Archive for May, 2015

Senior Fitness Tips

Posted on: May 27th, 2015 by JayHawkPharmacyBlogger

  Staying in shape is not just for the young! In fact, as you age, it becomes more and more important to maintain physical activity. But, if you’re not in the habit, there are a few things you should keep in mind before you work up a sweat. Jayhawk Pharmacy brings you the senior fitness […]

Breastfeeding Tips for Moms

Posted on: May 18th, 2015 by JayHawkPharmacyBlogger

  It’s Mommy Monday, and for today’s topic, we here at Jayhawk Pharmacy would like to talk a little bit about breast-feeding. There are many health benefits to breastfeeding, as well as emotional ones. But, what do you do when that little one just refuses to breastfeed? Below are a few tips for the reluctant […]

Recommit to Fitness

Posted on: May 13th, 2015 by JayHawkPharmacyBlogger

  Do you remember last New Year’s Eve? Maybe you stayed up until midnight and watched the ball drop. If you’re like 62 percent of Americans, you made a few New Year’s Resolutions. Many of these resolutions have to do with health—the number one most common resolution is to lose weight. But, only 8 percent […]

Bathroom Safety for Seniors

Posted on: May 6th, 2015 by JayHawkPharmacyBlogger

  Bathrooms can be hazardous for anyone at any age, what with their slippery surfaces and the opportunity for water to spill everywhere. However, they can be especially hazardous for senior citizens. According to the Center for Disease Control, a third of all seniors experience at least one fall every year. The bathroom is an […]

Six Benefits of Mobility Scooters

Posted on: May 1st, 2015 by JayHawkPharmacyBlogger

  Now that spring has arrived, many people’s thoughts are turning towards vacations, day outings, and even just more frequent trips around town. For those living with mobility issues, however, even the simplest of these trips can have its challenges. If you’ve thought in the past about purchasing a mobility scooter for yourself or a […]