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    Visiting Oncologist, Dr Leong Ng, appointments available

    NIIM is pleased to announce that Consultant Physician - Oncologist, Dr Leong Ng MA, MB BChir MRCP FRCPE will be visiting the NIIM Clinic in March.

    Appointments for consultations are currently still available for 17-21 March.

    Dr Leong is an experienced oncologist with an understanding of both conventional and complementary treatment of cancer, including the adjuvant treatments provided by NIIM, such as Hyperthermia, PDT, and intravenous vitamin therapy.

    The National Institute of Integrative Medicine has recently moved

    Attention all NIIM patrons, friends and patients!

    The National Institute of Integrative Medicine recently moved to larger premises located at 21 Burwood Rd, Hawthorn. Our new NIIM home offers improved convenience with excellent onsite car-parking and close proximity to both Hawthorn Railway station and Tram 75 stops.
    Please see the map below for our new location.

    An open letter to our supporters and clients

    Friday 7 February 2014

    The National Institute of Integrative Medicine (NIIM) strongly supports rigorous, independent and scientific evidence-based research in all areas of complementary and alternative medicines (CAM). Doctors, healthcare professionals and consumers alike want to be empowered to make informed choices about healthcare, including CAM.

    ROLE MODELS - 22 August 2013

    This exciting event was a huge success - a few written comments from guests include:

    ‘Everything about the night was terrific’
    ‘The event was a total winner...everything was great’
    ‘Brilliant, awesome evening and well done to all concerned’
    ‘It was one of the best functions and formats I have been to’
    ‘The Role Models concept is so powerful...loved everything about it’
    ‘I left the function feeling so inspired and motivated...what a great event, can’t wait for the next one’
    ‘The night was great, the venue, role models, host, interviewer, entertainment…I could go on and on’

    Gastrointestinal Health - Professor Avni Sali's latest monthly article for The Melbourne Review

    After a brief hiatus Professor Sali has returned to The Melbourne Review. In his latest article Gastrointestinal Health article Professor Sali discusses the gastrointestinal system in particular: the importance of healthy gut bacteria, some of the most common gastrointestinal disorders as well as the integrative approach to maintaining your gastrointestinal health.


    Gastrointestinal Health

    Jully 2013


    NIIM Announces - Role Models 2013

    Vitamin C Kills Mycobacterium tuberculosis

    New research shows that 'Mycobacterium tuberculosis is extraordinarily sensitive to killing by a vitamin C-induced Fenton reaction'. In an article for titled Vitamin C Kills Mycobacterium tuberculosis Ricki Lewis, PhD outlines how Vitamin-C achieves this and how the application of Vitamin-C in treatment regimes could shorten the needed length of chemotherapy treatment.

    Dr Karin Ried interviewed on the Health Quest podcast

    Dr Karin Ried has been interviewed on the Health Quest podcast on her aged garlic extract trials and the results suggesting that Aged Garlic Extract can be an effective and tolerable treatment for hypertension. Visit the Health Quest website to read their article and listen to the interview.