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Q. I noticed there was a “Take with food” label on my naproxen prescription, an “empty stomach” label on my thyroid prescription and on...

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Q) I read your article about having a family history of Parkinson’s. I have a grandmother with Alzheimer’s. Am I likely to be diagnosed...

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Q) I have a skin tag on my neck. Is that a big deal and is there anything I can do about it? A) A...

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Q) My nails have turned yellow. Why would this be and what can I do about it? A) There is a lot your nails can...

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Q) When I was diagnosed with diabetes, my doctor told me I had better take care of my feet. What did she mean by...

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Q)  I have been diagnosed with anxiety. What’s the best medication I can take to treat it? A)  Earlier this year we had discussed the...

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Q) You have mentioned more than once that Pharmacare is likely to be one of the issues discussed in this year’s federal election. Do...

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Q) Now that I know just what Pharmacare is (having read last week’s wonderful albeit long delayed column) is it even a good idea? A) ...

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Q) I have been hearing a lot about Pharmacare. What is it exactly and would it be a good thing for Canada? A) Pharmacare is...

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Q) I have been hearing a lot about the measles outbreaks. What can you tell me about all of this? A) Measles is a highly...

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Q) I hear there is a new drug that could help me better control my irritable bowel syndrome. What can you tell me about...

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Q) I have this excruciating burning pain through my buttock and going down my leg. What’s going on and how can I alleviate it? A)...

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Q) My son has been diagnosed with mono. What do we need to know? A) Mononucleosis, or mono as it is more commonly known as,...

World Water Day Celebrated at Walkerton Clean Water Centre

To celebrate World Water Day, the Walkerton Clean Water Centre (WCWC) welcomed more than 600 children from across Grey and Bruce counties during the...