Drug-Induced Nutrient Depletions

Our pharmacist team will be focusing on this topic in 2023. Certain medications and medical conditions coincide with lessened nutrient availability. We will be reviewing and making general recommendations as well as recommending products. It will be an ongoing project and we appreciate your feedback or suggestions for additions to this list, please use theContinue reading “Drug-Induced Nutrient Depletions”

Expanding $0 Vaccines Arrive Jan 1

Good News! As part of the recent ‘Inflation Reduction Act’ we can report the following improved access to vaccines” Starting in 2023, people with Medicare Part D drug coverage will pay nothing out-of-pocket for even more vaccines, including the shingles vaccine, that are recommended by the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices.1 Which vaccines are recommendedContinue reading “Expanding $0 Vaccines Arrive Jan 1”

Flu is Here — So is Nat’l Flu Vaccine Week

Its here early AND often. 1 Our region is currently among the highest nationwide. 2 Every year in December the CDC observes National Influenza Vaccination Week. This year it happens to fall at an opportune time to remind those who haven’t had a chance to get a flu vaccine. Even better CDC says this year’sContinue reading “Flu is Here — So is Nat’l Flu Vaccine Week”

Inflammation Antidote

Well, that’s not a FDA-approved term, but an easy way to think about Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT). Breathing 95% O2 in a pressurized chamber transforms oxygen from gas to liquid in the blood and allows for greater distribution. Inflammation thrives in low oxygen environments1. Can you see where this is going? From arthritis to brainContinue reading “Inflammation Antidote”

2022-23 Flu Shots are here!

All locations will accept walk-ins, no appointment required (best times between 10a-5p), but please have the form filled out…see below. We are also eliminating paper forms! Please use the button below to fill out your vaccine intake PRIOR to arrival, so our team can process in advance: Here is a preview of the flu seasonContinue reading “2022-23 Flu Shots are here!”

“Thanks for Being Here” — Reflection & A Request

We were humbled to hear these words every day during the vaccination effort. But, Being Here isn’t a given. That was crystalized during the COVID-19 era, especially locally owned businesses. To continue Being Here we hope to see many of you return as pharmacy customers — Rx’s can be transferred here. Please see this videoContinue reading ““Thanks for Being Here” — Reflection & A Request”

GreaterRx: Dramatic Rx Discounts

Better than good, you might say. We value our insurance partners, they provide a needed service. Many though, seek alternatives to some constraints included. Monthly or quarterly fills. Mandated mail order. You get the picture. Numerous generic drugs are cheap. Cheap enough to provide a convenient alternative. This, and our teams desire to provide aContinue reading “GreaterRx: Dramatic Rx Discounts”

Now Serving Camano Island!

Service Excellence, Delivered Locally. Our tag line applies once again with this latest service offering. Camano Island lost their only pharmacy in early 2019. A story repeated all too often across the country —  2003 to 2018, 1,231 of the nation’s 7,624 independent rural pharmacies closed. A recent JAMA article concludes “pharmacy closures are associated withContinue reading “Now Serving Camano Island!”