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Niwot alum opens apothecary to help locals' health

 

Last updated 4/9/2020 at 12:42pm

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Terra Apothecary in Denver (1452 S. Broadway) offers a variety of natural remedies including herbal teas/supplements, CBD products, essential oils, and even natural skincare.

According to IQVIA, a health information and technology company, 3.79 billion prescriptions were filled by pharmacies across the country in 2018. That's 11 times the population of the United States. While Western medicine has certainly developed over time, we still hear near-constant reports of prescription drug abuse. But what if there was an alternative?

Natural medicine has been around as long as ailments have been, and many of our modern medicines still draw from plants. This struggle between ancient and modern remedies inspired Niwot alum Bobby Vu to look into natural medicine, first...



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