A Story About Small Changes and What Holds You Back From Making Them

Last week I was talking to a lovely twenty-something woman about her medications. There were two things I wanted to talk about: one medication was new, so I wanted to know if it was replacing a medication she was already on and the other was a change in dosage. The two medications I’m referring to … Continue reading A Story About Small Changes and What Holds You Back From Making Them

Is Marketing Making You Sick?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4WtbyOeBb9w One day early on in my community pharmacy career, I helped someone select a sleeping pill in the over the counter aisle (OTC) in the pharmacy.  He had chosen a purple box with “ZzzzQuil” in bold white letters in the center. Over the Zzzz’s, there was a feather-shaped like a crescent moon with stars … Continue reading Is Marketing Making You Sick?