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Vitmain D Rapid Test MediSure Chaparral Pharmacy

Need a vitamin D test? MediSure is rapid, affordable, and available at Chaparral Pharmacy in Calgary

MediSure is a rapid and affordable vitamin D test used to test whether you have sufficient vitamin D in your body. It is available now at Chaparral Pharmacy – Remedy’s Rx at its southeast Calgary location. Vitamin D is important for many reasons: It helps the body absorb calcium, which is necessary for strong bones …

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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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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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