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. […]
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 […]
“The Change,” Why Does It Sound So Pleasant When All I Want To Do Is Scream? Non-hormonal Treatment of Menopause Symptoms
We live in a wonderful time where hormones are readily available to women for the treatment of menopause symptoms. Hot flashes, fatigue, weight gain, hair loss, and low libido can all be treated with hormone replacement of estrogens (yes that’s plural), progesterone, and testosterone. It’s all about balance, but sometimes the hormones cause undesirable side […]
Lean, Mean, Protein… Confusing?
So we’ve all heard about these crazy high protein diets. The Atkins diet seems like a good idea, but is it really? Let’s go over protein, our last macro-nutrient. Protein is a great nutrient, but, as with anything, everything in moderation. Your body uses up it’s own proteins every day and these proteins need to […]
Not Right Now! I have a headache: Migraines, their causes, and their treatments
Do you have that friend that says, “Oh, I just can’t do it it’s giving me a migraine,” but they are out and about doing other things? I am beginning to believe that the word “migraine” is one of the most over used excuses in the English dictionary. Now, I am not saying that there […]
A Quick Introduction!
So Lori, our fearless leader, has informed me that some of you thought she was the one writing the blog posts! That is my fault. I guess it was a bit of a shock when you found out if was some girl under 5 feet writing the blogs… not Lori obviously, haha! So here we […]
Herbs: The Good, the Bad, and the Complicated
Image borrowed from Hoalian.com Most of us grew up on our mother’s and grandmother’s home remedies. In our home we always had an ample supply of chamomile, peppermint, lavender, and aloe vera. I fell in love with herbal remedies because my Mom was quite the gardener and tea lover and her remedies worked! Herbal remedies […]
Vitamin D – Why do I need it?
Vitamin D has been overlooked as an aid to health. There are so many areas of health Vitamin D can contribute. Mental health: Have you ever wondered why Thanksgiving and Christmas can be difficult for some? It may have something to do with the Vitamin D levels. In the areas of the country where we […]