All Natural Does Not Mean Risk Free!

All Natural Does Not Mean Risk Free!

Use of St. John’s Wort to treat depression has skyrocketed over the last year, increasing by more than 2000%. St. John’s Wort has become a multi-billion dollar industry.

A major study released in January 2000 found that St. John’s Wort can have dangerous interactions with other medications often used by people taking it. Even though it is a gentle alternative, be sure that your doctor understands all of the medicines AND SUPPLEMENTS you are taking.

 

Dr. Alan Greene

Dr. Greene is a practicing physician, author, national and international TEDx speaker, and global health advocate. He is a graduate of Princeton University and University of California San Francisco.

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