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StatePoint - As more Americans get vaccinated against COVID-19, you may find yourself out and about more. Whether you’re returning to the workplace or just getting a haircut, mask requirements may be in place in certain venues you frequent.  New Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)...

Dr. Louise Achey, Doctor of Pharmacy
My stepmother is going to have her hip replaced next week. After the surgery, she will wake up in a recovery room and possibly stay overnight in the hospital. Afterward, she’ll be discharged directly back to her home or to a skilled nursing facility (AKA a nursing home) for several weeks of...
Last Saturday morning Kathy and her best friend Ann were on a video conference call with me for a Medication Insider personal medication consultation. One of Kathy’s questions was about her first COVID-19 vaccination, which was coming up in four days. A couple of her friends had experienced some...
Declining salmon runs, just like global warming/climate change is just another misunderstood problem that could be solved without removing any dams or spending small fortunes employing lawyers and environmentalists that do not understand the problem. Even if the dams are removed salmon runs...
It was the Year of COVID-19 and Papa Dré wanted things to be clear before he passed in a New Orleans hospital room last August at age 86. He wanted to be sure he knew the world and that it needed some serious fixin’ as they say in Southeast Texas and ‘round ‘dare in da Bayou. Talking with...
I got my second COVID vaccination on a Tuesday morning a couple of weeks ago. The day after I received my first COVID vaccine, I noticed my arm aching like someone had punched me when I wasn’t looking. After the second shot, my left arm ached even more. I was VERY GLAD I chose to have my vaccine...
My COVID vaccine experience was similar to my Hepatitis B vaccine series that I received 30 years ago. A series of 3 shots, spaced out over 6 months, my first Hepatitis B shot didn't cause any discomfort. The second one that I received one month later was a different story. My left arm felt like...
Football fans and advertisers look forward to the Super Bowl, held every year in early February. The Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida, hosts Super Bowl LV this weekend. The National Football League champion Tampa Bay Buccaneers meet the Kansas City Chiefs, the American Football...
Here we go again, the lowering of qualifications in order to prove a company or government entity has a “diverse” staff. I have quoted verbatim an advertisement for a job position from a Washington state corporation located on the “liberal westside” to illustrate my point (including the company...
Where can I get useful information about my medicines and supplements? Are you looking for information on one of your prescription medicines? Needing to know about which non-prescription medicine works best? Intrigued by a supplement or herbal product, but not sure whether you should try it...

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