ACT NOW TO PROTECT COMPOUNDED BIOIDENTICAL HORMONES!! Please share your story! We need to collect as many positive stories about cBHRT as possible before the FDA decides to ban these crucial hormones and our quality of life! Please send your testimonial right away to Lori@MixturesRx.com! We appreciate your support! The FDA’s announcement regarding bioidentical hormones came just hours […]
Adrenal Fatigue – The Stress is Killing Me!
Is this the latest buzz word in the naturopathic community? What exactly does this mean? Why doesn’t my “regular” doctor look for this? If I have this, how can I heal? These are all legitimate questions that I will try to answer. It’s a buzz word!?: There are lots of different names for Adrenal Fatigue […]
Pre and Pro-Biotics – Bacteria for Brunch?
So let’s start at the beginning: Our gut. Our intestines are known as our second brain. It contains neurotransmitters, like serotonin, just like the brain, and is very reactive to our emotions. Our gut also controls what goes in and out of our bodies. This means that our intestines not only control the nutrition entering […]
Histamine – What are you doing to me?
I think most of us are pretty comfortable with the fact that when we have an allergy, histamine is the primary culprit that causes our eyes and skin to itch. This little protein molecule is stored primarily in Mast Cells and when released (through degranulation) can signal an inflammatory response and itching. Histamine is found […]
What is Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN)?
Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN) is a much smaller dose of naltrexone than what is offered commercially. You can go to any pharmacy and get naltrexone in a 50mg tablet, but we are working with doses from 1.5-4.5mg. There is a lot of ongoing research into this medication at the micro doses, but we will probably […]
The Media Catches a Clue… And, Naturally, Comes to the WRONG Conclusion
Recently, CBS News posted an investigative report about a TELEMARKETING SCAM. Yes, yelling capital letters on the word “Telemarketing.” The original story can be found here, but here’s the breakdown. A telemarketing company has been calling people over the phone and asking whether they are in pain and whether they think this requires medications or […]
The FDA vs. Compounding Pharmacies: a Case of Blinders and Bias
All of you who follow our page have been impacted by our compounding pharmacy or are curious about what compounding can provide to you. Let me first define what compounding is. Compounding is making small batches of medication for personalized care for their patients. When you bring us your prescription we make it for YOU. […]
Magnesium and Diabetes: Delicious Treatment
Recently an article was posted on WorldHealth.net on preventing Type II Diabetes with increased magnesium intake. You can read the short article here. Four medical journal articles on the subject have been published in Diabetes Care (a medical journal funded by the American Diabetes Association) on the subject, including a Meta-Analysis (a study made up of […]
What is Low Dose Naltrexone Treatment, What Can It Do For You, and What Can You Do For Research?
This is a blog we posted around 2011. We are trying to get the word out about this treatment and help fuel research. Please read and follow the links and YouTube video below! Thank you so much! Your’s In Health, Mixtures Pharmacy Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN) is a much smaller dose of naltrexone than what […]
What is Sugar? by PharmD Candidate V. Chyan
Overview Carbohydrates, or sugars, are made up of molecules that are known as monosaccharides (mono=one, saccharide= sugar compound). These monosaccharides are simple sugars and consist of glucose, fructose, and galactose. The 3 molecules are the building blocks of carbohydrates. Glucose can be found in a variety of food and fruits and is primarily used in […]