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Searching for Treatment Options? Try a Health Resource Service

2009-06-06T12:56:27+00:00

Dear Pharmacist, I’m tired and confused about my condition, which I’ve been dealing with for 6 years. After consulting numerous doctors, and taking many different drugs, I feel like I’m on a merry-go-round and wish

Searching for Treatment Options? Try a Health Resource Service 2009-06-06T12:56:27+00:00

Hope for Folks Who Grind Their Teeth & Feel Fatigued

2009-06-05T08:52:58+00:00

Dear Pharmacist, You mentioned in your column that B5 has been used to help people who grind their teeth. How much vitamin B5 should be taken? Thank you. R.B., Lodi, California Answer: Vitamin B5, also

Hope for Folks Who Grind Their Teeth & Feel Fatigued 2009-06-05T08:52:58+00:00

Easing Allergies Starts With What You Eat

2009-06-05T08:45:50+00:00

Dear Pharmacist, I have severe allergies and asthma and they seem to get worse in the fall.  I take Advair, Zyrtec and use an albuterol inhaler.  Breathing should not be such a chore.  How can

Easing Allergies Starts With What You Eat 2009-06-05T08:45:50+00:00

MSM Does Not Cause Depression

2009-06-05T08:38:39+00:00

Dear Pharmacist, Can the supplement MSM cause depression? R.S., Gainesville, Florida Answer: MSM is a dietary supplement that has exceptional benefits for people with arthritis. It improves joint flexibility and nourishes hair, skin and nails.

MSM Does Not Cause Depression 2009-06-05T08:38:39+00:00

Watch Your Diet To Reduce Gout Attacks

2009-06-05T08:15:21+00:00

Dear Pharmacist, I suffer from gout and would like more information about this condition. What foods should I avoid, and what foods can help me? L.B., New York, N.Y. Answer: Even though the pain may

Watch Your Diet To Reduce Gout Attacks 2009-06-05T08:15:21+00:00

Even Natural Supplements Can Endanger You During Surgery

2009-06-05T08:09:16+00:00

Dear Pharmacist, I’m having surgery next month and I take a slew of vitamins and herbs.  My doctor told me to discontinue one of my medications the day before surgery, but what about the natural

Even Natural Supplements Can Endanger You During Surgery 2009-06-05T08:09:16+00:00

Glucosamine Sulfate Is Worth It’s Weight In Gold

2009-06-03T11:22:32+00:00

Dear Pharmacist, I have arthritis and wondered what you thought of glucosamine and chondroitin.  As a diabetic, is it safe for me to take this supplement along with my insulin? KL  Lake City Answer: Glucosamine

Glucosamine Sulfate Is Worth It’s Weight In Gold 2009-06-03T11:22:32+00:00

WATCH YOUR DIET TO REDUCE GOUT ATTACKS

2009-06-03T07:23:45+00:00

DEAR PHARMACIST, I suffer from gout and would like more information about this condition. What foods should I avoid, and what foods can help me? L.B., New York, N.Y. Answer: Even though the pain may

WATCH YOUR DIET TO REDUCE GOUT ATTACKS 2009-06-03T07:23:45+00:00

DEPRESSION & INSOMNIA

2009-06-03T07:01:56+00:00

Antidepressants Require Close Monitoring Dear Pharmacist, My 16-year-old daughter has been taking an antidepressant drug for depression for 10 months. She was doing better and enjoying life but in the past few weeks her sadness

DEPRESSION & INSOMNIA 2009-06-03T07:01:56+00:00

How To Feel Secure Shopping for Meds Online

2009-05-05T09:06:30+00:00

Dear Pharmacist, Sometimes I have to take muscle relaxers, which make me sleepy and dizzy. Getting to the pharmacy as frequently as I need to is a challenge, but I’m scared of using my credit

How To Feel Secure Shopping for Meds Online 2009-05-05T09:06:30+00:00