We have been in business since 1981 with our first store in Lexington, MI and have grown to four locations over the past 20 plus years. The communities we are currently located in are Lexington, Croswell, Brown City & North Branch. We have expert pharmacists and natural medicine consultants on staff that are well versed in your prescription and natural health needs. Scroll down to Store News to find out about upcoming classes and what is new in our stores.
Every food and beverage is classified as acid-forming or alkalizing based on the effect it has on the body after digestion. Each is measured on a pH scale of zero to fourteen, with zero being the most acidic and fourteen being the most alkaline. Ideally, the human blood pH should be slightly alkaline, between 7.35 and 7.45. We consume considerably more acid-forming than alkalizing foods and beverages, including too much coffee, caffeine, soda, alcohol, processed and fried foods, just to name a few. Your body won’t allow your pH to become unbalanced. But, when it has to work overtime to maintain that balance, the trouble begins. Health problems related to an acid-forming diet and high levels of stress include acid reflux, irritable bowel syndrome, stomach discomfort, insomnia, headaches, fatigue, constipation, osteoporosis, inflammation, dry skin, cardiovascular damage, diabetes, thyroid dysfunction, and weight gain. ... more