Ask the Specialty Pharmacy Expert – Nadine Saulnier

Ask the Specialty Pharmacy Expert – Nadine Saulnier

5 PROBLEMS WITH SITTING ON YOUR TOILET 1.Constipation When you have a bowel movement, is it often dry, or hard? Is it painful and difficult to pass? According to the Canadian Digestive Health Foundation: “One in 4 Canadians has symptoms of constipation. Prevalence rates for women in all age groups are almost twice as high […]

Ask the Specialty Pharmacy Expert – Christine Pothier

  Ask the Specialty Pharmacy Expert – Christine Pothier A good night’s rest doesn’t come easy for everybody. Interestingly, as many as 1 in 3 people may have symptoms related to insomnia, which is a term associated with difficulty sleeping. There are many factors that may contribute to insomnia. Emotional and physical discomforts (like death […]

Ask the Specialty Pharmacy Expert – Nadine Saulnier

Ask the Specialty Pharmacy Expert – Nadine Saulnier Compound of the month:  PracaSil-Plus Nobody likes the way that scars and stretch marks make them look.  And, if you’re anything like me, you’ve tried everything under the sun to get rid of them.  Well, I have some good news!  Here at Millerdale Pharmacy, we have a […]

Ask the Specialty Pharmacy Expert – Melanie Warren

Ask the Specialty Pharmacy Expert – Melanie Warren Light up your life, and lift your mood! Many people truly suffer from the winter blues. The clinical term for this is seasonal affectiveness disorder or S.A.D. The negative feelings or lack of feelings either happy or otherwise is often attributed to the decrease in natural light […]

Ask the Pharmacy Expert – Christine Pothier

Ask the Pharmacy Expert – Christine Pothier Flu Shot: Should I or shouldn’t I? Many patients ask for my professional opinion about whether they should get the flu shot or not. My answer is simple- there are very few people I don’t recommend this for. If you are at an increased risk of complications from […]

Ask the Specialty Pharmacy Expert – Nathan Howe

Ask the Specialty Pharmacy Expert – Nathan Howe Heartburn? If you experience troublesome acid regurgitation or heartburn you may be suffering from a condition known as GERD (gastroesophageal reflux disease). Other symptoms associated with GERD include pain, nausea, difficult or painful swallowing, and more atypical symptoms such as cough, sore throat, chest pain, hoarseness, shortness […]

Ask the Specialty Pharmacy Expert – Melanie Warren

Ask the Specialty Pharmacy Expert – Melanie Warren The people who work at Millerdale Pharmacy are truly Experts®. They are experienced in many modalities. Hold certificates as fitters in soft supports and soft good braces, specialty compression garments such as stockings and very special medical items such as breast prostheses. These caring and compassionate people […]

Ask the Specialty Pharmacy Expert – Neda Asli

Ask the Specialty Pharmacy Expert – Neda Asli Diet vs. Exercise When it comes to losing weight, one of the most common arguments I hear is exercise vs diet; which one is more effective and which is key for weight loss? Studies suggest that cutting calories through dietary changes promotes weight loss more effectively than […]

Ask the Specialty Pharmacy Expert – Melanie Warren

Ask the Specialty Pharmacy Expert – Melanie Warren SnoreFree Please! People who snore are not only interrupting the sleep of those around them. Snoring may have a significant impact on their health as well. When a person’s snoring results in sleep apnea, it can become a significant health risk. Sleep apnea is recognized as a […]