Prevalence and correlates of herbal medicine use among type 2 diabetic patients

April 3, 2018

Source BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine

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Date of publication: Mar 18

Publication type: Journal article

In a nutshell: The aim of the study was to explore the prevalence and correlates of herbal medicine use with different sociodemographic variables among type 2 diabetes patients visiting the diabetic follow-up clinic of University of Gondar comprehensive specialized hospital (UOGCSH), Ethiopia.

Some important notes: This article may be available via NHS Athens or through your local NHS Library. To search for your nearest library, please see http://www.hlisd.org/

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Impact of mulberry leaf extract on type 2 diabetes

July 24, 2017

Source: Complementary Therapies in Medicine

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Date of publication: June 17

Publication type: Journal article

In a nutshell: Mulberry leaves have been used anecdotally in Asia to treat many disease states, including glucose abnormalities. Animal and human studies illustrate potential benefit of mulberry leaf extract (MLE) in type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM2). The purpose of this study is to evaluate the glycemic and safety effects of MLE in patients with DM2.

Some important notes: This article may be available via NHS Athens or through your local NHS Library. To search for your nearest library, please see http://www.hlisd.org/