Pharmacist Ben Fuchs

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  • Activated Charcoal for Detox, Food Poisoning & HangoversActivated Charcoal for Detox, Food Poisoning & Hangovers
    Personally, I keep a bottle of activated charcoal capsules in my medicine cabinet at home, and I had a ten-pound jar of it at my pharmacy for years. I’ve used it for food poisoning, to reduce unpleasant digestive symptoms like gas and bloating and for dealing with the stomach flu. It has also been recommended for accelerating recovery from a hangover after a night of too much celebration, although the recent literature suggests ...
  • Peak ExperiencesPeak Experiences
    Peak experiences as first described by Abraham Maslow are moments of overwhelming joy that can be experienced at will. What's more amazing and important, is that Maslow discovered that when his students began discussing these peak experiences, they would have them more often. It seems that seeing the possibility of these peak experiences inside, internally ..

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  • Hard Ketones: A Healthy Alternative to Standard Alcoholic Beverages
    by Stephanie on December 28, 2023 at 6:18 pm

    THE ULTIMATE, HEALTHY ALTERNATIVE TO ALCOHOL THAT STILL GIVES YOU A PLEASANT BUZZ: HARD KETONES! By Nora Gedgaudas SO… In the spirit of holiday and New Year’s Eve celebrations, I would like to make mention of The post Hard Ketones: A Healthy Alternative to Standard Alcoholic Beverages appeared first on Price-Pottenger.

  • Call for Article Submissions to the Journal of Health and Healing
    by Stephanie on December 18, 2023 at 1:29 am

    Dear Friend, I hope this message finds you in good health and high spirits. I am pleased to extend an invitation for you to contribute to our highly respected publication, the Journal of The post Call for Article Submissions to the Journal of Health and Healing appeared first on Price-Pottenger.

  • Weston A. Price’s work and its relevance to today
    by Admin on December 12, 2023 at 5:14 pm

    My own introduction to the work of Weston A. Price likely bears a similarity to the way in which many reading this have initially come across him: through his many amazing photographs. They The post Weston A. Price’s work and its relevance to today appeared first on Price-Pottenger.

  • The US-Mexico Dispute Over GM Corn Safety Could Transform American Agriculture
    by Michael on April 16, 2024 at 10:10 pm

    Authored by Amy Denney via The Epoch Times (emphasis ours), Mexico’s effort to keep genetically modified corn out of the country is triggering a trade dispute with the United States and Canada that could affect the future of agriculture. The trade dispute hinges on a... Continue reading...

  • The Coffee Enema! Bottoms Up!
    by Michael on April 15, 2024 at 4:06 pm

    By Rosanne Lindsay, Naturopath A Brief History Enema has become a dirty word in today’s antibacterial, hand-sanitizer society. Despite the bad rap bestowed by orthodox medicine, the coffee enema is one of the oldest medical procedures used to cleanse the liver and lower GI tract,... Continue reading...

  • Reviving Minds with Ancient Leaves: Ginkgo Biloba’s Role in Stroke Recovery
    by Michael on April 14, 2024 at 4:37 pm

    By GMI Reporter Could a leaf from one of the world’s oldest trees unlock new possibilities in stroke recovery? Discover the potential of ginkgo biloba in enhancing cognitive healing post-stroke. In an enlightening discovery, researchers have found that ginkgo biloba, an ancient tree revered for... Continue reading...

  • Some of the Best Vegetables to Grow in Times of Crisis
    by Erin Elizabeth on March 8, 2024 at 12:07 pm

    STORY AT-A-GLANCE During times of crisis, staple foods and plants you know will grow well are ideal; it’s not the time to be trying out experimental varieties Choose vegetables that can be canned, fermented or pickled so you can eat them at your leisure, or those that can be stored for months without the need The post Some of the Best Vegetables to Grow […]

  • Honey Laundering: Is Your Honey Real or Fake?
    by Erin Elizabeth on January 2, 2024 at 2:05 am

    STORY AT-A-GLANCE  Honey is the third most-faked food in the world. Tests have revealed 50% to 70% of all U.S. honey is fake or adulterated  True Source Honey, a honey certification group, was created by the businesses it certifies. According to a class action complaint, True Source Honey is being used by these businesses The post Honey Laundering: […]

