is required on many herb
s and vitamin
s that are available in grocery store
s or health food store
s because the FDA
is pressured by the prescription
and over-the-counter drug world
to not review them for approval
, and therefore prevent any healthy
. The herbs and vitamins in question may be equally as or more effective
than drugs that treat a particular ailment
, but because of the pharmaceutical
industry, they are suppress
Not don't get me wrong
; I hate
health food stores. I'm not down with the psychic foods.
I think a lot of these herbal miracle cures
that folks sell are a bunch of shit
and need to be stripped from the shelves. I do think, however, that there are may quite a bit of value
in most vitamin
s and many herb
s that you can buy.
The Food and Drug Administration
shouldn't be like every other organization in this country, what with their bribery
and scare tactics
). Food and drugs are an important part of every person's life, and should be carefully evaluated before widely manufacture
d and sold for consumption
. Now I know that the FDA is just as well internally corrupt
, and that the approval times for this
drug can be extremely longer than the approval times for that
drug depending on the situation...
. I was going to say that the FDA should study more herbs and vitamins and approve them for mass distribution
. Fuck that.
It'd take 30
years for them to say ginseng
. Oh, nevermind
. Just let the little store
s sell them the way they are.
Now if you are interest
ed in taking herbs or vitamins, be sure to research
; and, it's always a good idea to ask your doctor
if it's ok as well. Because hell
, if your doctor approves, what do you have to lose?
I don't know anyone that has died of herb poisoning.