Most often found among children between the ages of 3 and 10, head lice can be spread through head-to-head contact including sharing hats, hairbrushes and combs. Is your child complaining of itching, tickling or irritated scalp? Before buying any product, speak to your Guardian® pharmacist about treatments and steps to prevent recurrence.
What are NSAIDs and COXIBs? Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are a class of medication used to treat the pain and inflammation of arthritis. They do not contain steroids, hence the name “non-steroidal.” NSAIDs are a very large category of medications, some of which you can obtain without a prescription, such as acetylsalicylic acid (ASA) (e.g., Aspirin®, […]
Guardian, I.D.A. and Remedy’sRx pharmacies have come together to make a difference in the communities in which they operate. Over 75 stores and pharmacies have worked to make the holiday season a lot merrier for families across the country gathering close to $30,000 worth of toys for the “Toys for Tots Canada” charity. “Our independent […]
4 REASONS TO GET YOUR FLU SHOT To get vaccinated or not… that is the question Canadians ask every Fall. Here are a few reasons why you might consider getting a flu shot this year. 1. THE FLU CAN BE SERIOUS “The flu? I’ll be just fine after a few days of rest.” That might […]