Health Tips

4 Things Everyone Should do During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Mar 23, 2020
As news of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to bombard us, we want to encourage our customers to take every precaution to protect themselves, friends, neighbors, family and coworkers. Together, we can help slow and stop the spread of...

CBD: What Is It?

Dec 13, 2019
CBD, short for cannabidiol, is a chemical compound found in the cannabis plant. A naturally occurring substance, it’s commonly used to help people manage pain, emotions and mood, and appetite, among other conditions. It’s important to know...

Ear Tubes: No Surgery Required

Dec 09, 2019
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new system that allows ear tubes to be inserted without surgery. This new system is referred to as the Tubes Under Local Anesthesia (Tula) System. The FDA approved it for use in...

New Seizure Rx Gets Green Light

Dec 03, 2019
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new medication for seizures. This new approval can be found under the name XCOPRI (cenobamate). The FDA approved it to treat adults with partial-onset seizures. This medication is...

Biotin May Interfere with Lab Tests

Dec 02, 2019
Biotin, also known as vitamin B7, may interfere with lab tests and lead to incorrect results, according to a warning from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). In 2017, the FDA issued a warning about the possibility of biotin ...

Potentially Unsafe Meds at Dollar Stores

Nov 21, 2019
Certain medications found at two common dollar store chains may pose safety issues, according to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The FDA is warning consumers about certain over-the-counter (OTC) medications found at Dollar Tree...