A COMMENT FROM “BEHIND THE COUNTER”

A COMMENT FROM “BEHIND THE COUNTER”

I retired as a pharmacist/health care professional seven years ago after practicing for 40 years.  During my career in various professional settings, I worked with the members of my communities for them to achieve maximum benefits from their medication, and avoid...
BE WARY AND THANKFUL AT THE SAME TIME

BE WARY AND THANKFUL AT THE SAME TIME

During my working career I was very aware of my primary pharmacist responsibility: Provide the right medication, the right dosage at the right time by the right route to the right patient for those communities that I served. These are commonly referred to as the 5...
Safe medicine storage & disposal

Safe medicine storage & disposal

Where do you keep your medicines? Are they in different places—some in the medicine cabinet, in the kitchen, in the bedroom or elsewhere? Can you find them easily when needed? Do you know how to safely dispose of them? Safe use of medicine includes safe storage and...