Patient Education

Allergies

An allergic reaction is when your immune system has a bad response to something.

Asthma

Asthma affects 22 million Americans and causes nearly 2 million emergency room visits each year.

Cholesterol

Cholesterol is a waxy, fat-like substance found in your body and in many foods.

Diabetes

Diabetes is a disease in which the body does not properly produce or use insulin.

Hot Weather Tips For Seniors

People aged 65 years or older are more prone to heat- related health problems than younger people.

Hypertension

High blood pressure, also known as hypertension, means high pressure (or tension) in the arteries.

Managing Common Side Effects

Almost all drugs used to treat any type of disease can cause side effects. This does not mean that everyone who takes a drug will experience side effects.

Stress

Stress is a normal physical response to events that make you feel threatened or upset your balance in some way.

Understanding Prescription Medication Labels

The label on your prescription bottle contains information from your doctor and your pharmacy about using your medication correctly.

Value of Generic Drugs

A generic drug is chemically identical and bioequivalent to a brand name drug in dosage form, safety, strength, route of administration, quality, performance characteristics and intended use.