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“Break up with your Antacids!” A Pharmacist insider blows the whistle…

“Antacids or acid-blockers are for very short-term relief NEVER for days, months or years. Regular use is harmful and contributes to all kinds of health issues!” –Vimal Patel, RPh,CCN,CAd,DiHom (Pharmacist, Board-certified Clinical Nutritionist & Formulator) Millions suffer from heartburn, indigestion, gas, bloating, constipation and other digestive issues and end up on antacids or acid-blockers that …

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Vimal Patel Appointed Chairman of the Board at The Foundation for Living Medicine

Vimal Patel was recently appointed Chairman of the Board of Directors at The Foundation for Living Medicine. Formerly known as The Gladys Taylor McGarey Foundation, the Living Medicine Model: Encourages self-responsibility for one’s health and fosters a new relationship between the patient and practitioner; Promotes a triad relationship between the patient and practitioner where the …

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Combating Side Effects of Cancer, Chemotherapy and Radiation

With Cancer therapy people experience digestive, intestinal, and immune deterioration. This is why people lose weight (muscle mass and hair loss), are unable to absorb nutrients properly, have immunity issues and have digestive, intestinal and bowel problems during therapy. Chemotherapy and Radiation can also cause many patients to experience body mass/muscle wasting.  A higher amount …

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How to Avoid a Hangover

  Taking Digestive Enzymes while drinking alcohol helps to break the alcohol down. 1-2 capsules with each drink support the liver in processing the alcohol faster, which reduces the effects of hangover. Alcohol also kills the healthy flora in your system leaving you with irregular bowel movements and bad breath.  After an of evening drinking/ partying …

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Immunity and Infection

  Winter is the time when adults and children get the sick.  With holiday travelling, increased desert consumption, and higher levels of stress your immune system becomes compromised.  The immunoglobulins (proteins that defend your body against germs) in Advanced Immune & Recovery Formula support your body by capturing and neutralizing germs.  If you feel something …

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The Difference between Prebiotics and Probiotics

Prebiotics are a natural fibrous food material for Probiotics.  Probiotics are healthy microorganisms in the body that are specifically known to benefit the gastrointestinal or GI tract. Prebiotics create and maintain healthy conditions in the GI, which in turn helps to reduce inflammatory reactions in the GI (gastrointestinal) tract.  They promote digestive health by supporting …

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Minimizing Estrogen Dominance May Reduce the Risk Estrogen Dominant Cancers

Hormones are an important subject but most people aren’t aware of how important.  That’s because you can’t see, smell, taste, touch, or hear the hormones we are surrounded by in our daily lives.  As a Compounding Pharmacist and Integrative Practitioner I have dispensed both pharmaceutical synthetic hormones as well as made bio-identical hormones for patients. …

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The Sugary Truth about Disease

Sugar, and the foods that break down into sugar quickly (including processed foods that contain hidden sugar), are in my professional opinion, the leading contributors of Diabesity (diabetes and obesity), high blood pressue, cholesterol. cardiovascular disease, inflammatory bowel conditions and autoimmune issues. When you eat or drink high carb or sugar laden foods, your blood …

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