Diet Drinks Associated with Stroke

2020-06-09T20:28:44+00:00

We are so attached to our food and drink that it pains me when I have to tell you something bad about what you might love to drink! I have never ever recommended artificially sweetened

Diet Drinks Associated with Stroke 2020-06-09T20:28:44+00:00

Taking Statins? Beware!

2020-07-21T21:14:43+00:00

Sometimes blind faith leads to a disaster, sometimes a miracle. Where will you end up? If you’re one of the millions of people diagnosed with high cholesterol, you will more than likely be given a

Taking Statins? Beware! 2020-07-21T21:14:43+00:00

Gifts of Love for Your Heart

2015-02-28T21:35:33+00:00

People often ask me what medications and supplements I recommend for heart health. It's not up to me. Your cardiologist has to pick your medicine based on your medical history, age and individual response. As

Gifts of Love for Your Heart 2015-02-28T21:35:33+00:00

Energy and Focus in your Tea

2020-03-03T22:52:01+00:00

"Dear Pharmacist,I didn’t like tea growing up but now it is a passion. I often want a caffeinated drink that isn’t coffee. I used to drink a lot of yerba mate tea, because it lights

Energy and Focus in your Tea 2020-03-03T22:52:01+00:00

Drug Muggers Cause Palpitations and Leg Cramps

2020-07-22T21:34:18+00:00

"Dear Pharmacist,I take a reflux medication daily as well as a chewable antacid. In the last 2 months, I’ve dealt with severe “Charlie horses,” toe tingling and occasional heartbeat skips or runs. My doctor prescribed

Drug Muggers Cause Palpitations and Leg Cramps 2020-07-22T21:34:18+00:00

New JAMA Study Bakes Fish Oils- Don’t Believe It!

2020-07-23T16:59:04+00:00

"Dear Pharmacist,I just heard about the new study that says fish oil supplements don’t prevent heart attacks, and may not help us. Should I keep taking fish oils?"--S.S., Chicago Answer: Yes, if they’re high-quality. The “study”

New JAMA Study Bakes Fish Oils- Don’t Believe It! 2020-07-23T16:59:04+00:00

Even Baby Aspirin Has Risks

2020-04-06T17:53:48+00:00

Dear Readers,A few weeks ago newspaper headlines called aspirin therapy into question. Currently, almost one third of older Americans take a baby aspirin every day to help prevent heart attacks. And a new study, the

Even Baby Aspirin Has Risks 2020-04-06T17:53:48+00:00

How to Take Blood Pressure Pills

2011-05-25T13:14:34+00:00

Dear Pharmacist,  I take four different medications for blood pressure in the morning. The labels all say, “Take once daily.” Is that the best way to take them? I only ask because I bought a

How to Take Blood Pressure Pills 2011-05-25T13:14:34+00:00

Calcium Supplements May Raise Heart Attack Risk

2019-11-13T22:40:45+00:00

Is it safe for me to take calcium supplements? I bet that's a question that you've wondered yourself. Way back in April 2011, there was some research published in the British Medical Journal (BMJ) that linked

Calcium Supplements May Raise Heart Attack Risk 2019-11-13T22:40:45+00:00
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