Results for "Pharmacy"

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Can the Medications I Take Make Me Sensitive to Heat and the Sun?
Summer days spent out on the lake, at the beach or pool with friends and family can be lots of fun. But soaking up the sun could mean trouble for your...
Aug 15
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Brand-Name Versus Generic Medications: What’s the Difference?
One product many of us really came to miss early on in the global pandemic was our brand-name toilet paper (yes, TP!). We found ourselves scouring store...
Aug 13
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The Top Warning Signs You Might Be Taking Too Many Medications
It’s easy to find yourself taking several different medications. Maybe you have an antihistamine you take to manage your allergies. A medication that keeps...
Jul 17
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Headache? Backache? Joint Pain? How to Choose the Right Pain Reliever
Over-the-counter pain medications are a medicine cabinet staple—you probably have some Advil, Tylenol, or aspirin stashed in yours, ready for the next...
Apr 11
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Just What the Doctor Ordered: The Importance of Taking Your Medication as Prescribed
Using medications correctly at the right time and in the right way as prescribed by your doctor can help keep you healthy and control medical issues, but...
Mar 04
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Why You Should Never Throw Away That Medication Package Insert
Maybe your daughter has strep throat, and her doctor prescribes an antibiotic. Maybe you’re refilling your birth control medication. Maybe your dermatologist...
Feb 21
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Medication Safety Tips for Older Adults with Diabetes
Insulin and medications are an important part of diabetes management. But if you are an older adult with diabetes, particularly if you have mental or physical...
Jan 26
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Can You Overdose on Vitamins? Watch for These Symptoms
We’ve all heard the saying, “Too much of a good thing is bad for you.” But what about when it comes to vitamins? Can you ever really overdo them? “Yes,...
Jan 07
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Can You Become Dependent on Nasal Spray?
Do you have the sniffles, a runny nose or nasal congestion? With allergy season, cold season and the COVID-19 pandemic, you may be a little extra cautious...
Dec 21
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How Hazardous Is Your Handbag?
Is your purse a bottomless treasure trove of supplies? You name it, it’s in your purse right now. That’s why you never go anywhere without it. Well, your...
Dec 08