Tag: Pharmacists Care

Schizophrenia Myths


Many mental illnesses are widely misunderstood, and Schizophrenia is certainly near the top of that list. Let’s break some myths, shall we? – Schizophrenia is a medical illness and is NOT the result of trauma.– It is treatable, and early detection and treatment WORK.– Men and women are affected equally.– Schizophrenia does not discriminate – … Continue reading Schizophrenia Myths


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Skin Cancer Awareness


Skin cancer can take many forms, looking different across each skin tone. In people of colour, it often develops in areas that get the least amount of sun, such as the palms, soles of the feet, and nail areas, making it more difficult to catch. While skin cancer is less common in people of colour, … Continue reading Skin Cancer Awareness


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Sciatica Pain


What is sciatica pain? Unlike typical lower back pain, sciatica pain extends down the leg, occasionally resulting in pain spanning from the lower back to the toes. Apart from this radiating pain, there are three other main symptoms that signal : – Numbness or burning– Tingling or muscle weakness– Difficulty moving or controlling the leg … Continue reading Sciatica Pain


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Happy Mother’s Day


Happy Mother’s Day! We want to wish every woman working at PharmaChoice locations across Canada a wonderful day of celebrations. May this day be filled with love, laughter, and memories with loved ones.


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Mental Health Week


Today marks the start of Mental Health Week, and this year’s theme is the healing power of compassion. Kindness is a powerful way to brighten the days of those around you. We challenge you to be more intentional and lead with kindness today and every other day. Whether it’s volunteering, donating, getting active in your … Continue reading Mental Health Week


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Pharmacists support your health


💥 POP QUIZ 💥 What role does your pharmacist play in your healthcare? (Hint: it’s not just filling prescriptions!) 💊 Filling prescriptions📠 Transferring prescriptions📝 Prescribing medications (varies by province)🚮 Disposes of old medication🤔 Helps you understand your prescriptions🤩 Educates and provides expert guidance and advice


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Travel Vaccines


While we’re only a month into spring, people far and wide have set their sights on their upcoming summer vacations, and we don’t blame them! 🛫 Before jetting off into the sunset, you’ll need to prepare (and we’re not just talking about packing!) Travel vaccines are an important part of your vacation planning, and it’s … Continue reading Travel Vaccines


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