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Systematic review of herbs and dietary supplements for glycemic control in diabetes.
TLDR
There is still insufficient evidence to draw definitive conclusions about the efficacy of individual herbs and supplements for diabetes; however, they appear to be generally safe.
Tai chi exercise in patients with chronic heart failure: a randomized clinical trial.
TLDR
Tai chi exercise may improve quality of life, mood, and exercise self-efficacy in patients with HF.
Use of complementary therapies in patients with cardiovascular disease.
Impact of Tai Chi exercise on multiple fracture-related risk factors in post-menopausal osteopenic women: a pilot pragmatic, randomized trial
TLDR
The results affirm the value of a more definitive, longer-term trial of TC for osteopenic women, adequately powered to detect clinically relevant effects of TC on attenuation of BMD loss and reduction of fall risk in this population.
Tai chi in patients with heart failure with preserved ejection fraction.
TLDR
Tai chi is feasible and safe in heart failure with preserved ejection fraction and therepeutic endpoints appear similar with TC relative to aerobic exercise despite a lower aerobic training workload.
Complementary and Alternative Medicine Therapies for Diabetes: A Clinical Review
TLDR
Biologically based practices and mind-body medicine are the most common CAM modalities used and studied for the treatment of diabetes in the West and are the focus of this review.
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