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Pharmacist Ben blogs posts, radio show, news and products to benefit your quality of life. We dig deep into the topics of health, nutrition, supplements.

  • The Cuddle Chemical OxytocinThe Cuddle Chemical Oxytocin
    New mom's oxytocin levels rise when they see their newborns as does the oxytocin levels in the baby's themselves. Adequate oxytocin levels are associated with an appropriate maternal recognition of a newborn's unique odor. Breast feeding and baby's mouthing of the nipples also stimulates maternal oxytocin. Oxytocin is important for stimulating maternal ..
  • 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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  • The Ultimate Chocolate Zucchini Muffins Recipe
    by Elizabeth Walling on January 24, 2021 at 7:53 pm

    This chocolate zucchini muffin recipe hits the spot in the morning with a balance of green veggies, healthy fats, and delicious chocolate goodness. These really are the perfect way to start your day! If your first thought is… “Wait, aren’t these muffins glorified chocolate cake?” The answer is… maybe a little. But eating chocolate cake... The […]

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  • Phospho-lipid Phun!Phospho-lipid Phun!
    By far the best source of dietary phospho-lipids is eggs. Muscle and organ meats are good sources too as are wheat germ and peanuts. The fatty components of soy (not the protein) also contain phospho-lipids. Supplemental phospho-lipids can also be obtained by using lecithin, either in its powder or liquid form. Taking 200 to 300 mg a day of choline and inostitol may ..
  • The Problem with High Fructose Corn SyrupThe Problem with High Fructose Corn Syrup
    Perhaps the worst thing about high fructose corn syrup is a particularly distressing feature it shares in common with most common sweeteners, artificial and “natural”. They make you want to eat more. In the book ‘Salt Sugar Fat” by Michael Moss, there’s an interesting and revealing vignette about how surprised researchers were to discover that sweetened beverages more hungry not less.

Truth Treatments

Ben formulated Truth Treatment Systems™ because he saw the need for topical treatments that worked with the biochemistry of the skin.

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  • Wormwood Tea: Can It Deliver Health Benefits?
    by Erin Elizabeth on March 9, 2021 at 10:51 pm

    Written by Joseph Mercola, D.O., Ph.D. Wormwood’s rather uncommon name might make you wonder what this plant (also known as Artemisia absinthium L.) can offer, but research has revealed it has multiple health-boosting abilities. Wormwood oils and extracts, which are typically taken from its leaves, stems and flowers, are believed to possess […]