Posted on May 10, 2013
After a long, dreary winter, sun protection is probably the last thing on your mind. However, it should be the first thing on your mind when you are getting ready in the morning year round. Even on cold, cloudy days up to 40 percent of the sun’s...
Posted on Apr 18, 2013
Most drugs can be thrown in the trash, but you should take certain precautions before tossing them out. A few drugs should be flushed down the toilet. And a growing number of “take-back” programs offer another safe way to dispose of your medications.
Posted on Apr 12, 2013
Spring is here and with it comes warmer weather! It is also a time for seasonal allergies, which can cause sneezing, coughing, runny or stuffed nose, and watery or itchy eyes.
Posted on Apr 3, 2013
There has been a lot of hype about green coffee bean extract helping with weight loss, so let’s look at the facts. It is thought to help with weight loss, high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes, and infections.
Posted on Feb 8, 2013
Every year, the American Heart Association recognizes February as Heart Healthy Month...
Posted on Jan 18, 2013
The flu season has arrived, early and strong! Our pharmacists here at Fagen Pharmacy have been vaccinating against this season's flu since August. However, if you still have yet to receive your flu shot for the 2012-2013 season (August 2012 - March...
Posted on Dec 10, 2012
Have you had your cholesterol checked lately? If not, it might be that time! Experts suggest a cholesterol check once every 5 years for everyone age 20 and older. If your cholesterol is elevated, lowering it is recommended and a good start to a...
Posted on Nov 14, 2012
Earwax. Great table topic, right? Maybe not, but earwax is a natural, normal part of your body. It helps clean and lubricate your ears. Without it, your ears would become dry and itchy and pretty uncomfortable.
Posted on Nov 12, 2012
The holidays are upon us and it's time to celebrate with family and friends....and food! If you've been eating well this year, you might find it hard to stay healthy during the holidays. Here are some tips
Posted on Oct 30, 2012
The winter months are approaching (much too quickly if I might add) and it is important to ward off that awful runny nose and annoying sneezes. This week, I have 8 ways to stay healthy this fall and winter ...