Archive for the ‘CarePro Pharmacy’ Category

Study Reveals Why You’re Not Sleeping Well

Posted on: July 14th, 2015 by CarePro Blogger

How well do you sleep at night? CarePro Health Services knows that some nights are better than others when it comes to sleep. Recently, a study completed by the National Sleep Foundation revealed several reasons why you may not be sleeping well throughout the night. Check out the reasons below and see if you could […]

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Tips for Sleeping Better in the Summer

Posted on: July 13th, 2015 by CarePro Blogger

July brings the dog days of summer and in Iowa, that means the temperature can be extremely uncomfortable. CarePro Health Services cares about your sleep comfort and wellness, so today we are bringing you four tips for sleeping better in the summer. Use a ceiling fan or box fan to circulate the air in your […]

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Watch Out for Medication Interactions with Sunlight THIS SUMMER

Posted on: June 9th, 2015 by CarePro Blogger

Summertime means longer days and shorter nights, meaning you may experience a bit more sunlight than you would in other months of the year. CarePro Health Services wants you to be aware of the risks of medication interaction with sunlight. Some medications cannot handle sunlight when you are taking them, so as a pharmacy, we […]

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The Itch of Iowa Summers: Poison Ivy Prevention, Symptoms and Treatments

Posted on: June 9th, 2015 by CarePro Blogger

Iowa summers bring a plethora of outdoor activities and adventures. Some of those outdoor adventures could be a day at the park, where your likelihood for getting poison ivy is higher. CarePro Pharmacies knows that it’s easy to get poison ivy in Iowa, so we are bringing you the signs, symptoms and treatment options in […]

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5 Scary Reasons to take Summer Sandal Support (or lack of) Seriously

Posted on: May 19th, 2015 by CarePro Blogger

It’s May, the sun is out and so are your toes!  The season of summer sandal shopping is upon us, which is why the team at CarePro Health Services is bringing awareness to a very important health issue – unsupportive summer sandals.  Before you laugh, take a look at the four most common health conditions […]

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High Pollen Count Got You Down? 3 Reasons to Go Natural for Seasonal Allergies

Posted on: May 12th, 2015 by CarePro Blogger

Are you currently dreading the high pollen forecasts this May?  If so, you’re not alone.  According to the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, approximately 50 million Americans suffer from seasonal allergies with 16.9 million adults being diagnosed last year alone!  While most Americans are treating their symptoms with allergy medications such as Claritin, […]

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CarePro Health Services Launches New Website

Posted on: May 7th, 2015 by CarePro Blogger

  Have you seen CareProHS.com lately?!  Last month, CarePro Health Services revealed a new website which they have been quietly working on for the past few months with web marketing provider, VGM Forbin and creative agency, North Forty.  The new CarePro Health Services website, www.careprohs.com, provides visitors with resources and tools that will make it […]

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Spring Means Sunshine, Picnics… and Allergies

Posted on: April 28th, 2015 by Chris Nichols

The weather is finally getting nicer in the Midwest. Are your seasonal allergies stopping you from enjoying it? The first step to better controlling your seasonal allergy symptoms is figuring out what causes them in the first place. What causes spring allergies? Pollen is the main spring allergy trigger. Pollen consists of small particles that […]

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Beat Seasonal Allergies to the Punch

Posted on: April 6th, 2015 by CarePro Blogger

Spring has finally arrived, and Eastern Iowa’s pollen counts are on the rise. In fact, you may be struggling with allergy symptoms already. What’s behind your sniffling, and how do you fight it? What causes seasonal allergy symptoms? Many allergy symptoms are caused by the release of histamine, a chemical that triggers inflammation when your […]

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New CPAP Supplies = Safer Sleep

Posted on: March 24th, 2015 by CarePro Blogger

Reduce, reuse, recycle…right? Not when it comes to your CPAP/BiPAP supplies! It’s important to replace your mask, tubing and filter regularly to keep you breathing safely. Here are our top 3 reasons to regularly replace your CPAP/BiPAP supplies: 1) Cushions Lose Their Seal If you find yourself over-tightening your headgear to keep a seal between […]

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