Joe and Terry Graedon

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Joe Graedon, MS, pharmacologist, and Teresa Graedon, PhD, medical anthropologist, are authors of the nationally syndicated newspaper column "The People’s Pharmacy." Between them, they have written many books, including the New York Times bestsellerThe People’s Pharmacy. They also host a syndicated radio show of the same name. They reside in Durham, North Carolina. 

The Graedons are frequent guests on television news and information programs to discuss issues relating to drugs, herbs, home remedies, vitamins and related health topics. Appearances include public television, Dateline NBC, 20/20, Extra, The Oprah Winfrey Show, Good Morning America, CBS Morning News, and NBC Evening News with Tom Brokaw.


  • Best Choices from the People's Pharmacy (2006) 
  • The People's Pharmacy Guide to Home and Herbal Remedies (1999)
  • Dangerous Drug Interactions (1999) 
  • The People's Guide To Deadly Drug Interactions: How To Protect Yourself From Life-Threatening Drug-Drug, Drug-Food, Drug-Vitamin Combinations (1995)
  • Deadly Drug Interactions (1995)
  • The Aspirin Handbook (1993) 
  • The Graedon's Best Medicine: From Herbal Remedies to High-Tech Rx Breakthroughs (1991) 
  • 50+: The Graedon's People's Pharmacy (1988)
  • The New People's Pharmacy (1985) 
  • The People's Pharmacy-2 (1980)
  • The People's Pharmacy (1976)