It’s spring in the North State and with that comes the dreaded allergy season! With all the welcomed rain this past fall, this allergy season is set to be one with high levels of pollen. Now is the time to get ahead of allergies before they knock you down!
Measles can be dangerous, especially for babies and young children.
Measles symptoms typically include:
We’ve all seen those “lose weight fast” fad diets promising for big results in a short amount of time. However, research shows the key to achieving and maintaining a healthy weight isn’t about short-term dietary changes, it’s about lifestyle changes. Those changes include balancing your caloric intake with healthy...Read more
October is reported to be the best time to get your flu shot, but it’s still not too late to get yours! Healthcare officials urge people to get their flu shots as early as possible so that your body can have time to adjust to the vaccine before the...Read more
2018/2019 Flu Shots Now Available at Owens Pharmacy Locations!
According to the CDC the 2017-2018 was a high severity, H3N2-predominant season with record-breaking levels of influenza-like illness and hospitalization rates.
This means now is the time for you and your loved ones to get vaccinated against this year’s influenza virus. Each...Read more
Mixing Opioids with Benzodiazepines: Risks and Side Effects
Did you know on average, 115 Americans die every day from an opioid overdose? With correct education and drug usage, these deaths can be 100% preventable. Concurrent use of opioids and benzodiazepines can have serious, potentially lethal side effects like respiratory depression....Read more
Owens Healthcare and Healthy Shasta are inviting the entire community to this fun and free event for all....Read more
If you’re a Northern California resident you know that pollen is NO joke each Spring. According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA), researchers say nasal allergies affect about 50 million people each year in the United States. Don’t spend your springtime suffering from itchy, burning eyes...Read more
Taking your medication exactly as prescribed is a crucial part of managing your overall health and well-being. If you don’t take your prescriptions the right way as prescribed by your doctor or pharmacist, serious health risks can occur. Having a medication routine is important for treating chronic and temporary...Read more
Certified For Care
Not only do we get involved in numerous ways when it comes to helping out the seniors in our community, we now have two pharmacists who are officially certified to care for our seniors! That’s right our very own Aaron Smith and Dante Lehman have recently received...Read more