At Kirk Pharmacy, our pharmacists want the best for all our patients. That’s why we’re introducing our Brown Bag Review.
Many homes end up with unwanted or expired prescription and over-the-counter medications. Old prescriptions left in medicine cabinets or elsewhere in the home can be a source of danger if children unintentionally get access to them. Unneeded medicine may also cause confusion for people who are already taking a large number of medications.
Maintaining good oral health is essential to maintaining good overall health. The goal of proper oral hygiene is to remove or prevent formation and buildup of plaque and tartar, to prevent dental caries and periodontal disease, and to decrease the incidence of halitosis (bad breath).
What is insomnia? Insomnia is difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep. Those who experience insomnia usually also experience fatigue, low energy, difficulty concentrating, mood disturbances, and decreased performance in work or at school. Insomnia can be acute or chronic (at least 3 nights a week for more than 3 months).
Little teapots with long spouts have become a fixture in many homes to flush out clogged nasal passages and help people breathe easier.
Did you know? Contact lens care is very important to prevent eye infections and other problems with the eye. Follow these tips to ensure you are cleaning and storing your contact lenses in the safest way.
What are some of the benefits of using topical products instead of tablets?
Why Is Sun-Safety Important? Your skin is the largest organ in the body and makes up the first-line of defense for your immune system. Keeping it protected from the harsh sun is essential for skin cancer prevention and overall health. Over the past three decades, more people have had skin cancer than all other cancers…
About 50% Of Adults Get It & It’s Usually In The Summer! Why Does It Happen? Nerve cells can overreact to certain stimuli, causing the skin’s outer layer to react differently. It can start to lose elasticity and suppleness, leading to dehydrated, irritable skin.
What Are They? Probiotics are considered the “good” bacteria that live in the body. They are live organisms that help with digestion and may aid in immune system response. They can be wiped out by stress, age, antibiotics and travel. Prebiotics are non-digestible carbohydrates that provide a food source for all the “good” bacteria in…
Benefits Of Omega 3’S Nearly all studies show that people with the highest levels of omega-3 live longer than those with lower levels We know that omega-3 fatty acids play a crucial role in heart and brain functions. The latest studies suggest that:
What is Menopause? Menopause is a natural part of aging for women, and technically occurs when a woman has been period free for 12 months. Before the 12 months a woman is considered to be peri-menopausal and after the 12 months considered to be post-menopausal. Perimenopause is usually the time when women have more symptoms…