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What If No One Can See Your Pain?

From time to time, when yet another celebrity dies tragically from an overdose of painkillers, people ask me if I think prescription painkillers should be banned.  The answer is no, and today I’ll tell you why. It’s a sad fact that we have lost too much talent far too young, from Prince to Philip Seymour […]

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8 Incredible Medicinal Plants from the Bible

Before the advent of synthetic compounds, injections, and expensive medications, the human body was accustomed to natural herbs and spices. Our planet Earth has thousands of healing plants that grew during biblical times. Even though I am a pharmacist, I believe that we can use what grows on Earth to heal. Today I’m listing 8 incredible plants, […]

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Akathisias Make You Want to Jump Out of Your Skin

People have killed themselves over this condition but unfortunately, to the regular person, it is nothing more than a word… until you experience it first hand. The sensation of akathisia varies from person to person, and the way you experience it can change every few minutes or hours. Psychiatrists or other practitioners who don’t understand […]

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How Some Pain Killers Also Kill Your Pleasure


There is a strong divide among users of prescription pain killers and those who are opposed to them. I’m referring to opiate analgesics such as oxycodone, hydrocodone, codeine and others. The street drug heroin is a highly addictive opiate. 

For the record, I’m not opposed to pain killers when they are prescribed by a caring […]

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It’s CRAZY to Layer Drugs on Top of Your Chronic Pain

Do you just basically accept that you have a lot of gas, cramps or belly bloating? Stop accepting that. Do you hurt and deal with chronic pain syndromes like migraines, fibromyalgia, back pain or nerve pain (like neuropathy)? Some of you live with painful things and for some of you, detoxing your body will free […]

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How Chile Relieves Diabetic Neuropathy and Nerve Pain

It is very ironic that something so HOT as chile could provide such amazing pain relief to millions of people. Sometimes you see it spelled as chili or chilli but no matter what culture you live in the same thought comes to mind: HOT! Chile gets it’s heat from an alkaloid compound called “capsaicin” which […]

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Which is best for you, Advil or Tylenol?

When you’re in pain what do you reach for, Tylenol or Advil? What about fever or body aches from the flu? How if your precious baby is teething or gets an earache, which do you give? These are questions that you might be asking yourself today, and I’m going to help you.  There are some […]

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How Aspirin Stops Nerve Pain

We take for granted the comfort we feel in our hands and feet, I know I do. But some of you have lost that comfort, and suffer all day long with strange nerve-related concerns. There is new research about aspirin which could help you, but before I share that data, let’s talk about nerve pain, […]

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12 Surefire Ways to Relieve Back Pain, Muscle Spasms and Karate Chops

Today’s article is about ways to relieve back pain and muscle spasms. And I have a personal story that inspired me to write this. I had to go to my local chiropractor, so he could undo the damage done by the 10 minute massage I had received at my local mall the day before. The […]

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8 Ways to Save Your Brain, Learn Faster & Calm Down

Last December, I forgot where I parked my car at the mall and I had to go find a security  man to drive me around and find it. Well, that’s embarrassing.  At first I thought someone stole my Subaru, but that just didn’t make sense. Who would steal the 4 year old dirty one, I […]

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