THE MYTH AND REALITY OF HERBALS
In the world we are into, we think of things logically and we don’t usually just accept things without prior thorough investigation. This is also true with the herbals that are rampant among our legacies. In my first few years of living, I thought of herbals giving this “PLACEBO EFFECT”. Well, I stand corrected now. There are even recognized organizations that authorize the use of the herbals: see PHILIPPINE HERBAL MEDICINE.
MOM’S CHOICE: Our choice?
It’s rampant in TV, radio, news and related media the different advertisements about medicine. Technically speaking, it’s a sure thing that whoever comes frequent in telling everybody their stories on air, they have enough money to spend for advertising their products. Usually, these products are also common in the mouth of our mothers. Maybe we don’t have time to investigate what are the PROS and CONS about the product being advertised but the thing is, I hope it’s true, that whatever they tell, it must be true. Not just taking each other down and making the best advertising strategy to sell their products with known anomalies.
NEOZEP for runny nose and SOLMUX for cough, that’s the rule of the house. It’s also quite interesting to try new things but to simplify the ever-ending argument, we usually go with these product lines.