Research at Essential Wellness Pharmacy

Shelf-Stable Probiotics

Posted: March 28, 2018

Looking for a probiotic that is safe to travel with? Ortho Molecular’s Ortho Biotic and Pro Biotic 225 are high potency shelf-stable probiotics! They are guaranteed their potency up to the expiration date! Using BioShield® technology, Ortho Biotic is protected, sealed, and freeze dried away from moisture, heat, light, and oxygen. This allows the bacteria to remain dormant until […]

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What is Immunoglobulin G (IgG)?

Posted: March 13, 2018

Immunoglobulin G Immunoglobulins, also known as antibodies, are huge part of our humoral immune response. These antibodies are released by B lymphocytes from the lymphatic system. There are five immunoglobulins produced that help with our immune health. Immunoglobulin G (IgG) is the most abundant antibody in the body, making up about 75-80% of the antibodies […]

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CDC reports “Cancers associated with overweight and obesity make up 40 percent of cancers diagnosed in the United States.”

Posted: February 15, 2018

It’s no surprise that obesity can cause a number of health complications, but many are unaware overweight and obesity are associated with increased risk of 13 types of cancer.  The Vital Signs report, by CDC and National Cancer Institute (NCI) researchers, analyzed 2014 cancer incidence data from the United States Cancer Statistics report and reviewed data from […]

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Three Essential Supplements in One!

Posted: February 13, 2018

Nutritional deficiencies can lead to many different chronic diseases. Unfortunately, many experts overlook the importance of receiving proper nutrition. With depleted nutrients in the soil, even with a healthy diet we still are not receiving the nutrients we need. So where do you start if you want to begin taking supplements? If you don’t know […]

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“Prenatal antidepressant use and risk of autism” says the British Medical Journal.

Posted: July 25, 2017

An article posted BMJ states there’s a link between Anti-depressants during pregnancy and Autism. “Their  study adds to at least 15 research studies in the US, Canada, and the Nordic countries, as well as meta-analyses since 2010, that investigated the risk of autism spectrum disorder associated with maternal use of antidepressants during pregnancy. The unanswered […]

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CBD Oil

Posted: July 22, 2017

What is CBD oil? CBD, or Cannabinoids are derivatives of the stalk and seed of the hemp plant. There are 85 known Cannabinoids found in hemp, CBD is the second most common behind Tetrahydrocannabinod (THC.) Unlike THC, CBD is a non-psychotropic. This means there is no affect on the individuals mental state when taking CBD. […]

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Proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) linked to increased stroke

Posted: July 21, 2017

Medscape recently reported on a Danish Nationwide  Observational Study which showed a correlation between increased doses of PPI’s and in ischemic strokes. Sue Hughes from Medscape goes on to say “The researchers, led by Thomas Sehested, MD, Danish Heart Foundation, Copenhagen, Denmark, note that their findings add to a growing body of evidence linking PPIs with […]

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Hormone therapy

Posted: July 21, 2017

In a new position statement the journal of the North American Menopause Society (NAMS) concluded that Hormone Therapy (HT) is the most effective treatment for vasomotor symptoms (VMS) as well as genitourinary syndrome (GSM) for menopausal and postmenopausal women. This is promising as it ensures the comfort healthcare providers, and the women they treat using HT. […]

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Magnesium Glycinate

Posted: June 29, 2017

Magnesium Glycinate: Frequently Asked Questions Why is Magnesium Important? Helps maintain normal muscle and nerve function Keeps heart rhythm steady Supports a healthy immune system Keeps bones strong Helps regulate blood sugar levels Promotes normal blood pressure Important for energy metabolism and protein synthesis Needed for hundreds of biochemical reactions in the body Have been […]

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