Strontium May Strengthen Your Bones

2008-03-29T09:58:20+00:00

Published March 29, 2008 Strontium May Strengthen Your Bones Dear pharmacist, I have osteoporosis, and my new doctor – who is very holistic- told me to stop taking my Fosamax medication and put me on

Use Caution When Stopping Meds

2008-03-22T10:02:42+00:00

Published March 22, 2008 Dear Pharmacist, I had a staph infection and was in the hospital. Upon release, I was prescribed an antibiotic and then another. My pharmacist warned me not to stop taking the

Spicing Things Up Can Improve Your Health

2008-03-01T10:11:49+00:00

Published March 1, 2008 Spicing Things Up Can Improve Your Health Dear Pharmacist, I came to a local talk you gave in my city and was impressed with your vast knowledge of nutrition. You mentioned

Stop Blowing Smoke

2008-02-12T10:13:32+00:00

Published February 2008 Dear Pharmacist, I've been a smoker for 37 years, since the age of 17.  My fianceé says she won't marry me until I stop smoking.  She mentioned Chantix, a new drug her

Losing It! Ways to Overcome Cravings

2008-01-03T10:17:27+00:00

Published 1-3-08 Dear Pharmacist, Since my son left for college, I have developed the most insatiable cravings for sweets. It’s so bad that I have to eat candy bars every day and I’ve put on

Protecting Your Private Parts from Cancer

2007-09-12T10:00:53+00:00

Published September 2007 Dear Pharmacist, I used to take Prempro, but shortly after that scary study years ago my doctor stopped all my hormones. He said it could in-crease my risk for breast cancer or

Don’t Let PMS Sink Your Marriage

2007-08-12T10:05:00+00:00

QUESTION: My marriage is on the rocks. Recently, my husband told me, "If you don't do something for your PMS, I'm packing my stuff and leaving!" I honestly want to get well, and I've tried

7 Sensible Steps to Safety

2007-07-12T10:40:26+00:00

Published July 2007 My pill was smaller this month than it normally is. When I called my pharmacy, they said they gave me a lower dosage of the same drug by accident. Suzy, I think