Aveloz
November 1, 2019 by

“Exotic Shrub may be key to victory in cancer battle! Aveloz now being used for tumor reduction cancer treatment.” “One drop of [aveloz] sap, diluted in a glass of distilled water and taken by the tablespoonful every hour, eliminates cancerous growths in one week.” These are just some of the statements used to publicize aveloz, …

Why Pharmacists Should Not Sell Homeopathic Products
November 26, 2001 by ,

Homeopathic remedies enjoy a unique status in the health marketplace: They are the only category of spurious products legally marketable as drugs. This situation is the result of two circumstances. First, the 1938 Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, which was shepherded through Congress by a senator who was a homeopathic physician, recognizes as drugs …

False Tenets of Paraherbalism
August 31, 1999 by

True herbalism encompasses scientific testing, honest reporting of the results, and safe use of effective herbs by informed practitioners and the public. It also includes the production and ethical marketing of herbal products. True herbalism, which brings honor to the wonder-filled world of plants, does exist as part of the science of pharmacognosy. However, there …