26Feb
By: Owens Healthcare On: February 26, 2019 In: Community, Health Information, Owens Updates Comments: 0

Measles can be dangerous, especially for babies and young children.

Measles symptoms typically include:

  • High fever (may spike to more than 104° F)
  • Cough
  • Runny nose
  • Red, watery eyes
  • Rash breaks out 3-5 days after symptoms begin
Measles Can Be Serious
  • About 1 out of 4 people who get measles...

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02Jan
By: Owens Healthcare On: January 2, 2019 In: Community, Health Information, Owens Updates Comments: 0

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...

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19Jul
By: Owens Healthcare On: July 19, 2018 In: Community, Health Information, Owens Updates Comments: 0

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....

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01Mar
By: Owens Healthcare On: March 1, 2018 In: Community, Health Information, Owens Updates Comments: 0

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...

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05Feb
By: Owens Healthcare On: February 5, 2018 In: Community, Health Information, Owens Updates Comments: 0

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...

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05Jan
By: Owens Healthcare On: January 5, 2018 In: Community, Health Information, Owens Updates Comments: 0

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...

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28Dec
By: Owens Healthcare On: December 28, 2017 In: Community, Health Information, Owens Updates Comments: 0

Adopt A Senior Program

Many seniors are in need, and without the community’s help they wouldn’t be able to get items as simple as a pair of socks. That’s why Owens Pharmacy teams up with Dignity Health Connected Living’s “Adopt A Senior” program every year to show our support for...

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18Sep
By: Owens Healthcare On: September 18, 2017 In: Community, Health Information Comments: 0

Caring for an elderly parent or loved one can be very challenging at times. Whether it’s financial support or emotional support, it certainly is a big task for one to take on. However, there are many resources available to help you and your loved ones on this daunting journey...

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11May

Let’s #MoveinMay For National Physical Fitness And Sports Month!

At Owens Healthcare, we are committed to helping customers lead a healthy lifestyle. We recognize that a large part of maintaining good health involves regular physical activity. That’s why we work to raise awareness in the communities we serve...

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12Oct
By: Owens Healthcare On: October 12, 2016 In: Health Information, Health Insurance Comments: 0

Need Help with Open Enrollment?

Owens has a special free program to help you select the right Medicare Part D Plan for you!

Just call 1 (800)-MyOwens (1-800-696-9367) and ask for our Senior Care Advocate. Our Medicare Part D expert will help you determine the right plan based on your prescription...

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