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Compound Medication

What is Compounding, and How Does it Work With Anti-ageing Products?

When it comes to anti-aging products, compounding is a critical concept to understand. In short, compounding combines two or more active ingredients to create a new, more potent substance. A compounding pharmacist can do this by combining two existing products...

What is Fibromyalgia, and How Can You Deal With It?

Fibromyalgia is a chronic disorder characterized by widespread musculoskeletal pain, fatigue, and tenderness in the joints, muscles, and tendons. The actual cause of Fibromyalgia is unknown, but it is thought to be related to abnormal levels of certain brain chemicals...

Do You Have Chronic Fatigue? Here’s What You Should Know

If you're always feeling tired, it could be a sign of chronic fatigue. This condition can make even the simplest tasks seem impossible to accomplish. In Canada, it's estimated that chronic fatigue affects over half a million people. There's no...

Why Do You Have an Itchy Scalp and What Can You Do About It?

Itchy scalps can be a real annoyance, but they are also often a symptom of something else going on in your body. In this blog, we will discuss some of the main causes of itchy scalps and what you can...

Here’s What You Should Know About Palliative Care

Palliative care is a type of medical care that focuses on relieving the symptoms of serious illnesses rather than on curing the underlying condition. Palliative care aims to improve the quality of life for both the patient and the caregiver....

Food Allergies vs. Food Sensitivity: What You Should Know

Did you know that there are two different types of reactions that people can have to food? The first type is called a food allergy, and the second type is called a food sensitivity. While both of these reactions are...

10 Foods You Should Take For Greater Bone Health

We all know that we need to eat healthy to maintain a healthy weight and live a long, disease-free life. But what you may not know is that certain foods can also help improve your bone health, preventing conditions like...

Why Does Medicine Taste Bad and What Can Compounding Do About It?

Most people don't like the taste of medicine, and some find it downright unpleasant. The reasons for this vary, but often have to do with the active ingredients in the medication. Some substances just have an inherently bad taste, while...

All You Need to Know to Get a Good Night’s Sleep

If you're like most people, you probably don't get enough sleep. In fact, according to the Government of Canada's website, one in three adults doesn't get the recommended seven to eight hours of sleep per night. There are a number...

All You Need to Know About Oral Hygiene and How Compounding Can Help

Your oral hygiene is important, not just for your appearance but for your overall health as well. Good oral hygiene habits can help prevent gum disease and tooth decay and also help you avoid bad breath. But did you know...

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