10 December 2019 After reviewing the competitively high standard of research papers undertaken in 2019, NICM has announced their 2019 recipients of Best Researcher Paper Award, congratulations to Justin Sinclair, Dr Mike Armour, and Associate Professor Genevieve Steiner.
9 December 2019 IBISWorld discussed in the November report, Alternative Health Therapies in Australia, industry growth which is anticipated to reach $4.5 billion by 2025, regulatory challenges, private health insurance rebates, and the anticipated final government review in 2020.
28 November 2019 NICM will enhance academic knowledge and research initiatives in traditional medicine with two new international research collaborations with the All India Institute of Ayurveda and China's Tsinghua University's School of Pharmaceutical Sciences.
12 November 2019 Endometriosis is a chronic, inflammatory condition where tissue similar to the lining of the uterus is found outside of the womb. It affects around one in ten women of reproductive age, causing pain, infertility and gastrointestinal symptoms.
12 November 2019 A new study lead by NICM reports that one in eight Australian women with endometriosis use cannabis to alleviate pain and other symptoms, rating the plant based medicine as the most effective way to self-manage the disorder.
30 October 2019 NICM researchers presented an interactive workshop ‘GP Wellbeing: Looking after myself and looking after my patients’ at RACGP 2019 conference this month. The workshop was designed to allow participants to explore evidence-based strategies to optimise their own wellbeing.
21 October 2019 Commencing in early 2020, NICM Health Research Institute’s Dr Mitchell Low will undertake a new project to help understand how natural products interact together, focusing on when the activity of each compound increases in combination.