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A Prescription for Exercise

A Prescription for Exercise

If you could make a lifestyle change that reduced your risk of chronic disease by as much as 80%, would you do it? If not, what’s holding you back? We’ve got suggestions for changes that will improve your long-term health.

Eczema. Not JustEczema. Not Just Dry Skin. Dry Skin.

Eczema. Not Just Dry Skin.

Moisturizing is an integral part of eczema management, but how do you choose the best moisturizer? What are all those ingredients and what do they do? When and how often should you apply moisturizer?

hypothyroid fatigue article

Could Your Thyroid Medication Need an Adjustment?

The thyroid gland is small, but it has a big job. If you’re taking thyroid hormone for an underactive thyroid, what food and drug interactions should you watch for? And how do you know if the dose is right for you?

Dry Mouth Tips

Tips for Managing Dry Mouth

Many medications and health conditions can cause dry mouth, with symptoms such as difficulty speaking, chewing, and swallowing. What can you do to lessen the symptoms and prevent oral health problems?

Rapid Antigen Test Kits for business

Rapid Antigen Test Kits for Business

Incorporated businesses with 10 to 199 employees that want (or are required) to carry out workplace COVID-19 testing for employees can register for a federal program to receive tests at very little cost.

Rapid Antigen Test Kits Comox Valley

Rapid Antigen Test Kits Have Arrived!

COVID-19 rapid antigen test kits are now available at the pharmacy. These publicly funded tests are currently being offered to B.C. residents aged 70 years of age and over who have active MSP coverage. The age limitation will be lowered as more kits arrive in B.C.

Coffee and medications

Can caffeine change how your drugs work?

We often consider how drugs interact with each other, but we may overlook how foods interact with our medications. From coffee to energy drinks, caffeinated beverages are a popular stimulant that can affect many common medications.

Covid Vaccine Booster

COVID booster shots are here!

We’re now offering COVID booster shots in the pharmacy. In this article, we’ll address questions about whether a booster dose is really needed, whether Moderna is okay after Pfizer, and how to book your appointment with us.

10 Habits for Happy Healthy Holiday

10 Tips for a Happy, Healthy Holiday Season

Soon the holiday season spanning Christmas to New Year’s Day will be here and we can look forward to celebrating and spending time with family and friends. Check out our 10 tips to help you stay on course for healthier holidays.

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