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Your Medications Are Expired. Now What?

Most people check the expiration date on their milk carton before taking a big gulp. But what about the expiration dates found in their medicine cabinet?

Mammogram Myths

For National Mammography Day, we're debunking four common mammogram myths.

Medical Myths Busted

Grandma might have told you that you'll catch a cold if you go outside with wet hair. Even if you didn't buy into that old wives’ tale, there are plenty of other health myths out there that seem true — but aren't.

You Asked, We Answered

One of the most common questions pharmacists receive is, "Can I drink alcohol while taking my medication?" We've answered that question and several others below. See what other questions made the list.

Scrub-a-Dub-Dub Those Hands

Oct. 15 is Global Handwashing Day, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is reminding everyone that keeping your hands clean is one of the most important ways to stay healthy.

Mammograms: What You Need to Know

Mammograms can help detect breast cancer at an early stage. That means they can lead to early treatment, which can save lives.

Staying Healthy During Flu Season

Not every sickness gets its own season. Seasonal flu activity often begins as early as October and November and can continue until as late as May.

Depression or Just the Blues?

Today is National Depression Screening Day. Here's what you need to know.

Two New Ways to Prevent Migraines

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved two new medications to prevent migraines in adults.

Which Medications Are Safe During Pregnancy?

Pregnancy is a very special time in a woman's life. However, because some medications are safe during pregnancy and others are not, it can also be a confusing time.