Health Canada reports more than 800 drug shortages. While children’s pain and fever medications are garnering a lot of media attention, many OTC and Rx drug shortages are worth noting. Let’s talk about this and how we can help.
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.
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.
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.
Finding a family doctor in the Comox Valley is no easy task, made more difficult recently with the departure of Dr. Nataros and Dr. Fox. If you are one of the 13,500 patients without a family doctor, what can you do?