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All About World Mental Health Day

World mental health day occurs and is celebrated every year on October 10th. This day aims to raise awareness for mental health issues and show solidarity and support for mental health problems. Mental health is one of the most neglected...

Benefits of Compounded Medication over OTC Medication

OTC medications are one size fits all products. You can go to the drug store and come back with a pile of different medicines to treat your illness. You don't need any prescriptions for them. But what if any child...

How To Take Care of Expired or Left Over Medicines?

You are suffering from a mild or extreme headache, and the first thing you do is reach your medical box or wherever you store your medications. To your surprise, you realize that the medicine is expired. What should you do?...

Pain Awareness Month and How Compounding Can Help in Pain Management

September is National Pain Awareness Month. It’s the time of the year when people can openly talk about pain and spread awareness so others might not have to live with it. Pain is a problem that can affect the life...

Three Types of Patients Who Take Pills and How Compounding Can Help

Every person born is unique and has a different complexion, height, age, ethnicity, hair colour. Everyone has their individual needs and preferences in terms of clothing, food, health and wellness. The same is true for medicine. The same ailment can...

How Can Compounding Help With Obesity?

Obesity has become a huge problem, not just in Canada but worldwide. Its prevalence has risen a whopping three-fold since 1985. Severe obesity, one of the sub groups of obesity, increased 455%, affecting around 1.9 million people only in Canada....

5 Remedies For A Common Cold and How Compounding Can Help

The common cold is nothing to be afraid of. There are a thousand and one products out there that could cure it. But there are some times when it takes hold of you, and you just cannot shake it off....

How A Compounding Pharmacist Can Help You With Common Skin Conditions

Skin conditions vary from person to person. Females are generally most likely to suffer since their skin is sensitive. These conditions affect you not only physically but also mentally. This is why taking care of your skin is an important...

Compounding Remedies To Help With Anti-ageing

No one wants to look their age. They want to look as young as possible for as long as possible. It’s not just about the looks. That is just one aspect of anti-ageing. The other aspect is the mental and...

Why You Should Consider Compounding If You Are 50+

The older we get, the less resistant our immune systems become. This puts us at a greater risk of getting a disease. It also means that our bodies start deteriorating faster. Even if we don’t consider outside pathogens, ageing alone...

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