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June 7th Ask the Herb Doc! Listener Call-In Program

Dave sets one show aside every month to talk about important issues and answer questions about natural health. Today, Dave will be talking about National Hemp Week with industrial hemp activist, Morgan Leach. We’ll hear the latest news on industrial hemp and medical marijuana in the state of West Virginia. If you need advice from the Herb Doc, have a comment, or just want to discuss a health topic you have on your mind, you can email your inquiry to customerservice@motherearthworks.com, or send it to Dave on the Highway to Health Facebook page. We welcome your calls during the show as well at 304-428-7267.

May 31st Finding Your Path to Radiant Health

Dave’s friend, Mark Kaylor, returns to our show with news about his latest project. Drawing from a diverse array of healing practices and traditions from around the world, Mark’s studies have lead him to develop a holistic practice that incorporates many traditions. He believes that many of us have come to settle for a level of health that is substandard rather than the radiant health that is our birthright.

May 24th Olive Leaf Extract for Health & Immunity

Doctors and clinics around the world have been raving about the astonishing results they are experiencing using olive leaf extract, which has a 7,000-year-old folk medicine tradition. Scientists have isolated oleuropein, the molecule in olive oil that provides its multitude of life-extending health benefits. Our guest today is Geoff Melcher, VP East Park Research, Olive Leaf Products, with great news about olive leaf extract’s powerful anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties.

May 17th Finding Balance with Natural Blood Sugar Control

Sold in many marketplaces in Mexico and Central America, Hintonia latiflora is a tree that grows in the desert. The herb was found to be equal to or better than insulin in mild to moderate cases of diabetes. Hintonia latiflora has been clinically studied in Germany for over 60 years in type 2 diabetes and shows impressive results. Cheryl Meyers shares the science behind this astonishing herb for blood sugar control.

May 10th Mother’s Day – Focus on Women’s Health

Women are the traditional caretakers in the family, often with little thought for themselves or their own health difficulties. As Mother’s Day approaches, we feel it’s time to put the spot light on women’s health. Our guest today is author and Naturopathic Doctor, Marita Schauch. We’ll look at the overwhelmingly complex health issues that face women today and how they can find health and balance at every age.

May 3rd Ask the Herb Doc! Listener Call-In Program

Dave sets one show aside every month to talk about important issues and answer questions about natural health. If you need advice from the Herb Doc, have a comment, or just want to discuss a health topic you have on your mind, you can email your inquiry to customerservice@motherearthworks.com, or send it to Dave on the Highway to Health Facebook page. We welcome your calls during the show as well at 304-428-7267.

April 26th Herbs for Overall Health Support

In ancient times, countless cultures embraced the use of herbs as medicine to improve overall health. Today, more people than ever before are turning to the inherent healing properties found in herbal supplements and coupling that with a healthy diet and a regular exercise routine. Master Herbalist, Dean Morris, discusses uses and properties of single herb varieties and how you can easily integrate these into your daily routine.

April 19th Can Mushrooms Save the Bees?

In 2015, Colony Collapse Disorder (CCD) rates increased 6% to affect 41% of managed bee colonies nationwide. Some scientists estimate that all managed bee colonies could face total decimation by 2020. Host Defense Organic Mushrooms created BeeFriendly, an initiative to help reverse these devastating declines. Jerry Angelini joins us for this Earth Day show to discuss the research into mushroom extracts and the role they play in strengthening the immune systems of bees.

April 12th Ask the Herb Doc! Listener Call-In Program

Dave sets one show aside every month to talk about important issues and answer questions about natural health. If you need advice from the Herb Doc, have a comment, or just want to discuss a health topic you have on your mind, you can email your inquiry to customerservice@motherearthworks.com, or send it to Dave on the Highway to Health Facebook page. We welcome your calls during the show as well at 304-428-7267.

April 5th Maximize Your Diet Results

According to the CDC, more than 36% of Americans are overweight and at risk of serious related health conditions. While there is not one magic pill, there is clinical proof that certain plant extracts can curb appetite and optimize fat burn. With all the planning and work a diet takes, wouldn’t you want to maximize your results? National health educator, Mohit Kumar, joins us to discuss healthy support for your diet and exercise plan.

March 29th Your Guts, Your Brain and Pain

The health of your gut and its microbiome have a big influence on your energy, mood and overall health. We welcome Dr. Frank King back to the show to discuss the root causes behind such large numbers of people taking pain medications, and the common and not-so-common symptoms that poor gut health can trigger. Learn some easy but important steps you can take to restore intestinal balance.

March 22nd Gentlemen, Are You “On Your Game?”

If you are a guy and you want to stay active at work, in sports or as a weekend warrior around the home, you need to tune in for today’s show. Richard Passwater joins us with news about a product specially designed to support men’s joint comfort, flexibility, range of motion and cartilage condition. You won’t want to start your summer fitness program without checking into this first!

March 13th The Kidney-Joint Connection

The kidneys normally remove uric acid from the body, but if your levels become unhealthy, problems can arise. Painful inflammation can attack one or more joints as a result, and it can be incapacitating. What exactly happens when uric acid builds up in the bloodstream? How can the kidneys be naturally supported to prevent painful joints or kidney stones? Our guest educator, Jane Smalley, has answers.

