Aug
15
2011

Gov. George W. Bush has been running television ads in a number of primary states saying that he is “A Reformer With Results.”

One of the results he points to is that, “Under Governor Bush, Texas enacted some of the most comprehensive patient protection laws in the nation.”

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Dec
24
2009

On your last trip to the pharmacy, while you were waiting (again!) did you wonder what was going on behind the counter? Let me take you behind the counter for a day.
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Nov
17
2008

Online Pharmacy – easy to use.

Posted by: Sherrie in Categories: Health.
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An online pharmacy is a special privilege for people who are searching for low cost items to purchase conveniently and in secret at their homes. This also makes things easier for anyone desperately looking to purchase drugs, whether a brand or a generic, which they might otherwise not have been able to buy because it is considered taboo. This is a web-based e-store where you can get information about or purchase OTC or prescription drugs. To make a long story short, if you intend to purchase medications without problems and inconveniences, an online pharmacy is a welcome option.

Online pharmacy sites offering generics have a very reasonable cost, faithful and fast deliveries as well as security concerning your private information. That said, one might get the impression that this is a complicated process and that some customers might be scared away, but it is actually a very easy step-by-step process that most people are very comfortable with. Last but not least, the news about how you got it and the items you bought from generic stores is a secret that other people won’t know about.
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Oct
17
2008

Ask your doctor

Posted by: Sherrie in Categories: Health.
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With the cost of medications always rising, it’s very hard, and sometimes impossible, for some people to afford their medications. While some people have bought prescriptions overseas or online, there are are safer methods to save money on your medicines.

First, if the medication is only to be used for a brief time, ask your doctor if he can give you samples of the drug. Pharmaceutical salespeople sometimes leave samples with doctors, who will usually give them to you if you ask for them. You may need to ask about availability, as your doctor might not think to offer the samples.

If you will be taking a specific medication for an extended time and have a prescription insurance plan, make sure you understand exactly what your plan will cover. Your health insurance plan will keep a formulary, which is a list of certain medications that they prefer. Drugs on the list are usually less expensive than drugs that don’t appear on the list. If the medication your doctor prescribes does not appear on the formulary, ask for comparable medication that is on the list.

It is wise to use generic medications whenever you can. If you have to pay for your medications yourself, you can really save a great deal of money this way. If you use generic medications, you may have a lower co-pay from your prescription plan. Your doctor can help you determine whether a generic medication will work as well for you as a brand-name drug.
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