Insect Repellent Protect yourself from mosquito or tick bites by following the tips in this article http://bit.ly/Lyme-Disease-Insect-Bites. Your pharmacist is here to provide you with a dose of personalized advice when it comes to choosing the right insect repellent. Posted by Guardian Pharmacy on Tuesday, 31 July 2018
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®, […]
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 […]
How to Tell the Cold and the Flu ApartSuffering from a cough, stuffy nose, and sore throat? One thing’s for sure—you’re sick, but what exactly do you have? Will it last only a few days, or is it something more serious? Here’s a useful guide that breaks down the differences between the flu and the […]
Get the Facts about the Flu ShotThe flu is a serious disease that can lead to illness, hospitalization, or even death. Anyone can get the flu. Your best defence against getting the flu is to get the flu shot.Does the Flu Shot Work?The flu shot helps your body to build up its defences, making you […]