He Shou Wu (Fo-Ti): The Elixir of Liver Damage?

One of my patients wanted me to look up this new elixir of life, He Shou Wu. Evidently vegans are on the lookout for how they can get collagen without eating animals. I'm not clear how that led people to a Chinese herb. Here's the story my patient got, mentioning Rachelle Robinett recommending He Shou …

The Fine Art of Zombification: Haitian Zombie Poison.

After learning that the CDC will be running a zombie apocalypse emergency style drill, I did a bit of digging about the possibilities of zombification on medline. It turns out that there has been a dedicated group of researchers working on the zombification process for quite some time. The practice is an extension of vodou, which is a …