• MAY 17, 2018
    Hypertension Information

    Hypertension Information

    Hypertension – it’s a term that almost sounds a bit nefarious. In plain language, it translates to “high blood pressure” which many recognize as an all too common, but invisible medical condition. In honour of World Hypertension Day, we thought it would…

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    • JANUARY 3, 2018
    What are Medication Reviews?

    What are Medication Reviews?

    A medication review, also known as a Comprehensive Annual Care Plan (CACP) or Standard Medication Management Assessment (SMMA), is a service offered by pharmacists to help patients and their caregivers improve their understanding of the prescription and non-prescription…

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    • OCTOBER 23, 2017
    Influenza and the Flu Shot

    Influenza and the Flu Shot

    It’s official. By the time you read this, flu season has either already hit or is fast approaching. Influenza, or “the flu”, as we commonly know it, is one of the dreaded viruses that cycles into prominence during the Canadian fall and winter months.1 It…

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