Medicines articles

Herbs, Supplements, and Prescription Drugs

More than 12 percent of Canadians use complementary and alternative medicine services annually. As a result, many Canadians take natural… Continue reading...

Is that chocolate or ex-lax?

Have you heard stories about children mistaking the ex-lax in their parent’s medicine cabinet for chocolate and then suffering the… Continue reading...

Making the Common Cold Less Common

Herbal medicines have been researched for decades, and new evidence continues to be unveiled. Echinacea (Echinacea purpurea) provides one example… Continue reading...

Consumer Confidence — at a Cost

Consumers can expect to pay more for natural health products in the coming years. But at least they’ll know what… Continue reading...

Spice It Up!

With the safety of traditional anti-inflammatory medicines recently being questioned, many individuals are turning to natural supplements for relief from… Continue reading...