Medical & First Aid Readiness Tips for this Summer’s Camping Trip

Family Camping Trip

Planning a summer camping trip is something thousands of Canadians do each year. It’s a great opportunity to break away from your busy daily life and decompress. You can enjoy nature, swim in the lake and cook smores over the campfire at night.  One thing you should prioritize as part of your trip planning is […]

8 Things You Didn’t Know About Your Local Neighbourhood Pharmacy

Woman in Pharmacy

Neighbourhood pharmacies are the heart of the community. They are the place you can turn to when you or your family are sick. They offer valuable health advice. If you have a neighbourhood pharmacy, you’re probably well aware of what makes them so great, but here are a few things you may not know about […]

What Is Compression Therapy and What Are Its Benefits?

Compression Therapy

Compression therapy is a common and effective form of treatment and prevention for individuals with a wide array of conditions. It is commonly associated with varicose veins, but compression products and devices can help many people. Below we will talk about what compression therapy is, who needs, it and the benefits of this type of […]

Pharmacists vs General Physician – What is the Difference?

Female pharmacist working

Pharmacists and general physicians both play a very important role in helping people in society stay healthy. While they do share some similarities, they also have a number of stark differences. They are, after all, different professions, but within the same field.  Here we will look at some of the similarities and differences between these […]

Digitalization in Pharmacy

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The digital transformation is well underway. Businesses across all industries are leveraging technology to change and improve the way they operate and service their customers. Pharmacy is no different. The onset of the pandemic has thrust digitization to the forefront as companies seek out new ways to operate. There was an immediate need to remain […]

Pharmacies As Care Destinations – The New Benchmark For Community Pharmacies

Pharmacist Client Interaction

The role of a pharmacy within the community continues to change. There has been a large shift in how pharmacies operate, and the types of services offered to the public. In the past, it was primarily seen as a place to fill prescriptions and purchase over the counter medication. Today, pharmacies are becoming care destinations. […]