Entries by Glenn Cassie

GERD and Protein Pump Inhibitors: Seeking Alternatives

GERD and Protein Pump Inhibitors: Seeking Alternatives Ingrid Pincott, ND Proton  pump inhibitors (PPIs) are one of the ten most prescribed drugs in North America. PPIs are used in the treatment of acid reflux or GERD. I see at least one patient every week who is taking PPIs and wanting to get off them. Bob, […]

The Top Five Medications You Shouldn’t Take Without Trying a Natural Alternative First

The Top Five Medications You Shouldn’t Take Without Trying a Natural Alternative First Reuben Dinsmore BScH, ND Natural supplements, or nutraceuticals, have been given a bad rap lately—which, in some cases, has been absolutely warranted. But natural formulas that actually contain what they claim on the label, and that are formulated to have maximal efficacy, […]