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  • Ask Pharmaca: What is Homeopathy?

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    Q. I don’t understand the difference between homeopathy and everything else. Isn’t all natural medicine homeopathic? A. Homeopathy or homeopathic medicine is often misused as an “umbrella” term to talk about natural and alternative therapies. But homeopathic medicine should not be confused with herbal medicine, Chinese medicine or any other natural therapy. […]

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  • 5 Essentials for Healthy Travel

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    Whether you’re headed to the campground or across the pond, there are a few travel essentials that can help keep you healthy, rested and ready to enjoy your adventures! We spoke with Heather Schrock, nutritional therapy practitioner at our store in Tigard, Ore., about her favorite travel recommendations. Melatonin “Even […]

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  • Multi-Tasking Musts for Summer Travel

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    Carefree summer travel means doing it all…and packing as lightly as possible! Here are a few of our favorite multi-tasking natural skin and beauty products—in TSA-approved sizes—for easy, breezy travel. Cleanser + Makeup Remover Pre-moistened towelettes are traveler favorites for freshening up on the road or keeping kids clean. Yes […]

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  • Buyer’s Guide: Choosing a Multivitamin

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    Here’s a snapshot of different multivitamin types and why they’re beneficial. Click to learn more about different types of multivitamins and how to choose the best one for you. Form Details Where you’ll find it USP Synthetic Vitamins Synthetic vitamins are made from isolated nutrients derived from natural sources like […]