Ask the Pharmacist – supplements

Q. After reading the column about the lack of proven benefits to taking a fish oil supplement, I wonder if you can let me...

Ask the Pharmacist – fish oil supplements

Q. I have been taking fish oil supplements for many years and I cannot recall why anymore. Can you remind me what fish oil...

Ask the Pharmacist – New Year resolutions

Q. I would like some tips to help me stay on track with some New Years Resolutions I have made. I know this topic...

Ask the Pharmacist – Coping with the Holiday season

Q. I try to have a positive outlook and lead a healthy lifestyle year long, but I find myself struggling over the festive holiday...

Ask the Pharmacist – Dermatitis

Q. I have an intensely itchy head with a red rash and white specks on my hair that brush out very easily. I have...

Ask the Pharmacist – Folliculitist

Q. I am told I have folliculitis on my skin. What exactly is that and how do I get rid of it? A. First off,...

Ask the Pharmacist – Flu season update

Q. Last week you gave an update on COVID-19 news and the new COVID-19 XBB vaccine. Can you now give an update on this...

Ask the Pharmacist

Q. Now that we are well into the fall season, can you give me some details on the new COVID-19 vaccine? A. As you likely...

Ask the Pharmacist

Q. I heard there are some new reports of serious side effects with Ozempic. Can you shed some light on this? A. There have been...

Ask the Pharmacist – Hearing loss and Dementia

Q. I heard that hearing loss may increase one’s risk for dementia. Is that true? A. Before we delve into this answer, let’s first describe...