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Caring For Elderly Loved Ones

Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
Tips For Caring For An Elderly Parent Or Loved One

Tips For Caring For An Elderly Parent Or Loved One

Are you in the position of being a caregiver for an elderly parent or loved one? While you want to be supportive and caring, it can be an overwhelming role for some people, and caregivers can find themselves needing support, as they provide support.

Owens Pharmacy enjoys serving the Northern California community, and has a large clientele of seniors and their family members. That familiarity with the senior community gives them special insight into the needs of seniors, and they have written a great article on Tips For Caring For An Elderly Parent Or Loved One. If you are a caregiver for a senior loved one, please visit the article to get some valuable information such as “quick tips” and support resources that are available for you.

Back To School Vaccines In The North State

Monday, September 4th, 2017
Back To School Vaccines In The North State

Vaccines Now Required By California Law For Kids Attending School

Are you a parent of school-age children in the Northern California area? California law now requires all children enrolled in both public and private schools to have certain doctor-recommended immunizations.

Some of the required vaccines for students are:

  • Polio
  • Hep B
  • Diphtheria
  • Tetanus,
  • Pertussis
  • Measles
  • Mumps
  • Rubella

If you are in the North State, Owens Pharmacy is offering these vaccinations at a location near you, from certified pharmacists. Visit the Owens Healthcare Website for a detailed list of required vaccinations.

Tips For Staying Hydrated In The Heat

Friday, July 21st, 2017
Tips For Staying Hydrated In The Heat

Hydration Tips From Owens Healthcare

Owens Healthcare is more than just a place to get prescriptions, they are a local Northern California Pharmacy that cares about the people in the community.

In a recent article on their blog, the Owens Team put together some valuable information about staying hydrated in the heat. With the North State regularly reaching temperatures of 95 to 100, and even breaking 100 degrees, it is important to keep you and your family hydrated, healthy, and safe.

In addition to hydration tips, the article also provides some valuable information on signs and symptoms of dehydration that you should know in case you or someone you know is already experiencing dehydration.

ATTENTION: Northern California Runners!

Monday, June 26th, 2017
Santa Rosa Marathon

Beautiful Destination Race In Santa Rosa, California

Are you a distance runner in the Shasta County area looking for a great race to take part in this summer? The 2017 Santa Rosa Marathon is a great destination race being held in August. Take a weekend to travel to beautiful Wine Country, run in a fast Boston Marathon Qualifier race, and enjoy the food, drink, and scenery of the area.

Santa Rosa Marathon

Top 25 Boston Qualifier Marathon

Event Info

5K & 10K – August 26th, 2017
Full & Half Marathon – August 27th, 2017