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June is Men’s Health Month

June is Men’s Health Awareness Month, which has been celebrated every June of the year since 1992 and founded by Men’s Health Network. During this month several health providers and workers bring awareness to commonly overlooked health issues that men experience. With that, today your reliable McAllen pharmacists at Saenz Pharmacy will shed light on […]

The Potential Dangers of Supplements: A Pharmacist’s Perspective

Getting the right amount of vitamins and minerals is beneficial for your diet. However, it is important to be aware of what kind of supplements your body needs and how much of one supplement is considered dangerous. Today, your caring McAllen pharmacists at Saenz Pharmacy will go over the benefits and dangers of supplements. Understanding […]

Why Do I Need A Prescription for CPAP?

According to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), CPAP machines are deemed Class II devices. Because of this, a prescription is needed in order to invest in a CPAP machine. When beginning your journey with CPAP therapy, you will need to make sure your therapy is tailored to your needs, which is what makes a […]

The Pharmacists Evolving Role In Patient Care

Pharmacists, doctors, and nurses all work together to ensure that patients are receiving the best care possible. As time has progressed, pharmacists have become more involved with patient care. Today, your dependable McAllen pharmacists at Saenz Pharmacy will highlight the evolving role that pharmacists play in the medical field. Why Pharmacists Are Taking a Bigger […]

Community COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic

    In the United States alone, there have been over 131 million cases of the coronavirus and over 2.5 million COVID-related deaths. Luckily, for those in need of getting vaccinated, the vaccine has become available to everyone 16 years of age and older as of March 29th. Currently, 25% of the U.S. population has […]

5 Things You Should Be Discussing With Your Pharmacist

When visiting the pharmacy, you might be wondering if it’s worthwhile to ask your pharmacist questions related to your health. It is especially important when taking prescription medications that you know exactly what you are taking and what questions to ask your pharmacist if you’re unsure. Today, your local McAllen pharmacists at Saenz Pharmacy will […]

What Time of Day is Best for Blood Pressure Medications?

In the United States, nearly half of the population (45%) of adults have high blood pressure and only 24% of those with the condition have it under control. Living a normal life with high blood pressure is possible, but in order to do so, you must properly manage it by doing things like taking medication, […]

Will CPAP Cure My Sleep Apnea?

Accordig to the Sleep Apnea Organization, an estimated 22 million people suffer from sleep apnea. Living with the condition can be a struggle and cause serious issues in other aspects of your life. High blood pressure, insomnia, sleep deprivation, and snoring are all common side effects of sleep apnea. When looking for a way to […]