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The Benefits of Omega-3, 6, and 9 Fatty Acids

According to the published study regarding Omega-3 intake in Canada, it was determined that the values of the Omega-3 index in the Canadian population put 54.6% at intermediate risk for coronary heart diseases. While, unfortunately, the Omega-3 indices put 42.7% of the population in the high-risk category. Omega-3 index values of less than 4% of …

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Our compounding pharmacy is now featured in The Best Calgary!

It is our pleasure that Chaparral Pharmacy – Remedy’sRx was featured in The Best Calgary, which is a website that reviews and reviewed 100s of businesses in Calgary! We are proud that our compounding pharmacy keeps being recognized by Calgary communities and industry leaders. Thanks for all of our patients. You were part of this …

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Are multivitamins worth taking?

A vitamin is a nutrient that the body needs to grow and develop normally. There are two types of vitamins: water-soluble and fat-soluble. The body can’t store water-soluble vitamins, so they must be taken daily. The body can store fat-soluble vitamins. Multivitamins have been a topic of debate for many years. Some people believe they …

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5 Important points regarding hair loss including causes and remedies

Hair loss is something that affects men and women of all ages. It can be caused by a number of factors, including genetics, hormones, and age. While hair loss is a natural process that happens to everyone, it can be devastating for those who experience excessive or premature hair loss. There are a number of …

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How a compounding pharmacy could benefit sports injuries

If you are a professional or amateur athlete who suffers from a sports injury, you may be wondering if compounded medications could benefit you. Compounded medications are medications that are specifically tailored to meet the needs of an individual patient. They can be used to treat a wide variety of conditions, including sports injuries such …

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Using compounded medication to treat acid reflux: Pink Lady as an example

This blog will discuss the pink lady medication, which is a type of prescription medication that is used to treat severe acid reflux. The blog will cover topics such as what is acid reflux (also called gastritis), how severe it could be, how can we treat both the usual and the severe acid refluxes, how …

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 8 Important questions and pain points regarding the rise of ADHD in adults and kids

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is a mental disorder that is characterized by problems with focus, hyperactivity, and impulsiveness. According to a study done regarding USA cases, ADHD is on the rise among kids, with the number of diagnoses increasing by 43% between 2003 and 2011. The study also found that boys are more likely …

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Benefits of using foam in compounded medications

In many ways, using foam as a vehicle for compounded medications can be advantageous for both the patient and the pharmacist. Foam is easy to administer, has a rapid onset of action, and is generally well-tolerated. Additionally, foam can help to improve drug absorption and distribution. The benefits of using foam in compounded medications can …

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