In 1831, Pharmacist P.F. Touery, shocked colleagues at The French Academy of Medicine by drinking a huge dose of lethal strychnine in front of them. Miraculously, he survived. He had ingested arsenic and strychnine then chased it with activated charcoal. In fact, activated charcoal has been used for centuries to reduce oxidative stress; lower cholesterol […]
A popular asthma pill linked to cases of suicidal thoughts and depression in children will now be sold with “Black Box Warning,” the most serious of FDA warnings about prescription drugs.
Most commercially available soaps are made with sulfates. Sulfates are a group of detergents or surfactants that are used in most personal care products today. Sulfates themselves are classified as a skin and membrane irritant. They can also become a a possible carcinogen with repeated exposure and can create even more toxic by-products by the […]