In Memoriam

In Memoriam: Margot Kidder

Review Article

Characteristics of 218 Recent Reviews on Natural Health Products in Integrative Cancer Care: A Bibliometric Analysis of Trends in the Research Literature

Review Article

Kynurenine and IDO: Immunological Markers and Actors

Case Report

High Dose Vitamin C and Influenza: A Case Report

Book Review

Book Review: Outside The Box Cancer Therapies

Celebrating 50 Years of Orthomolecular Medicine in 2018

The term ‘orthomolecular’ was first used by Linus Pauling in his seminal article, Orthomolecular Psychiatry, published in the journal Science, April 19, 1968. Orthomolecular medicine, as conceptualized by Pauling and established through the pioneering leadership of Abram Hoffer is defined as the therapeutic use of substances that occur naturally in the body. Originally defined in the context of treating and preventing psychiatric diseases, the intent of orthomolecular therapy is to provide the optimal molecular environment for the brain and other tissues by altering the intake of nutrients such as vitamins (and their metabolites), minerals, trace elements, macronutrients, as well as other naturally occurring metabolically active substances.


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