Flu Season Update: Millions Affected
Written By Anyssa Garza, PharmD, BCMAS If you have gotten sick with the flu this year, you are not alone.
How Your Hearing Can Affect Your Mental Health
Written By Digital Pharmacist Staff Older people with hearing loss may have a higher-than-normal risk of depression, according to a new study.
The Importance of Private Talks with Your Doctor
Written By Digital Pharmacist Staff Many young people never get to have private discussions with their doctors without their parents in the room, according to a new study. And that could affect how adolescents feel about their doctors and preventive medicine.
New Year, New Chance to Quit Smoking
Written By Anyssa Garza, PharmD, BCMAS Whether you have tried many times to quit smoking or you have never once tried to quit, a new year means another chance to successfully kick the habit.
Folic Acid and Pregnancy
Written By Anyssa Garza, PharmD, BCMAS Folic acid can help prevent major birth defects called neural tube defects (NTDs). But how much folic acid are you supposed to get?
Hepatitis C May Affect Millions of Americans
Written By Digital Pharmacist Staff Although there are medications that can cure hepatitis C, an estimated 2.4 million Americans are living with the disease, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Croup and Your Child
Written By Digital Pharmacist Staff As a parent, one of your top concerns is making sure your child is healthy and safe. That's why it's important to take the time to learn about croup and how it can affect your child.
Glaucoma: Everything You Need to Know
Written By Digital Pharmacist Staff Around half of the people who have glaucoma do not even know they have it, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
'Who Cares About America Today?' a short film by Sydney Gawlik
Watch how independent pharmacy plays an essential role in America.
The Importance of Cancer Screenings
Written By Digital Pharmacist staff Skipping recommended cancer screenings could put you at risk of fatal health problems, according to a new study.