Amy C Brown

Summary

Affiliation: University of Hawaii
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Medical nutrition therapy as a potential complementary treatment for psoriasis--five case reports
    Amy C Brown
    Department of Human Nutrition, Food and Animal Sciences, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 1955 East West Road, Rm 216, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Altern Med Rev 9:297-307. 2004
  2. doi Existing dietary guidelines for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis
    Amy C Brown
    Department of Complementary and Alternative Medicine, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 651 Ilalo Street, MEB 223, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Expert Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol 5:411-25. 2011
  3. doi Gluten sensitivity: problems of an emerging condition separate from celiac disease
    Amy C Brown
    Department of Complementary and Alternative Medicine, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii, 651 Ilalo Street, MEB 223, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Expert Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol 6:43-55. 2012
  4. doi Anticancer activity of Morinda citrifolia (Noni) fruit: a review
    Amy C Brown
    Department of Complementary and Alternative Medicine, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813, USA
    Phytother Res 26:1427-40. 2012
  5. doi Autoimmune and gastrointestinal dysfunctions: does a subset of children with autism reveal a broader connection?
    Amy C Brown
    Department of Complementary and Alternative Medicine, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 651 Ilalo Street, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Expert Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol 5:465-77. 2011
  6. doi Does evidence exist to include dietary therapy in the treatment of Crohn's disease?
    Amy C Brown
    Department of Complementary and Alternative Medicine, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii, 651 Ilalo Street, MEB 223, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Expert Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol 4:191-215. 2010
  7. doi Ginger's (Zingiber officinale Roscoe) inhibition of rat colonic adenocarcinoma cells proliferation and angiogenesis in vitro
    Amy C Brown
    Department of Complementary and Alternative Medicine, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Phytother Res 23:640-5. 2009
  8. ncbi Traditional kava beverage consumption and liver function tests in a predominantly Tongan population in Hawaii
    Amy C Brown
    Department of Complementary and Alternative Medicine, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
    Clin Toxicol (Phila) 45:549-56. 2007
  9. ncbi The anti-cancer effects of poi (Colocasia esculenta) on colonic adenocarcinoma cells In vitro
    Amy C Brown
    Department of Human Nutrition, Food and Animal Sciences, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, 96822, USA
    Phytother Res 19:767-71. 2005
  10. ncbi Effectiveness of kukui nut oil as a topical treatment for psoriasis
    Amy C Brown
    Department of Human Nutrition, Food and Animal Sciences, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, 96822, USA
    Int J Dermatol 44:684-7. 2005

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi Medical nutrition therapy as a potential complementary treatment for psoriasis--five case reports
    Amy C Brown
    Department of Human Nutrition, Food and Animal Sciences, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 1955 East West Road, Rm 216, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Altern Med Rev 9:297-307. 2004
    ..These results suggest a dietary regimen based on Edgar Cayce's readings may be an effective medical nutrition therapy for the complementary treatment of psoriasis; however, further research is warranted to confirm these results...
  2. doi Existing dietary guidelines for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis
    Amy C Brown
    Department of Complementary and Alternative Medicine, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 651 Ilalo Street, MEB 223, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Expert Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol 5:411-25. 2011
    ..Mixed advice exists regarding probiotics. Enteral nutrition is recommended for Crohn's disease patients in Japan, which differs from practices in the USA...
  3. doi Gluten sensitivity: problems of an emerging condition separate from celiac disease
    Amy C Brown
    Department of Complementary and Alternative Medicine, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii, 651 Ilalo Street, MEB 223, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Expert Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol 6:43-55. 2012
    ..It is time to not only recognize, but to treat and further research gluten sensitivity, as unconfirmed environmental factors continue to spread this problem further into the general population...
  4. doi Anticancer activity of Morinda citrifolia (Noni) fruit: a review
    Amy C Brown
    Department of Complementary and Alternative Medicine, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813, USA
    Phytother Res 26:1427-40. 2012
    ..The isolation of the active component warrants further research...
  5. doi Autoimmune and gastrointestinal dysfunctions: does a subset of children with autism reveal a broader connection?
    Amy C Brown
    Department of Complementary and Alternative Medicine, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 651 Ilalo Street, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Expert Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol 5:465-77. 2011
    ..Sufficient evidence exists to support that a subgroup of children with autism may suffer from concomitant immune-related GI symptoms...
  6. doi Does evidence exist to include dietary therapy in the treatment of Crohn's disease?
    Amy C Brown
    Department of Complementary and Alternative Medicine, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii, 651 Ilalo Street, MEB 223, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Expert Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol 4:191-215. 2010
    ....
  7. doi Ginger's (Zingiber officinale Roscoe) inhibition of rat colonic adenocarcinoma cells proliferation and angiogenesis in vitro
    Amy C Brown
    Department of Complementary and Alternative Medicine, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Phytother Res 23:640-5. 2009
    ..Further research is warranted to test 6-gingerol in animal studies as a potential anticancer plant bioactive in the complementary treatment of cancer...
  8. ncbi Traditional kava beverage consumption and liver function tests in a predominantly Tongan population in Hawaii
    Amy C Brown
    Department of Complementary and Alternative Medicine, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
    Clin Toxicol (Phila) 45:549-56. 2007
    ..To determine the effects of traditionally prepared kava beverages on the liver function tests of regular kava beverage consumers in a population of Tongan and non-Tongan residents of Hawaii (Oahu)...
  9. ncbi The anti-cancer effects of poi (Colocasia esculenta) on colonic adenocarcinoma cells In vitro
    Amy C Brown
    Department of Human Nutrition, Food and Animal Sciences, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, 96822, USA
    Phytother Res 19:767-71. 2005
    ..Our results suggest for the first time that poi may have novel tumor specific anti-cancer activities and future research is suggested with animal studies and human clinical trials...
  10. ncbi Effectiveness of kukui nut oil as a topical treatment for psoriasis
    Amy C Brown
    Department of Human Nutrition, Food and Animal Sciences, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, 96822, USA
    Int J Dermatol 44:684-7. 2005
    ....
  11. pmc A non-dairy probiotic's (poi) influence on changing the gastrointestinal tract's microflora environment
    Amy C Brown
    Department of Human Nutrition, Food and Animal Sciences, University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA
    Altern Ther Health Med 11:58-64. 2005
    ..A potential new probiotic from a Polynesian traditional food is poi; a starchy paste made from the corm of taro plants...
  12. ncbi Indigenous Hawaiian nonmedical and medical use of the kukui tree
    Ryan A K Young
    John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 11:397-400. 2005
  13. pmc The medicinal uses of poi
    Amy C Brown
    Department of Human Nutrition, Food and Animal Sciences, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 1955 East West Road, Room 216, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Nutr Clin Care 7:69-74. 2004
    ..Documented evidence suggests that poi shows promise for use in infants with allergies or failure-to-thrive. However, to support previous findings, more research needs to be conducted with poi and its potential use as a probiotic...
  14. ncbi Tricarboxylic-acid-cycle intermediates and cycle endurance capacity
    Amy C Brown
    Dept of Human Nutrition, Food and Animal Sciences, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Int J Sport Nutr Exerc Metab 14:720-9. 2004
    ..1 +/- 3.2, P = 15 +/- 2 min). Taking a dietary sport supplement containing several TCAIs and supporting substances for 3 wk does not improve cycling performance at 75 % VO2peak or speed recovery from previously fatiguing exercise...