Flu Season is Here. Protect Yourself

Flu Season is Here. Protect Yourself

What Exactly is the Flu? The flu also known as influenza is a highly contagious viral infection of the respiratory passages that causes sever body aching, fever, chills and weakness. There are many preventative measures you can take to protect yourself from getting the flu this season. The first and most important step would be […]

New Generic EpiPen Will Soon Be Available

New Generic EpiPen Will Soon Be Available

On August 16th, 2018 the Food and Drug Administration approved the first generic version of the EpiPen in an effort to drive down the cost to make it more affordable for families. The EpiPen is designed to automatically inject epinnephrine into a persons thigh to stop an allergic reaction. How Epinephrine Works Epinephrine works by […]

Drug Addiction and Recent CDC Numbers

Drug Addiction and Recent CDC Numbers

In 2017 the Center for Disease Control CDC reported over 200 drug overdoses per day. This is the equivalent to an overdose, every eight minutes. The main cause of this catastrophic epidemic are: Heroin, Fentanyl, and Oxycodone. These and other types of overdoses (Meth, Cocaine, Methadone) have claimed an estimated 72,000 lives within the past […]