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Customer Story: Jacqueline Weatherall

Healthy, young and active, Jacqueline Weatherall was shocked to find out she was diagnosed with breast cancer in her late 40s. After enduring six months of chemotherapy and a double mastectomy, Weatherall then learned she had a rare form of aggressive breast cancer called triple negative metaplastic, with only a 13 percent survival rate after…

Love One Another

When your loved one is diagnosed with cancer, it can be a frightening and confusing time. You may have questions that you are afraid to ask for fear of the answers, or you may feel emotionally distraught and unsure of what to do or how to help. Unwavering support, kind words and good deeds can…

Mind, Body, Soul

Chemotherapy puts your body under tremendous stress as it works to stop the growth of cancerous cells. During this time, you can become physically and emotionally fragile. It is important to take care of your mind, body and soul during treatment and restore a sense of balance in your life.   While the chemotherapy is…

​Better Mobility Means …

No one wants to live in pain, but many people fear treatment and post-treatment discomfort, which prevents them from getting help. Pain can limit your physical mobility and cause mental anguish, while disrupting your daily activities and diminishing your quality of life—but you don’t have to live that way. Pain management through a natural, non-invasive…

Treating ​Fibromyalgia Pain

Fibromyalgia is a mysterious and crippling disorder characterized by widespread pain, fatigue and sleep, memory and mood issues. Symptoms of the syndrome can interfere with a person’s ability to engage in daily activities and lead a productive life. Once considered a medical myth, Fibromyalgia is now widely recognized as a chronic medical condition by most…

​Any Pain, Anytime, Anywhere

Chemotherapy is an effective treatment for many types of cancer as it targets cells that are actively growing and dividing; however, it can also damage healthy cells that maintain the body’s functions. As a result, many chemotherapy patients experience unpleasant side effects, including pain.   Painful side effects from chemotherapy vary from person to person…

​Milkweed for Men

Most women have tried thousands of products in their lifetime. There are lotions and potions, cleansers and creams, and tonics for just about everything we need. We care about our health and our skin, and we want the best of the best. The men in our lives deserve the best, too.   Some men enjoy…

​Neuropathy Know-How

You’ve probably uttered the phrase, “You’re getting on my nerves,” to someone who has irritated you at some point in your life. Nerves are associated with feelings, both emotionally and physically. Your peripheral nervous system connects the nerves from the brain and spinal cord to the rest of your body. These nerves deliver signals about…

​Antioxidants

We’ve all heard the hype about antioxidants and their positive effect on health, but what are they? What do they really do? Can antioxidants really transform our overall health? Overwhelming evidence suggests that eating whole fruits, vegetables and whole grains, all rich in antioxidants, can provide protection against aging and disease.   An antioxidant is…

​A to Zinc

Zinc is known as an essential trace element because very small amounts of it are required for human health. Our bodies need Zinc to function normally; therefore, being deficient in this mineral can lead to a number of issues including growth retardation, low blood pressure, depression, weight loss and diarrhea, among others.   The pancreas,…

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