Articles by Suzy Cohen, America's Pharmacist™

How Hawthorn Lowers Blood Pressure

Hypertension refers to high blood pressure, and while doctors sometimes define this differently based upon your age, it is usually something like 140 over 90. These numbers are further defined as your systolic blood pressure

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7 Natural Solutions for GI Upset

Heartburn, nausea, constipation or other gastrointestinal (GI) symptoms are no fun. Unfortunately, neither are many of the medications used to treat them. Some popular categories of medication that can upset your stomach include antibiotics, cholesterol

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New Medications 2020

It’s time for my annual report about the novel medications that were approved in the year 2020. I’ve been writing this yearly article for more than 20 years, and we usually see more new molecular

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The Side Effect of 2020

The year 2020 gives new meaning to the word selfie! Taking a selfie used to be normal, but now it’s a reflection of how alone everyone is. Millions of people worldwide are afraid of get

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Pros and Cons of Amazon Pharmacy

Just when you thought Amazon had enough money and had crushed enough small businesses, in comes Amazon Pharmacy!  On Tuesday, November 17, 2002, the e-commerce giant debuted its own ‘drugstore’ and successfully tanked the stocks

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6 Factors That Weaken Immunity

Everyone talks about masks. I like them and wear them but that is external protection only. While important and useful, let’s use common sense: The way we respond from a pathogen has more to do with

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Unusual Signs of D Deficiency

When talking to your physician it’s critical that you’re as open and forthcoming about your symptoms as possible. Many doctors need to know all your symptoms in order to figure out if they’re connected. This

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Why You Should Eat More Ginger

Ginger is a something you’ve probably walked past a thousand times in the grocery store and probably passed up. It has some incredible medicinal benefits and offers people a natural approach to many ailments. Many

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How to Balance Your Hormones

At a certain age, we all lose those youthful hormones, and start to think about replenishment. That’s a great idea, but determining what hormones you need to replenish based upon your test results is very

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