Symbicort and Vannair: Prescription Medications for COPD and Asthma

Taking an easy deep breath is something most people take for granted, while for others this natural act is a struggle due to asthma and COPD. According to the American Lung Association (www.lung.org) there may be as many as 24… Continue Reading…

Will Nicorette Help Me Quit Smoking?

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You want to quit smoking, you know it’s harming your health, and it’s costing you money. But ask any smoker if it’s easy to stop smoking at any time and the answer will always be the same – No.  According… Continue Reading…

Can a Nicoderm Patch Help Me Stop Smoking?

Smoking is one of the hardest addictions to break.  Nicoderm® is a small clear patch that is placed on the arm.  The patch delivers a controlled amount of nicotine to your body, which helps relieve the craving, and other symptoms… Continue Reading…

Try Yoga for Better Health and Stress Reduction

Yoga is a mind-body practice that has been around for thousands of years and is considered a practice, an exercise, and also a complementary and integrative approach to healthy living.  Yoga combines breathing exercises, meditation and poses, and lifestyle changes… Continue Reading…

How Prescription Blood Thinners Work to Prevent Blood Clots

Xarelto is a prescription medication formulated to treat and prevent blood clots from forming and reduce the risk of stroke and other blood clot-related emergencies.   This type of medication is called an anticoagulant (an-ti-co-ag-yoo-lant). It is prescribed to patients… Continue Reading…