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It takes a team to vaccinate a village.

Posted by Deb Harper on

Western Drug is doing COVID vaccinations for Apache County residents.  Call (928) 333-2916 and ask to be put on our waiting list.  A staff member will call you to make an appointment.  We are scheduling shot clinics as we get the vaccine from the Health Department. Reviews from customers~  GREAT EXPEARENCEThe employees set up an excellent method of providing the Covid vaccine! Thank you for having great employees who are willing to go the extra mile.~ Kay Got shots yesterday! Thank you, thank you, thank you. Lina did a great job taking care of the whole group. We didn't get...

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Primal Kitchen is Here!

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Primal Kitchen is Here!

What is Primal Kitchen you ask? Anyone who is following a low carb/keto lifestyle or just trying to eat healthier knows just how hard it is to find certain products without all the unhealthy seed oils and sugar. Most salad dressings and condiments are packed with added sugars and use oils such as canola which contribute to systemic inflammation and disease, such as diabetes and arthritis, among many others. That’s where Primal Kitchen comes in. This line of products leaves out the sugar and only uses healthy avocado oil to create delicious salad dressings, ketchup, mustard and mayonnaise. We also...

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Are the pharmacy staff doing flu shots?

Posted by Deb Harper on

As of 10/14/2020 we are.  The High Dose flu shot does have a waiting list.  Please call (928) 333-2916 to ask to be placed on that list.  We have ordered plenty of the High Dose and are waiting on the manufacturer to send us some.  As far as the normal shot, we have plenty at this time.

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Wellness Wednesday by Rusty Mary

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Wellness Wednesday by Rusty Mary

In reading about why walking is good for us, I discovered an article on the “sitting disease”.  While this is a not quite-medical phrase, it captures a list of ailments that are made worse by a sedentary lifestyle. Prolonged sitting harms us in many ways and is now associated with 34 chronic diseases or conditions which includes heart disease, type 2 diabetes, and certain cancers.  Also a 2018 study found it may also be bad for your brain and lead to cognitive decline and dementia. The human body is designed for activity. When the muscles are inactive, they don’t take...

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Wellness Wednesday

Posted by Deb Harper on

I sent my mother a publication on walking.  This is the note I got back from her.  I also remember my mother in law walking back and forth to the airport even into her eighties.  Here's to good health!  Cheers, Deb We all learn how to walk at an early age and have spent years doing it.  Now that we are older. we have a tendency not to want to walk much. It is easier to sit and watch TV. According to a report from the Harvard Medical School on walking to help overall general health, it said that walking...

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