March 6th Ask the Herb Doc! Listener Call-In Program

Dave sets one show aside every month to talk about important issues and answer questions about natural health. If you need advice from the Herb Doc, have a comment, or just want to discuss a health topic you have on your mind, you can email your inquiry to customerservice@motherearthworks.com, or send it to Dave on the Highway to Health Facebook page. We welcome your calls during the show as well at 304-428-7267.

March 1st Fire Cider: New Englanders Swear by It

Have you heard of Fire Cider? It’s a traditional folk remedy made of vinegar, herbs and spices that is making a big come-back in the natural health community. New Englanders use it tonic to boost digestion and immunity to stay hardy and healthy. Today we’ll speak with Amy Huebner, co-ower of Shire City Herbals, makers of Fire Cider. If you’re suffering from cabin fever, this may be just the thing you need!

February 22nd Live from Mother Earth Foods: Our Birthday Broadcast

Today’s show comes to you live from Mother Earth Foods, as Dave and his co-host, Chuck Martin celebrate our store’s upcoming birthday and annual sale event. Recognized as West Virginia’s oldest independent natural food and supplement store, Mother Earth Foods has provided the Mid-Ohio Valley with healthful organic foods, vitamins, and herbs since 1975. Stop by, say Hi, and join the fun.

February 22nd- Live from Mother Earth Foods: Our Birthday Broadcast

What do you get when an enthusiastic natural gourmet food store owner is also a talented cook? If it’s Debra Stark, you end up with “Eat Well, Be Happy,” a great cooking show aimed at bringing back the pleasures of the table with fresh, seasonal, colorful, organic ingredients. Recipes are simple, but the results make folks swoon with delight. You’ll find Debra’s show on the new Mother Earth Foods website – and today we’ll hear her personal story.

February 8th- Beauty from the Inside Out – ENCORE SHOW from 8/24/16

Celebrities are buzzing about the latest beauty trend – nutriceuticals. But you don’t have to be a celebrity to enjoy the results of beauty building nutrients! Our guest, Richard Passwater, works with a Belgian dietary supplement manufacturer that has researched the effects of collagen on hair, skin, joints and nails. Tune in for some anti-aging advice that’s easy to follow and good for you too!

February 1st – Ask the Herb Doc! Listener Call-In Program

Dave sets one show aside every month to talk about important issues and answer questions about natural health. If you need advice from the Herb Doc, have a comment, or just want to discuss a health topic you have on your mind, you can email your inquiry to customerservice@motherearthworks.com, or send it to Dave on the Highway to Health Facebook page. We welcome your calls during the show as well at 304-428-7267.

January 25th – Pathways Life Enrichment Program

Parents and family members often feel unequipped to help loved ones who struggle with behavioral issues, especially when it spirals into anger, alcohol and substance abuse, and violent or criminal conduct. Where can the average person turn for help in our community? Dave talks with Kim Fortney, MA, a certified facilitator with the National Curriculum Training Institute (NCTI), about a program for real change and second chances.

January 18th – Navigating Loss, Finding Joy

Eventually, we all face a stressful life event such as the death of a loved one, a divorce or a humiliating job loss. How we experience and process such traumatic losses can determine our quality of life in the days that follow. Our guest, Ginny McKinney, is a life coach and writer who suffered a sudden loss, and made some brave and incredible changes during her healing journey. We hope her story inspires you.

January 11th – Out with the Old – Gentle All-System Cleansing

Ready to improve your health in 2017? Why not start with a gentle all-system cleanse? The Ojibawa people had an herbal formula for this purpose, which has been perfected through years of clinical studies. We’ll talk with registered Holistic Nutritionist and educator, Lisa Kilgour, about the use of this traditional cleansing tea, and exactly how it works to eliminate toxins, increase energy and improve immune function.

January 4th – Ask the Herb Doc! Call In with your Questions

Dave sets one show aside every month to talk about important issues and answer your questions about natural health. If you need advice from the Herb Doc, you can email your inquiry to customerservice@motherearthworks.com, or send it to Dave on the Highway to Health Facebook page. We welcome your calls during the show as well at 304-428-7267.

What Our Customers are Saying

Awesome!

Have been using this store for years. Been there for as long as I can remember. Very useful products that actually work. I have recommended this store to others for many years. I know many who shop here and all have only good things to say. Thanks for being here.

Marie Jones
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They’ve done the research!

I love this store! I can always count on them to have a healthy, safe alternative. It is a huge relief to walk into a store and buy whatever you want without having to worry about if you’re ingesting poison. Also, the employees are always really helpful and knowledgeable about their products.

Brooke Proctor
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Outstanding Staff!

ABSOLUTELY WONDERFUL STORE AND CUSTOMER SERVICE. As a new vegan, they were able to show me various foods and things to enjoy. They answered all my questions with a smile and made me feel important. GREAT GREAT PLACE.

Robert Tichnell Jr.
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Great business with great people!

We have done business with Mother Earth Foods almost since its inception. I have seen a lot of changes through the years. All of them working toward offering more products and services for their customers. They research the products they sell and only sell the best. Anytime I have gone in asking for a product for a particular issue, the employees could steer me toward what I needed to address that issue I was having. As far as I am concerned this is the ONLY true health food store in our area. They will always have my continued patronage. Thank you for striving to provide the best for your customers.

Joanne Clem
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