  • NAFLD Has Become a Health Emergency Among Children
    by Erin Elizabeth on November 24, 2023 at 6:13 pm

    Analysis by Dr. Joseph Mercola STORY AT-A-GLANCE  > NAFLD is characterized by excess fat buildup in your liver. Without proper treatment, it can lead to serious liver problems including nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), which causes inflammation and fibrosis, or scarring of the liver. NAFLD also increases the risk of other health conditions, […]

  • Selenium: Super MineralSelenium: Super Mineral
    Even more significantly, according to Dr. Joyce McCann, Associate Staff Scientist in the Nutrition and Metabolism Center at Children’s Hospital Oakland Research Institute and a co-author of the study, deficiencies in selenium resulted in genetic changes that shared characteristics of age related diseases including cancer, heart disease, and loss of immune or brain function.
  • Your Skin and it’s Inherent Healing and Renewing CapacityYour Skin and it’s Inherent Healing and Renewing Capacity
    Everyone wants great skin. We are bombarded daily by advertisements and marketing proclamations that claim to deliver it. The skin care industry is a 10 billion dollar business made up mostly of products containing oils and waxes, solvents, emulsifiers and chemical ingredients that allow for the creation of cosmetic commodities that modify the superficial appearance of the skin, without actually creating real changes.

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  • Does eating a whole orange (with the peel) really cure constipation?
    by Shyla Cadogan, RD on April 17, 2024 at 12:03 pm

    A viral video from a wellness influencer claims that eating an entire orange with the peel can relieve constipation within seconds. Her recipe starts with washing the orange before slicing it into wedges, coating each slice with cinnamon and cayenne pepper, and then eating the entire thing. But why this? In the caption of the… The post Does eating a whole orange (with the peel) really cure […]

  • Blinking plays surprisingly important role in resetting vision, study reveals
    by Chris Melore on April 17, 2024 at 9:00 am

    ROCHESTER, N.Y. — We’ve all been there — having an intense conversation or focusing on an important task when our eyes suddenly feel dry and itchy. You blink hard a few times to re-wet your eyeballs and carry on. It’s such a dull and automatic behavior that few of us ever give it a second thought.… The post Blinking plays surprisingly important role in resetting vision, study reveals […]

  • Clueless about retirement? 43% have no idea what a 401(k) is
    by Patrisha Antonaros on April 16, 2024 at 11:15 pm

    NEW YORK — In a startling revelation about America’s financial literacy, a new survey finds that nearly half of Americans still scratch their heads when it comes to understanding what a 401(k) is. Specifically, the national survey of 2,000 Americans, evenly split by generation, reveals that 43 percent of respondents don’t know what a 401(k)… The post Clueless about retirement? 43% have no […]

  • Are Carrot tops edible? And what to make with them!
    by Bett on January 21, 2024 at 2:31 pm

    If you are wondering whether carrot tops are edible – we have the scoop! If you don’t feel like reading to the end of the article for your answer, then I will simply give it to you now – YES, carrot tops are edible, so you might want to think again before you throw them... Are Carrot tops edible? And what to make with them! appeared first on The […]

  • Does Metamucil Help you lose weight? Spoiler: I lost 10 pounds in 1 month
    by Bett on January 15, 2024 at 2:47 pm

    If you are wondering whether Metamucil helps you to lose weight, we have the inside scoop. My parents have been using Metamucil for years to help them go to the toilet (they’re very constipated LOL). I used to rag them out BIG time and tell them how disgusting Metamucil was so I felt like a... Does Metamucil Help you lose weight? Spoiler: I lost 10 pounds […]

  • Are Red Potatoes Dyed? Or are they Naturally Red?
    by Bett on January 14, 2024 at 1:32 pm

    Are red potatoes naturally red? Yes and no. It is indeed possible that the red potatoes you are eating are in fact dyed! I know outrageous.  Why are red potatoes dyed? Well, spraying potatoes red is done by farmers to make them look super fresh. Consumers think the redder the fresher. But, that does not... Are Red Potatoes Dyed? Or are they Naturally Red? […]