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Shingles: What You Need to Know
Written By Digital Pharmacist Staff Shingles is not just seen in the older population. Young adults can develop this condition, too. Here's what you need to know.
Snoring and Sleep Apnea
Written By Digital Pharmacist Staff Have you been told you snore like a tractor? It could be more than just snoring. You might have sleep apnea.
COPD: Stop Coughing and Start Breathing
Written By Digital Pharmacist Staff Has it been getting harder for you to breathe? Maybe it’s the weather, but it could be COPD.
Scrub Your Hands to Protect Your Health
Written By Anyssa Garza, PharmD, BCMAS Dec. 2 through 8 is National Handwashing Awareness Week — the perfect time to remind everyone that keeping your hands clean is one of the most important ways to stay healthy.
These Male Enhancement Products May Be Dangerous
Written By Anyssa Garza, PharmD, BCMAS The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a warning about easily accessible Rhino male enhancement products.
Check Your Medicine: Blood Pressure Rx Recalled
Written By Anyssa Garza, PharmD, BCMAS If you take valsartan or a product containing valsartan, you may have a recalled and potentially dangerous medication in your medicine cabinet, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warned.
Coping with Winter Allergies
Written By Anyssa Garza, PharmD, BCMAS It’s getting chilly out and, just like clockwork, you’re back sniffling again. But before you write off that stuffy nose as just another cold, you may want to consider that the culprit could actually be winter allergies.
You Can Smile About These Healthy Tips
Proper care of your teeth and gums promotes dental health and lowers your risk for dental issues like tooth decay, gum disease and tooth loss, among others.
Caring for Your Contacts
Cleaning your contact lenses incorrectly could harm you and negatively affect your vision.
Oleic Acid and Heart Health
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a statement about the heart health claims surrounding oleic acid.