There’s something new in understanding cancer

Whether directly or indirectly, it’s safe to say we’ve all had some kind of experience with cancer. And do you know there are more than 200 different types of human cancers? In fact, some, like breast cancer, were described by the ancient Egyptians, and fossil evidence shows that cancers appeared within the animal kingdom since […]

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Some tips for enjoying a healthy summer pregnancy

Except for the couple of weeks when temps might soar to risky heights, summer is generally a wonderful season for expectant moms, with lots of opportunity to stay active and enjoy fresh seasonal fruits and veggies.  But across every season, our pharmacists are always here to help.  “Help” can cover many situations during the average […]

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What are you up to on Monday, March 11?

Whatever…try to avoid daytime sleepiness when we spring forward Chances are you’re aware we spend about a third of our lives asleep. But you might not know that about one-third of us don’t get enough “good quality” sleep.  What are the barriers to waking up feeling refreshed and clear-headed? In short, it’s a long list.  […]

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Winter allergies are nothing to sneeze at

With fall allergy season behind us and spring a few months away, many of us look forward to some winter relief from symptoms unless we’re sensitive to indoor moulds, dust, pets or wool. Like pollen, these sources of winter allergies can cause inflammation of the mucous membranes inside the nose. The medical term for this […]

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