Natural Standard

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Natural Standard
Natural Standard (emblem).jpg
Motto The Authority on Integrative Medicine
Formation 2000 (2000)
Type Research Collaboration
Purpose Evidence-based health care information
Headquarters Somerville, MA
Region served Worldwide
Official language English, Spanish
Co-founders Catherine Ulbricht, Ethan Basch
Staff Over 500 worldwide contributors
Website www.naturalstandard.com

Natural Standard is an international research collaboration that systematically reviews scientific evidence on complementary and alternative medicine (CAM).[1] Together with the faculty of Harvard Medical School, Natural Standard provides consumer information on CAM for Harvard Health Publications[2] and Susan G. Komen for the Cure.[3] Natural Standard also provides information on herbal medicine and dietary supplements to MedlinePlus,[4] which is produced and maintained by the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

History[edit]

Natural Standard Research Collaboration was founded in 2000 to serve as a clearing house for information on evidence-based medicine covering numerous healthcare disciplines. This international effort involves authors, editors, and peer reviewers from multiple academic and research institutions.

Founders[edit]

Senior Editorial Board[edit]

Members of the Natural Standard Senior Editorial Board[5] include:

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Authority on Integrative Medicine". Natural Standard. Retrieved 2013-02-19. 
  2. ^ Harvard Health Publications: Complementary/Alternative Medicine.[dead link]
  3. ^ "Susan G. Komen for the Cure: Complementary Therapies Resources". Ww5.komen.org. Retrieved 2013-02-19. 
  4. ^ "MedlinePlus: Herbs and Supplements". Nlm.nih.gov. Retrieved 2013-02-19. 
  5. ^ "Natural Standard Senior Editorial Board". Naturalstandard.com. Retrieved 2013-02-19. 

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