Surviving Spring Allergies

Spring has sprung – there is beauty to behold everywhere…everywhere that isn’t already covered in pollen, that is. Along with the pretty flowers of this warmer season come the dreaded excess of pollen and an abundance of allergy triggers. Here are five ways to help you survive the season of allergies so you can goRead More

Managing Fibromyalgia During Winter

During colder seasons, the symptoms of fibromyalgia can worsen. This may not be the case for everyone, as some are unbothered during winter while others experience more pain than usual. If you are one of those who experiences pain during colder weather, here are some tips to help alleviate symptoms. 1. Take a hot bath.Read More

How to Survive Allergies in the Winter

Depending on what you are allergic to, there is a chance your allergies could flare up this winter. While the air outside is crisp and free of pollen, it is possible for the air indoors to become polluted. Here are some tips to stay allergy-free while it’s cold outside. 1. Stay warm. If you useRead More

Five Easy Ways to Ease a Cold Sore

A cold sore, which is an inflamed blister that appears in or around the mouth, is an infection formed by the herpes simplex virus. While there isn’t a cure for cold sores as of yet, there are ways to help ease the pain of them when they occur. 1. Keep your hands away from yourRead More

Three Important Steps to Take This Flu Season

Despite what some may try to tell you, the flu isn’t a disease that should be taken lightly when it comes to preventative action. So many opt out on getting their flu shot each year, but with new strains appearing at a rapid pace, it’s not worth the risk. Here are three important steps toRead More

Surviving the Fall Season with Asthma

For many, autumn happens to be the most wonderful time of the year. Especially if you live in an area that takes a beating on the thermostat during the summertime! The weather is cool and there are many festive activities to partake in outside. However, there are some allergy triggers that can bother you ifRead More

How To Save On Prescriptions

In today’s world, the price of medication has become quite expensive. In fact, the rising cost of prescription drugs has been one of the main topics in the great debate of US healthcare. Thankfully, there are ways your local pharmacy can help. Here are tips to help you save money while still receiving the treatmentRead More

Tips on How to Prevent Sunburn

While summer is officially here, it doesn’t mean we have to fall victim to the painful side effect known as sunburn. Here are some tips from The Pharmacy on how you can protect your skin this season. 1. Use sunscreen. Of course, this tip should go without saying. Suggested SPF is between 15-50, depending onRead More