A New Approach to Vaccines

mRNA vaccines (a.k.a messenger RNA vaccines) are some of the first authorized COVID-19 vaccines in the United States. These are a new type of vaccine developed to protect against infectious diseases. Traditionally, to trigger an immune response, most vaccines put a weakened or inactive germ into our bodies. With mRNA vaccines, however, this is no … Continue reading

Jumpstart Your Heart Health with These Simple Steps

COVID-19 has effectively overshadowed the affliction that remains the leading cause of death in the United States, heart disease. According to a study issued by Harvard Health Publishing, at least twice as many Americans died from cardiovascular causes as those who died from SARS-CoV-2 complications. We at LowCost Pharmacy, an independent pharmacy in Ohio, encourage … Continue reading

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Why You Shouldn’t Miss Your Immunizations

With the rise of people foregoing vaccinations in recent years, there has also been a resurgence of viruses and diseases such as measles and whooping cough. These are diseases that can be fatal and commonly infect children, but they are easily preventable through vaccinations. As a pharmacy in Cleveland, Ohio we often encourage our clients … Continue reading

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Multivitamins – Do You Actually Need Them?

We often associate multivitamins with essential supplements. These have gained popularity for the belief that they can improve health, reduce the risk of chronic diseases, and can compensate for poor eating habits. However, are these claims actually true? As a pharmacy in Cleveland, Ohio we get asked these questions often. While the answer to this … Continue reading

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Essential Vitamins to Stock on for Seniors

As the body ages, it becomes more difficult to get the vitamins and minerals we need to stay healthy and active. This is where dietary supplements can help fill in the gaps and provide the nutrients that food can’t supply as efficiently. As a pharmacy in Cleveland, Ohio we often get asked for recommendations for … Continue reading

Common Mistakes When Storing Your Medications

If you take prescription medications you most likely have a stock of medication at home. However, are you storing it properly? Keeping your medication in the wrong environment can make them less effective. As an independent pharmacy in Ohio we recommend that you avoid these common storage mistakes when it comes to medications: Keeping it … Continue reading