War On Natural Medicine Archives

  • Dec 19, 2019 26

    New Hope for Alzheimer’s

    Emerging research underscores the critical need to protect compounded bioidentical hormones. Action Alert! Almost six million Americans suffer from Alzheimer’s disease, and it is projected to afflict many more in coming years. Big Pharma has been unable to produce drugs that treat this debilita...

  • Nov 21, 2019 211

    FDA Renews Attack on Homeopathy

    The agency is doubling down on a bad guidance that endangers access to important medicines. Action Alert! Recently, the FDA announced the withdrawal of Compliance Policy Guide 400.400, a document that had been in place since 1988 and which established the agency’s enforcement policies regarding...

  • Nov 7, 2019 272

    FDA Rigs Process Against Estriol, Other Bioidenticals

    An update in the fight to protect estriol and other hormones from an FDA ban. Action Alert!  We’ve said before that the FDA is stacking the deck against bioidentical hormones; now it seems incontrovertible. Time is running out for the natural health community to mount an effective defense o...

  • Oct 22, 2019 17

    Will Human Excrement Become an Expensive Drug?

    The FDA is holding a public hearing on the use of fecal microbiota transfer (FMT) to treat a bacterial infection. Are they paving the way to hand FMT to Big Pharma? Action Alert! The FDA announced a public meeting for November 4 of this year. The stated purpose of the meeting is to gather scienti...

  • Oct 20, 2019 86

    Hormones: The Fight Continues

    Help us defend bioidentical hormone replacement therapy from an FDA ban. Action Alert! We at ANH-USA have been keeping a close watch over the FDA’s ongoing process to regulate customized, natural medicines made at compounding pharmacies. Time and time again throughout this process, we’ve seen...

  • Oct 7, 2019 75

    Will the FDA Close Your Pharmacy?

    It may come to that if a key policy isn’t changed. Action Alert! As part of its effort to implement the Drug Quality and Security Act of 2013, the FDA issued a revision of a bad policy that will limit the amount of medicines compounding pharmacies can send out of state. The revision offers some...

  • Sep 26, 2019 57

    FDA Can’t Be Trusted on CBD

    A Senate committee has approved language on CBD that will not protect consumer access to CBD supplements. Action Alert! Two weeks ago, we reported on efforts to preserve consumer access to therapeutic levels of CBD oil in supplements. The US Senate Appropriations Committee has approved report la...

  • Sep 12, 2019 95

    Save CBD Now!

    Unless the FDA makes an exception, consumers will lose access to affordable CBD oil. Action Alert! Over the last couple of years, ANH has been reporting on the many benefits of CBD oil, a non-psychoactive compound found in the hemp plant. Among other things, CBD oil is extremely helpful in managi...

  • Sep 12, 2019 52

    FDA Moves to Ban Customized Curcumin, Others

    A proposed rule would eliminate many helpful, customized natural medicines. Action Alert! Last week, the FDA released a proposal to prohibit more than a dozen natural medicines from being made at compounding pharmacies, which make customized medicines to suit the needs of individual patients. Thi...