Posts Tagged
Weight Loss

  • 3 Months on Weight Watchers – What I’ve Learned

    Weight loss is a $72 billion dollar market. From prescriptions to supplements to gym memberships to surgery, industries are cashing in on our calorie consumption in the U.S. Every pound we pack on only increases the demand for some new gimmick or gadget to help us get in shape. And we know it is unhealthy....

    Author : Jason Poquette
  • Prescription Medications That Cause Weight Gain

    When it comes to gaining weight most of us have no shortage of excuses.  However, the truth is that slimming down IS harder under certain circumstances.  One of those circumstances is the medication you may be taking.  As a pharmacist I sometimes get asked about side effects, and one of the more...

    Author : Jason Poquette
  • The Take Charge Program for Weight Loss – Meet Pharmacist Terry Forshee

    Leo Tolstoy, the Russian writer of the famous novel War and Peace, once remarked “Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.”  That may be true of most people, but it certainly isn’t true of the profession of pharmacy.  We are changing ourselves.  Slowly,...

    Author : Jason Poquette