Herbal Remedy: Goldenseal

February 1, 2012
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Herbal Remedy: Goldenseal

We often hear about goldenseal in combination with echinacea. But goldenseal is a powerful herb in its own right, useful in treating everything from digestive upset to canker sores.  Goldenseal commonly grows in southeastern Canada and the northeastern United States, and was commonly used by Native American tribes, and later by European settlers, in...

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Better Heart Health Now

Better Heart Health Now

According to Harvard Health Publications, approximately 90 percent of people with cardiovascular disease have at least one risk factor that is controllable. Research indicates that problems like high cholesterol and high blood pressure can be managed and even eliminated with preventive measures. The most important way to protect your heart? Living a healthy lifestyle,...

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30 Day Challenge, Week 2: Progress

30 Day Challenge, Week 2: Progress

Our 30 Day Weight-Management Challengers are well on their way to eating and feeling better, and they’re letting us know how their new routines are working out for them. Susan, a Challenger from our San Francisco location, had this to say this week: “I am really happy that I am doing this–working with Pharmaca–as...

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Ask the MD: Healthy weight management

Ask the MD: Healthy weight management

We’ve gathered some common questions about weight management and posed them to the chair of our Integrative Health Advisory Board (IHAB), Dr. Brad Jacobs, MD. Here is his sage advice about maintaining a healthy weight. What integrative therapies can I use to manage my weight? First off, keep in mind that there are no...

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Pure Encapsulations: Offering the Best in Digestive Health

Pure Encapsulations: Offering the Best in Digestive Health

Did you know? The gastrointestinal (GI) system is home to 75 percent of the body’s immune cells and more than 400 species of microflora. Proper nutrient digestion, immune function and minimization of toxin and allergen absorption are all dependent on optimal gastrointestinal health.* A number of supportive nutrients can help address these issues. Pure...

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The Pure Encapsulations Difference

The Pure Encapsulations Difference

If you’ve ever wondered how supplement purity is standardized and tested, Pure Encapsulations offers a precise picture—they produce some of the highest quality hypoallergenic supplements available. Since their inception, they have been an industry leader in manufacturing excellence and quality control, making Pure Encapsulations the choice of more than 36,000 health professionals in the...

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