Does CBD help when tapering off of benzodiazepines or opioids? Life on Benzos & More ~ A Healing Journey (Part VI)

Please follow my posts as I continue on with my healing journey. If you care, please share to help raise awareness of the potential dangers of benzodiazepines and more.  This question was raised in one of the on-line support groups where I am a member. Here is my response - It has been my experience when …

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Life on Benzos & More – A Healing Journey (Part V)

Please follow my posts as I continue on with my healing journey. If you care, please share to help raise awareness of the potential dangers of benzodiazepines and more.  October 2016, 9:30 am The phone rings. A voice I don't recognize says "Pam?" Yes? I say, still not sure who I'm talking to. "I’m at the hospital" …

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Fragrances; They can’t be toxic, right?

Fragrances are in perfume, cologne, body lotion, shampoo, conditioner, deodorant, candles, cosmetics, laundry detergent, dryer sheets, clothing, drapes, blankets, mattresses, bed sheets, pet products, carpets, that new car smell...well, you get the picture. They all smell great, right? But they really "stink". They stink with deception. Almost all these lovely scents are man-made synthetic chemicals …

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Hot Topic – Blood Pressure Drugs

Disease just doesn't happen. There is always a cause. I am sharing the article below because there is currently a rise in pancreatic cancer that may be linked to blood pressure drugs. According to worstpills.org there is also a link to using blood pressure drugs and drug induced dementia. Life can get extremely stressful and hectic. The …

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Does Food Affect Mood?

You've heard the old sayings “you are what you eat” and “let food be thy medicine”? These are wise old adages that today we totally disregard. Why? Because we are overworked, overstimulated, over-marketed and overtired. We've all had certain days when we just don’t feel right or happy, when we're irritated all day long, like …

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“Mad” in America~Life on Benzos and More ~ A Healing Journey (Part III)

Please follow my posts as I continue on with my healing journey. If you care, please share to help raise awareness of the potential dangers of benzodiazepines and more. In 2012 the nightmare really began. My mother would often call me saying she hadn't slept, her hands were shaking, her heart was racing and she needed …

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Is CBD Safe During Pregnancy?

I've been asked by many of my customers if CBD is safe during pregnancy. CBD is not the same as THC and not all CBD is processed the same. According to High Times - Published 2 months ago on February 4, 2018 By Burgess Powell "Is it Safe To Use CBD Products When Pregnant? Unlike …

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ER Visits Become the Norm-Life on Benzos & More – A Healing Journey (Part IV)

Life on Benzos & More - A Healing Journey (Part IV) by Pam Pinto In 2012, a year after my father passed away, my mother presented with insomnia and anxiety. Before this she had always slept like a rock. She never had a problem falling asleep or staying asleep. Now she would be up during the night, …

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Just a Spoonful Of Synthetic Supplements Can Hurt You

At Act Natural Health & Wellness, you won't find a huge selection of many brands of vitamins or supplements. What you will find is the best selection of vitamins and supplements that are PPA (Pam Pinto Approved). What is PPA? PPA is giving the thumbs up to products that are made with extremely high quality, organic …

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