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Brand Name Versus Generic Drugs

Brand Name Versus Generic Drugs

“A rose by any other name is still a rose.”  Is it also true regarding prescription drugs?  Are brand name drugs different from generic drugs?  Or are they the same?  Let’s find out…. The journey from research to marketing is an amazing one for brand name drugs.  The research is […]

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Nutritional Options for Halloween

Nutritional Options for Halloween

Halloween is the number one candy-day of the year.  We buy bags of it to give out to the disguised street-wanderers whose goal is to gather as much Halloween candy as their bags will hold.   Perhaps before we purchase those “goodies,” we should ask ourselves if there are any healthy […]

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Choosing the Right Vitamin Supplements

Choosing the Right Vitamin Supplements

Have you ever looked at the list of vitamin supplements on a bottle label and wondered if you really needed all those fascinating but foreign-appearing ingredients?  Actually, you probably do.  The human body requires vitamins and minerals to work properly.  Some of these are produced by the body and others […]

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Old Bridge Drugs and Surgicals Sponsors PBA-Local 127 Annual Golf Outing

Old Bridge Drugs and Surgicals Sponsors PBA-Local 127 Annual Golf Outing

Sept. 16, 2013 @ Glenwood Country Club Check-In: 9:30am                           Tee-Off:  11:00am Donation for Individual Golfer:  $150.00 or enter a Foursome for $560.00 Includes:  18 Holes of Golf w/cart, Food, (Breakfast and Lunch) Drinks, and Prizes Ÿ Longest Drive   |   Ÿ Closest to the Pin   |Ÿ  Hole in […]

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Get Your Flu Shot

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August 20, 2013

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Flu Shots

Get Your Flu Shot

According to the CDC, “Even healthy people can get very sick from the flu and spread it to others.” So just because you feel great doesn’t mean you aren’t at risk to catch the flu this year. And did you know you should get your flu shot vaccination annually? Just […]

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Got germs? Avoiding back to school sickness

Got germs? Avoiding back to school sickness

Back to school means back to the Doctor’s office for most parents of school-aged children. According to the National Center for Biotechnology Information, the average American child has six to 10 colds a year. This many colds can be costly for many families’ wallets and also to their child’s education. […]

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Nostalgia of an Old Fashioned Drug Store

Nostalgia of an Old Fashioned Drug Store

Remember the old-fashioned drug store in the movie It’s a Wonderful Life, where Mr. Gower filled prescriptions from uniquely shaped glass bottles and young George Bailey delivered them to the customers at their homes?   The soda fountain where George served up milk shakes to girls competing for his attention?   Hardwood floors […]

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