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CVS & UPS To Begin Medication Drone Deliveries In The Villages Next Week

United Parcel Service (UPS) announced they will be partnering with CVS Pharmacies in The Villages to begin delivery of medications by unmanned drones.
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Changes In How You Can Spend Your FSA/HSA Funds

Now you can use youyr flexible spending account (FSA) to purchase over-the-counter medications without a prescription, as well as menstrual care products, including pads, tampons, cups and liners.
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Boost Your Emergency Supply Of Prescribed Medications

Federal health officials are recommending people acquire a several-week supply of the prescription drugs they routinely take for chronic conditions due to coronavirus (COVID-19).
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Prepare For Fall Allergies Now

As the days get shorter and the temperature drops, we get excited for a new season to arrive. However it also means a slew of new allergens to deal with and once again seasonal allergies return to your stuffy head and watery eyes. Fall allergies begin in early August and continue until November,...
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Florida Man Steals Painkillers That Turn Out To Be Laxatives

There's more than one way to catch a thief and sometimes you have to try unconventional ways to help someone in trouble! At least that how Peter Hans Emery of Pinellas Park was caught stealing prescription medication from his own home. According to the police report, he was caught on surveillance...
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FDA Warns Parents To Avoid Teething Medications For Infants

Teething for infants is painful and for parents heartbreaking but a natural part of life. But if you seek out teething pain relief in the form of popular over the counter numbing medications, the government is warning you not to do it. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) says that various gels...
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How Fruits And Vegetables Can Be Dangerous To Your Health

When you think of healthy food choice nearly always on the top of the list are fruits and vegetables. After all, many of us don't eat enough of them. But there are certain times where are fibrous friends can endanger our health. For instance, grapefruit juice is loaded with vitamin C and potassium...
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Picking The Right Cold and Flu Medications

The weather is starting to match the season in the heart of Florida and as we enjoy cooler temperatures we also must brace for the cold and flu season. The average household spends about $338 on various over-the-counter medicines and takes around 26 trips to the drug store annually to fight off...
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Reports Find Current Dosage Of Eye Drops Wasteful

US drug companies are making billions of dollars in extra profits thanks to eye drops that contain twice the amount of liquid needed. That's the word from a new investigation that claims our health care dollars are being wasted with eye drop overflow that in some of them more than twice what the...
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Man Accidentally Holds Neighbor's Cat Hostage

You usually take your pet to the vet if there is changes in their behavior. it can be a sign of sickness or disease, which is why Clarke Gayford‏ took his black cat to the vet last week. After coming inside from a normal prowl around the neighborhood, Clarke noticed his cat acting very strange. It...
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