significant cost to the healthExpand
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Soy, Red Clover, and Isoflavones and Breast Cancer: A Systematic Review
Background Soy and red clover isoflavones are controversial due to purported estrogenic activity and possible effects on breast cancer. We conducted a systematic review of soy and red clover forExpand
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Naturopathic Care for Chronic Low Back Pain: A Randomized Trial
Objective Chronic low back pain represents a substantial cost to employers through benefits coverage and days missed due to incapacity. We sought to explore the effectiveness of Naturopathic care onExpand
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