Is CBD Oil Right For Me?

Both CBD oil products and LDN have prompted many questions at our pharmacy and we are happy to share experiences and feedback with you. We will provide accurate information regarding the potential benefits of LDN and CBD oil from the experiences of our own patients, as well as to provide a forum to connect with others dealing with the difficulties of autoimmune and chronic pain disorders. 

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Brainology with Great Start for Great Futures

Formed in December 2016, The Great Start for Great Futures (GSGF) Coalition is a countywide collective comprised of early education providers, agencies, advocates, and community leaders who collaborate to design and implement initiatives to close the early learning gap in the Stark County community.

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Mind and Body and Stigmas Associated with Behavioral Health

Most people who experience mental health problems recover fully, or can live with and manage them, especially if they get help early on. But even though so many people are affected, there is a strong social stigma attached to mental ill health, and people with mental health problems can experience discrimination in all aspects of their lives.

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Get Protected Not Infected -

On this edition of Health Matters with the Medicine Center Pharmacy Pharmacists Paul White and Brad White discuss  tips for preparing your immune system for the coming cold and flu season.  We also review recommended items to stock your medicine cabinet with and Brad's favorite nutritional supplement recommendations. 

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Talk First Stark - It Starts with You

Progress made during the first 5 years of a child’s life is extremely predictive of future school successes and struggles. Kindergarten readiness predicts 3rd grade reading achievement ...which predicts 8th grade math achievement ...which predicts high school graduation ...which predicts postsecondary attainment.

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Skin Cancer Risks with Jaymi Doerfler R.N. and Bobbi Freeman R.N.

This week’s episode discusses skin cancer risks and how you can be proactive to protect yourself when you enjoy the sunshine this summer. Do you know what increases your risk for skin cancer? How many times a day do you need to reapply sunscreen? Learn from the experts at Mercy Medical Center for best practices to protect yourself from overexposure and sun damage.

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Dr. Mark Lamielle from Aultman Medical Group Discussing Summer Safety

What is more fun than enjoying the out of doors in the summer? Well it certainly isn’t a visit to the emergency room as a result of an injury. This program is led by Dr. Mark Lamielle and provides great summer safety tips for outdoor activities, summer travel, staying hydrated, and maximizing your fun while minimizing your risks! Take this opportunity to check your medicine cabinet and make sure that you have the basic first aid items to treat those cuts and scrapes and make sure your items are in date. Must have on hand items include band-aids, gauze pads, antibiotic ointment, hydrocortisone cream, pain relievers, and hydrogen peroxide.

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Pharmacy Services, Vaccinations, and Low Dose Naltrexone

The pharmacist fills a role that covers many aspects of health care. They link the patient to the prescriber and not only check for drug interactions and make sure that your prescription order is accurate, they also help solve problems with insurance billing, manufacturer recalls, and over the counter medication recommendations.

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National Stroke Awareness Month with Maria Griffin, CNP, Mercy Medical Center

May marks National Stroke Awareness Month, and this year the spotlight is on the 10 modifiable risk factors that account for 90% of strokes globally.  Hypertension remains the single most important modifiable risk factor, accounting for nearly 48% of strokes. With eight in 10 people experiencing their first stroke having hypertension, getting your blood pressure checked is an important first step in controlling your stroke risk.

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Dr. Priya Ramaiah, a Gynecologist & Robotic Surgeon at Total Women’s Care.

Dr. Priya Ramaiah, a gynecologist and robotic surgeon at Total Women’s Care. Today we are talking about women’s health, compounding pharmacy role in bioidentical hormone replacement therapy, and the Mona Lisa Touch.

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Nicole Selinsky, Diabetes Educator and Registered Dietician from Mercy Medical Center

This Friday edition of Health Matters with The Medicine Center Pharmacy features your Pharmacist Paul White and sitting-in for Compounding-Pharmacist Brad White is Health Matters Radio Show Executive Producer Nancy Wharmby. Nicole Selinsky, Diabetes Educator and Registered Dietician from Mercy Medical Center

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