The Multiplier Effect: Spending Our Dollars Locally

A dollar spent at a locally owned store generates $5 to $14 in value within that community.

Take a Peek at Microminerals

Although needed in very tiny amounts, microminerals play a vitally important part in nearly all of our physiological processes.

California's Proposition 65 Warning Labels

"A product does not have to contain a level of the substance that represents an actual risk to trigger a Prop 65 warning."

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A Trio of Travel Companions

With summer on the way, vacation and travel plans often come as well. Whether one travels to the tropics or above the Arctic Circle, there are a few staple portable items which may make your vacation much more pleasant, safe, and healthy!

Seasonal Allergy Support

The beauty of spring and summer in the Willamette Valley seems to have just one drawback: the abundance of airborne allergens thanks to the profusion of grasses, shrubs, and trees here. Many people suffer from a large variety of symptoms, whether from one particular source or a combination. Some of these symptoms can be quite severe, leading to misery of a kind during certain months.

Women's Heart Disease Risks/Symptoms

 It is well-known that in the USA, CVD is the leading killer of men. What is not so well-known is that CVD is the leading killer of women aged 50 and older. It is also not common knowledge that there are substantial gender differences in not only the prevalence of these diseases, but also in the signs and symptoms of CVD.

Mitochondrial Support & Wellness/Longevity

Some of the most exciting science relating to nutritional "anti-aging" in the last 15 years has been the study of mitochondia and mitochondrial wellness. If you remember your biology classes at all, you will recall that mitochondria (singular: mitochondrion) are the "powerhouses" or "fuel-furnaces" of the cell.

Power Up with Arginine

The amino acid L-arginine as a supplement had been largely relegated to the sports nutrition realm for decades. This is changing in recent years as the primary benefit for which athletes relied on this amino is becoming increasingly studied and its importance to health is more widely understood and appreciated.

Vitamin B-12

Vitamin B-12 is possibly the most well-known of the B family of vitamins. Even orthodox medical practitioners recognize its importance in treating pernicious anemia, for example.

Nopal Cactus

Prickly pear cactus, also known as opuntia, and nopal (in its native Mexico), is an edible cactus with a long history of culinary and folk-medicine use.

Vaccine Detox

With the particularly virulent influenza virus currently making the rounds, many people are seeking to protect themselves by receiving an influenza vaccination. In this newsletter we will explore some of ways one may detoxify the body from the heavy metals and other deleterious compounds in vaccines.

Multitasking Gotu Kola for Mind & Body

One of the most legendary herbs in the Ayurvedic herbal tradition, with a history of use stretching back more than one thousand years, has some of the most disparate and interesting properties ascribed to it.

Oregon Grape Root

Hopefully most people who live in Oregon are aware of the state flower. Beyond its symbolic status, however, Oregon grape is a time-honored, revered herbal medicine with many physiological actions benefiting multiple body systems.

Special Delivery: Liposomal Vitamins

Our cells' phospholipid membrane controls the transport of nutrients and other molecules  into and out of all of our cells. Liposomal delivery enhances that transport for increased absorption of nutrients.

Triphala: The Importance of a Mother

In India there is a saying that the importance of triphala is that of a mother. Its uses may be simplified as purification, cleansing, and detoxification, especially of the digestive tract. These actions affect health on many more levels, however.

Changes to Supplement Facts Labels

However they are measured and labeled, Evergreen Nutrition will continue to bring you the highest quality supplements at the best prices we can find.

Iodine: The Forgotten Mineral

After the introduction of pharmaceutical drugs, the highly antimicrobial mineral iodine was largely forgotten. However, the germ-killing aspects of iodine are just one of its many benefits.

Fermented Foods & Herbs

Fermented foods and drinks have been around for literally thousands of years, imparting their benefits to humanity.

Magnesium Threonate

There is a new, extremely well-researched form of magnesium which has the ability to cross the blood-brain barrier and exert some truly amazing effects.

You Just Can't Beat Beets!

Don't miss a beat with beats. They can improve oxygenation to the brain, enhance athletic performance, support nitric oxide production and are loaded with nutrients.

Andalou Naturals: Non-GMO Project Verified

The long-term consequences of GMOs are unknown. The toxins used on herbicide-tolerant GMO plants have spawned "superweeds" and "superbugs" and the use of even more toxic chemicals.

Himalaya Ayurvedic Herbs: Healthy You, Happy Planet

Himalaya combines the best of ancient Ayurvedic tradition and modern science. They are also committed to the making a positive difference in the global community and to our planet.

Take a Breather: Help for Smoke Inhalation

A house full, a hole full! And you cannot gather a bowl-full!

In spite of Squirrel Nutkin's riddle, the bowl of the Willamette Valley has been full of smoke nearly all summer. With the most unhealthy air quality in 25 years, even people who don't normally have respiratory problems are feeling the effects.

Do You Believe in Angels?

Vitamin Angels has helped at-risk populations in need specifically pregnant women, new mothers, and children under five gain access to lifesaving and life changing vitamins and minerals. They have nourished 52 million children in 66 countries including the United States.

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