Flu Vaccines — Which One is Right for You?

Hopefully, most of you have already had your flu vaccination for 2019/2020. But the realist in me knows that lots of us put it off til “later”, and a some of us never get around to it at all. So, the likelihood is that a good number of readers haven’t yet gotten vaccinated against influenza this season. I’m not here to convince you that getting a flu vaccine is one

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National Drug Take-Back Day is here again!

Tomorrow, Saturday the 26th of October, will be the second National Drug Take-Back Day of 2019. In honor of this event, here’s a reprise of an article published in April, with a few important revisions!   National Drug Take-Back Day is here again. It’s being held Saturday, October 26th. Seems like there’s a National Day for just about every activity, doesn’t it? But honestly, this one’s really important, and every

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World Mental Health Day – October 10, 2019

Greetings, everybody! I hope that this article finds you all doing well. As you may or may not already know, October 10th is World Mental Health Day.  There has been a lot of  focus on the importance of mental health and increasing access to mental health care.  In fact, statistics suggest that up to nearly 20% of Americans experience a mental illness in a given year.  It is possible that

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