Drug interactions: What should you know?

Millions of people take medications and supplements to manage high blood pressure, diabetes, cholesterol, and other conditions.  These medications can be tremendously beneficial for your health.  But, many people do not know these medications can interact with each other, with herbal preparations and supplements, with foods or beverages, or with a medical condition.  Some interactions …

Nutrient depletion from medications: What should you know?

Millions of people take medications to manage high blood pressure, diabetes, cholesterol, and congestive heart failure.  These medications can be very important to your health.  But, many people do not know that these medications can deplete, or “use up” some of the nutrients our bodies also need to function well. Even though nutrients can be …