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Give Your Heart a Tune-Up

Give Your Heart a Tune-Up

Looking to lower your blood pressure? more

Avoiding Drug Interactions

Avoiding Drug Interactions

A lot of us take multiple medications, often combining prescription and over-the-counter medicines with vitamins and herbal supplements. While medications are important for staying healthy, taking certain medications together can sometimes cause serious side effects. more

How COVID-19 Is Affecting Flu Season

How COVID-19 Is Affecting Flu Season

Wearing a mask, washing your hands, social distancing and other precautions may be preventing the spread of more than just COVID-19. more

COVID-19 Vaccines Hit Pharmacies

COVID-19 Vaccines Hit Pharmacies

As COVID-19 vaccination efforts ramp up around the country, health officials are trying to bring vaccines to the most convenient places possible. more

Big Smiles for Children's Dental Health

Big Smiles for Children's Dental Health

This month is National Children's Dental Health Month. You can celebrate by promoting good dental health habits with your kids. more

FDA Approves New COVID-19 Treatment

FDA Approves New COVID-19 Treatment

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new treatment for COVID-19. more

How Safe Is Your Home?

How Safe Is Your Home?

How many potentially dangerous items are in your home? more

Medications and Behind-the-Wheel Safety

Medications and Behind-the-Wheel Safety

Many people are not aware that their prescription medications can impair their ability to drive safely. Unfortunately, this lack of awareness can be dangerous on the road. more

Medicines and Pregnancy: What You Need to Know

Medicines and Pregnancy: What You Need to Know

Pregnancy is a very special time in a woman's life. However, because some medications are safe during pregnancy and others are not, it can also be a confusing time. more

Monitoring Your Blood Pressure at Home

Monitoring Your Blood Pressure at Home

If you're not doing these things, you're measuring your blood pressure wrong. more