By: The People's Pharmacy April 1, 2019 2 Comments
    Will Kiwifruit Raise Your Good HDL Cholesterol?

    You may think that all cholesterol should be a slow as you can get it. However, doctors usually like to see HDL cholesterol higher rather than lower. This is the fraction of the cholesterol that carri…

    By: The People's Pharmacy March 31, 2019 10 Comments
    Can Grape Juice with Pectin Ease Your Joint Pain…

    Arthritis and joint pain are extremely common problems as we grow older. The pain itself can interfere greatly with your quality of life. On the other hand, because people suffer from joint pain frequ…

    By: The People's Pharmacy March 31, 2019 12 Comments
    How to Make Warts Disappear by Buying Them

    Warts are mysterious growths on the skin that are caused by the human papillomavirus. If you wonder why we term them mysterious, just think back to a case of warts you have witnessed or experienced. W…

    By: The People's Pharmacy August 20, 2018 20 Comments
    Will Milk of Magnesia on Your Face Ease Rosacea?

    Rosacea may start with easy blushing and flushing and proceed to constant (or near-constant) redness across the cheeks. With this, people may get bumps that look like pimples but are not. There are me…

    By: The People's Pharmacy August 16, 2018 35 Comments
    Show 1133: How Can You Overcome Migraine Headach…

    Nearly 40 million Americans know the nausea and throbbing pain of migraine headaches. This debilitating condition that can create one-sided head pain may make it difficult or impossible to carry on wi…

    By: The People's Pharmacy August 6, 2018 7 Comments
    Will Aromas Help You Avoid Motion Sickness?

    Plenty of people get seasick on a boat or carsick in a vehicle. There are medications that can help folks avoid motion sickness, but some individuals find that these drugs can lead to confusion or oth…

    By: The People's Pharmacy August 6, 2018 28 Comments
    Solutions to Stop Suffering from Poison Ivy

    Poison ivy, poison oak and poison sumac are wild plants that thrive in many wooded parts of this country. They all produce a compound called urushiol. People who get this chemical on their skin frequ…

    By: The People's Pharmacy June 25, 2018 24 Comments
    Will Castor Oil Get Rid of Skin Tags?

    Skin tags are not dangerous, but they can be annoying. These benign growths are usually small, and often occur in underarms, on the neck or near skin folds. Dermatologists can remove them surgically, …

    By: The People's Pharmacy August 25, 2016 3 Comments
    Help Us Name Our New Book!

    We're going to be publishing a brand new book in the next few months. The focus is on how to use kitchen spices and herbs to heal common complaints. Chances are, you already have most of these herbs …

    By: The People's Pharmacy May 9, 2016 11 Comments
    How to Raise Vitamin D Without Suffering

    Vitamin D is critically important to maintain healthy metabolism as well as to keep bones strong. Many studies demonstrate the hazards of low circulating vitamin D levels, but few show that trying to…

    By: The People's Pharmacy May 9, 2016 10 Comments
    How to Soothe Poison Ivy Rash

    Poison ivy, poison oak and poison sumac are wild plants that thrive in many wooded parts of this country. They all produce a compound called urushiol. People who get this chemical on their skin frequ…

    By: The People's Pharmacy May 9, 2016 21 Comments
    How to Ease Foot Pain with Purple Pectin

    Plantar fasciitis is the most common reason for pain in the sole of the foot, particularly near the heel. This foot pain is most noticeable first thing in the morning when the foot is exquisitely tend…

    By: The People's Pharmacy May 9, 2016 6 Comments
    What’s Wrong with the Diet-Heart Hypothesi…

    For years, Americans were advised to stay away from bacon and eggs and eat cereal for breakfast instead, with low-fat or skim milk, if you please. The rest of the day was supposed to contain only low-…

    By: The People's Pharmacy May 5, 2016 9 Comments
    Show 1035: How to Understand Medical Flip-Flops

    Why can't the medical experts make up their minds? That's a question we hear often when the guidelines for eating a healthy diet, treating high blood pressure or lowering the risk of heart attacks sud…

    By: The People's Pharmacy May 5, 2016 8 Comments
    What Is the Third Leading Cause of Death?

    Patient safety experts from Johns Hopkins University estimate that more than 250,000 Americans die each year because of medical mistakes. That makes health care errors the third leading cause of death…

    By: The People's Pharmacy May 5, 2016 7 Comments
    One Third of Antibiotic Prescriptions Are Inappr…

    According to a joint report from the CDC and the Pew Charitable Trusts, as many as one third of antibiotic prescriptions are inappropriate. When Are Antibiotic Prescriptions Inappropriate? Doctors c…

    By: The People's Pharmacy May 5, 2016 4 Comments
    How to Save Your Vision Despite Macular Degenera…

    Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is an important cause of vision loss among older people. Researchers discovered almost twenty years ago that people with moderate AMD could slow the progression…

    By: The People's Pharmacy May 5, 2016 8 Comments
    How to Improve Your Health with Chocolate

    Could you improve your health with chocolate? Despite widespread skepticism that chocolate could have health benefits, researchers keep uncovering evidence that it may. Lower Risk of Type 2 Diabetes o…

    By: The People's Pharmacy May 5, 2016 1 Comments
    How to Boost Bacterial Diversity in the Belly

    Researchers studying the microbiome are discovering that bacterial diversity in our intestinal tracts is affected by what we eat and drink. Dutch scientists analyzed the bacteria, viruses and fungi l…

    By: The People's Pharmacy February 22, 2016 45 Comments
    L-Lysine Remedy for Cold Sores Scorned By Scient…

    Cold sores, also known as fever blisters, can be unsightly and uncomfortable. There are prescription antivirals like acyclovir or valacyclovir that may help speed healing. Many of our readers also rep…