Heather Zwickey

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Affiliation: Helfgott Research Institute
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The effect of Echinacea purpurea, Astragalus membranaceus and Glycyrrhiza glabra on CD25 expression in humans: a pilot study
    Heather Zwickey
    Helfgott Research Institute, National College of Natural Medicine, Portland, OR 97201, USA
    Phytother Res 21:1109-12. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Binaural beat technology in humans: a pilot study to assess neuropsychologic, physiologic, and electroencephalographic effects
    HELANE WAHBEH
    Helfgott Research Institute, National College of Natural Medicine, Portland, OR 97201, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 13:199-206. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint The effect of Echinacea purpurea, Astragalus membranaceus and Glycyrrhiza glabra on CD69 expression and immune cell activation in humans
    Julie Brush
    Helfgott Research Institute, National College of Naturopathic Medicine, Portland, OR, USA
    Phytother Res 20:687-95. 2006
  4. doi request reprint A train the trainer model for integrating evidence-based medicine into a complementary and alternative medicine training program
    Elizabeth S Allen
    Portland VA Medical Center, Portland, OR 97207, USA
    Explore (NY) 7:88-93. 2011
  5. pmc One method for objective adherence measurement in mind-body medicine
    HELANE WAHBEH
    Department of Neurology, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 17:175-7. 2011
  6. doi request reprint A telemetric study of physiologic changes in mice with induced autoimmune encephalomyelitis
    Abigail C Buenafe
    Department of Neurology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Lab Anim (NY) 37:361-8. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Pilot study of inflammatory responses following a negative imaginal focus in persons with chronic pain: analysis by sex/gender
    Beth D Darnall
    Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    Gend Med 7:247-60. 2010
  8. pmc Is prayer CAM?
    Kim Tippens
    Helfgott Research Institute, National College of Natural Medicine, Portland, OR 09201, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 15:435-8. 2009
  9. doi request reprint An integrative approach to interstitial cystitis
    Corina Dunlap
    National College of Natural Medicine, Portland, OR 97201 4848, USA
    Explore (NY) 9:48-52. 2013
  10. doi request reprint An alternative treatment for cervical intraepithelial neoplasia II, III
    Summer Swanick
    Natural Health Center, National College of Natural Medicine, Portland, Oregon 97210, USA
    Integr Cancer Ther 8:164-7. 2009

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Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint The effect of Echinacea purpurea, Astragalus membranaceus and Glycyrrhiza glabra on CD25 expression in humans: a pilot study
    Heather Zwickey
    Helfgott Research Institute, National College of Natural Medicine, Portland, OR 97201, USA
    Phytother Res 21:1109-12. 2007
    ..CD25 expression remains elevated with daily use of Echinacea for at least 7 days...
  2. ncbi request reprint Binaural beat technology in humans: a pilot study to assess neuropsychologic, physiologic, and electroencephalographic effects
    HELANE WAHBEH
    Helfgott Research Institute, National College of Natural Medicine, Portland, OR 97201, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 13:199-206. 2007
    ..Our secondary objective was to gather preliminary data on neuropsychologic and physiologic effects of binaural beat technology...
  3. ncbi request reprint The effect of Echinacea purpurea, Astragalus membranaceus and Glycyrrhiza glabra on CD69 expression and immune cell activation in humans
    Julie Brush
    Helfgott Research Institute, National College of Naturopathic Medicine, Portland, OR, USA
    Phytother Res 20:687-95. 2006
    ..This activation took place within 24 h of ingestion, and continued for at least 7 days. In addition, these three herbs had an additive effect on CD69 expression when used in combination...
  4. doi request reprint A train the trainer model for integrating evidence-based medicine into a complementary and alternative medicine training program
    Elizabeth S Allen
    Portland VA Medical Center, Portland, OR 97207, USA
    Explore (NY) 7:88-93. 2011
    ..In order to define the role evidence-based decision making has in CAM practice, CAM professionals must have a full understanding of evidence-based medicine (EBM) concepts...
  5. pmc One method for objective adherence measurement in mind-body medicine
    HELANE WAHBEH
    Department of Neurology, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 17:175-7. 2011
    ..This brief methods report describes one method for objectively measuring home practice adherence using a custom monitoring software program...
  6. doi request reprint A telemetric study of physiologic changes in mice with induced autoimmune encephalomyelitis
    Abigail C Buenafe
    Department of Neurology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Lab Anim (NY) 37:361-8. 2008
    ..Further investigation may establish these methods as a system for studying the relationships between MS progression and autonomic regulation of physiological status...
  7. doi request reprint Pilot study of inflammatory responses following a negative imaginal focus in persons with chronic pain: analysis by sex/gender
    Beth D Darnall
    Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    Gend Med 7:247-60. 2010
    ..Recent evidence suggests that differential stress and immune responses may play a role in the sex/gender disparity for pain. Pain pathology and psychological stress are both associated with elevated levels of proinflammatory cytokines...
  8. pmc Is prayer CAM?
    Kim Tippens
    Helfgott Research Institute, National College of Natural Medicine, Portland, OR 09201, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 15:435-8. 2009
    ..OBJECTIVES: This paper discusses the implications of conflating prayer and CAM, especially regarding the definitions of both concepts and the resulting statistics of CAM utilization...
  9. doi request reprint An integrative approach to interstitial cystitis
    Corina Dunlap
    National College of Natural Medicine, Portland, OR 97201 4848, USA
    Explore (NY) 9:48-52. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to observe the effect of a combined pharmacologic and complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) treatment, which included biotherapeutic drainage, for a young woman with interstitial cystitis (IC)...
  10. doi request reprint An alternative treatment for cervical intraepithelial neoplasia II, III
    Summer Swanick
    Natural Health Center, National College of Natural Medicine, Portland, Oregon 97210, USA
    Integr Cancer Ther 8:164-7. 2009
    ..This report describes a case of a woman with progressive and recurrent cervical dysplasia 4 years after cervical conization for severe dysplasia...
  11. pmc Treatment of experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis with alpha lipoic acid and associative conditioning
    Richard E Jones
    VA Medical Center, 3710 SW Veterans Hospital Road, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 22:538-43. 2008
    ..These results demonstrate an approach for conducting therapeutic conditioning trials in EAE mice and suggest considerations for future investigations...
  12. pmc The Vanguard Faculty program: research training for complementary and alternative medicine faculty
    Erin N Connelly
    Helfgott Research Institute, National College of Natural Medicine, Portland, OR 97201, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 16:1117-23. 2010
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  13. ncbi request reprint Randomized trial of two mind-body interventions for weight-loss maintenance
    Charles Elder
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 13:67-78. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the feasibility and clinical impact of two mind-body interventions for weight-loss maintenance...
  14. ncbi request reprint Binaural beat technology in humans: a pilot study to assess psychologic and physiologic effects
    HELANE WAHBEH
    Helfgott Research Institute, National College of Natural Medicine, Portland, OR 97201, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 13:25-32. 2007
    ..Listeners to binaural beat "hear" a beat at a frequency equal to the difference between the frequencies of the applied tones...

Research Grants1