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 […]
We are honoured to announce that the Ontario Pharmacy Association (OPA) has selected our very own Darlene Guindon as the winner of the ‘2019 Registered Pharmacy Technician of the Year’ award, for the province of Ontario. This is a wonderful achievement Darlene! We are so very proud of you!
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. […]
Know the signs to help save a life Whether you’ve learned how to do CPR or not, knowing the difference between a heart attack and a cardiac arrest is important because it will help you know what the victim needs in addition to calling 9-1-1 for an ambulance. What is the difference between a heart attack and a cardiac […]
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 […]
Amardeep Khaira, PharmD Dr. Amar Khaira – who holds a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Waterloo School of Pharmacy – joined Medical Arts in September 2018, rounding out the number of pharmacists serving community families to six. And when asked what he enjoys most about his work, Amar is quick to say, […]
Ideal Protein is a medically developed weight loss and healthier lifestyle protocol. During the 4 phases of the protocol our weight loss coaches guide, encourage and work with dieters on their individual journeys towards healthier lifestyle living goals. In doing so, dieters do more than just achieve their weight loss goals, but also learn the […]
Public education to help prevent the elderly from falling inside the home has been successful but new studies point to a misstep. There’s not enough education about preventing falls outside. So, what to do about falls prevention? A shortlist for indoor prevention: A shortlist for outdoor prevention:
Come see us at our Medical Arts Pharmacy 13th Street location for our sale on RenewLife natural products to obtain up to 40% off, more details in the Store. Sale starts Monday, July 30th and runs for two weeks to Friday, Aug 10th.
For some of us over 50, a first experience with dry eye syndrome often hits during cold winter months when we spend more time indoors, often in front of our computer screens or watching TV. But summer has features that can bring on a first bout too; the feelings of eye fatigue, or red, sore, burning, […]