If there's one thing I've been consistent about, it's that, however ridiculous all the other woo I routinely discuss here is—homeopathy, reiki, reflexology, I'm talking to you and your friends—herbal medicine and supplements might have value because they might have a physiological effect that is beneficial in treating or preventing disease. Of course, if that's the case, it's because the herb or supplement contains chemicals that act as drugs. They're "dirty" drugs in that they are mixed with all sorts of other substances in the herb or supplement that might or might not have effects, which means that different lots of the herbs or supplements often have different activity, but they are drugs nonetheless. That's why, for instance, doctors don't tell patients to chew on foxglove leaves when they want a patient to get digoxin. Digoxin is a powerful drug with a relatively narrow "therapeutic window," meaning that the difference between the levels of the drug in the blood … [Read more...] about From dietary supplements to the emergency room
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Melody Baetens The Detroit News Published 12:10 PM EST Nov 6, 2018 Kenya Moore and husband welcome baby girl Reality TV star, businesswoman and native Detroiter Kenya Moore welcome her first child with husband Marc Daly Sunday. Their newborn daughter has been named Brooklyn Doris, and Moore told People that the baby weighed 5 pounds, 12 ounces. She was named Brooklyn because that’s where Moore and Daily met, and Doris after Moore’s grandmother, who she said raised her. “She’s so perfect and strong! Marc was incredible in the delivery room,” she wrote on Instagram. “I lost a lot of blood so I’m very weak but they both were strong for me.” The "Real Housewives of Atlanta" star said she was diagnosed with the pregnancy complication pre-eclampsia, but everyone is fine now. “We are blessed and doing well,” she wrote. Mac Miller died from a mix of fentanyl and cocaine It was an accidental overdose of a cocktail of substances … [Read more...] about Grapevine: Kenya Moore and husband welcome baby girl
Michelle L. Price and John Locher Associated Press Published 10:36 AM EDT Oct 17, 2018 Pahrump, Nev. – America’s most famous pimp partied for days with porn stars, political pals and others to celebrate his 72nd birthday, but the revelry ended when Dennis Hof was found dead in one of his Nevada brothels. Hof, a Donald Trump-style Republican who won a GOP primary for a seat in the state Legislature this year, spent his last nights in a series of celebrations across Nevada that drew notables from politics and the sex industry – two worlds he managed to bridge. His final party Monday night at the Pahrump Nugget hotel-casino, about an hour’s drive outside Las Vegas, included aging porn star Ron Jeremy, tax-cut activist Grover Norquist, one-time “Hollywood Madam” Heidi Fleiss and ex-Arizona sheriff and politician Joe Arpaio. “Boy, that’s shocking,” Arpaio, the former six-term sheriff of metropolitan Phoenix, said of Hof’s … [Read more...] about America’s most famous pimp dies
NEVADA brothel owner Dennis Hof died in his sleep on October 16, officials said. Here's the lowdown on the brothel owner, his net worth and how he knew Lamar Odom. Who was Dennis Hof and what was his net worth? Dennis Hof was an American brothel owner who was also running for Nevada State Assembly. He died in his sleep at his at the Love Ranch South in Crystal, Nevada on October 16 - just days after his 72nd birthday. According to the Daily Mail, Hof was found dead by Ron Jeremy after the pair celebrated the brothel owner's birthday with longterm partner Heidi Fleiss. Heidi Fleiss told DailyMail.com that she was with Hof and Jeremy as they "drove from Reno to Pahrump on Monday". Fleiss said: "On the way down on the drive on the eight-hour drive, Dennis was joking about Ron’s health and how he needed to take better care of himself. We were all making fun of Ron and just generally life... His diet was so unhealthy, I told him months ago to start eating healthy. "Dennis was … [Read more...] about Who was Dennis Hof, what was his net worth and how did he know Lamar Odom?
Michelle L. Price and John Locher, Associated Press Updated 10:32 pm PDT, Tuesday, October 16, 2018 FILE - In this June 13, 2016, file photo, Dennis Hof, owner of the Moonlite BunnyRanch, a legal brothel near Carson City, Nev., is pictured during an interview during a break in the trial of Denny Edward Phillips and Russell Lee Hogshooter in Oklahoma City. Nevada authorities said Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, that Hof, a legal pimp who has fashioned himself as a Donald Trump-style Republican candidate has died. less FILE - In this June 13, 2016, file photo, Dennis Hof, owner of the Moonlite BunnyRanch, a legal brothel near Carson City, Nev., is pictured during an interview during a break in the trial of Denny Edward ... more Photo: Sue Ogrocki, AP Authorities remove the body of Nevada brothel owner Dennis Hof from the Love Ranch brothel, Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018, in Pahrump, Nev. Hof, a legal pimp and Republican … [Read more...] about America’s most famous pimp, poised for elected office, dies