CORVALLIS, Ore. –April 15, 2013 - Despite concerns that have been expressed about possible health risks from high intake of vitamin E, a new review concludes that biological mechanisms exist to routinely eliminate excess levels of the vitamin, and they make it almost impossible to take a harmful amount. Taking too much vitamin E is not a concern. Researchers have found two major systems in the liver that work to control the level of vitamin E and excrete any excess. Posted April 19, 2013. Read more »
The Physician Training is April 6-13, 2013, and the Public Conference is April 7, 2013, at Gold Coast Outrigger Hotel in Queensland, Australia. Read more »
This congress is committed to improving global health care by bringing together business, political and academic leaders to collaborate and improve the overall quality and cost of health delivery in the United States and throughout the world. April 8-10, 2013-Washington D.C. More information.
At this conference, Australia’s oldest natural therapy association brings together international and Australian speakers, researchers, academics, herbal and naturopathic practioners, students and more to discuss trends in complementary medicine. April 12-14, 2013-Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. More information.
This conference emphasizes botanical therapies for chronic conditions and also features herb walks in the desert. April 13 & 14, 2013 – Tempe, AZ. Information & Registration
The purpose of this conference is to review, discuss, and explore the confluence of current research topics in natural products chemistry, pharmacognosy, and botanicals. April 15-18, 2013 — Oxford, MS. Read more.
This event is a national celebration of herbs and their uses for health, beauty, and culinary enjoyment. Self-directed events across the country will educate the public about the significance and health benefits of herbs. Saturday, May 4th, 2013. Learn more about Herb Day.
Presented by the Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine at the University of Arizona College of Medicine, this conference assembles internationally-recognized researchers, clinicians, educators, and chefs, all of whose work focuses on the interface between nutrition and healthful living. May 13-15, 2013 – Seattle, WA. Information & Registration
This conference will will emphasize dietary and lifestyle approaches to improving human health and preventing or treating disease, including dietary supplements, micronutrients, and antioxidants. They anticipate a strong scientific look at the cutting edge of nutrition research. May 15-18, 2013—Corvallis, OR USA Information & Registration