Archive for April, 2016

Tips to safely lose pregnancy weight while breastfeeding

Posted on: April 25th, 2016 by JayHawkPharmacyBlogger

Every woman puts on a little bit of extra weight during pregnancy. Now that your child is born, you may be looking forward to getting back down to your pre-pregnancy weight and fitting back into that cute dress! But wait a minute… You also plan on breastfeeding, because after all, breast is best! And when […]

Guide to good sleep hygiene

Posted on: April 22nd, 2016 by JayHawkPharmacyBlogger

Forget counting sheep—if you’re not following a good nighttime regiment, then you’re not going to wake up feeling rested. Sleep experts call this sleep hygiene. While the name may conjure up images of going to bed after getting a good scrub in the shower, it actually refers to a series of recommended habits to ensure […]

Does your child have autism?

Posted on: April 15th, 2016 by JayHawkPharmacyBlogger

One in 68 children in the United States will fall somewhere on the autism spectrum. Awareness of this disorder is growing, and many parents now find themselves wondering if their late-bloomers may actually be autistic. However, there is a difference between a slight delay in childhood development and signs of autism. Since April is Autism […]

10 Fast Facts on Diabetes

Posted on: April 8th, 2016 by JayHawkPharmacyBlogger

The World Health Organization has designated April 7th as World Health Day, and this year’s theme is Stay Super: Beat diabetes. With that in mind, we thought we would spend some time in today’s blog talking about some of the facts surrounding diabetes: Diabetes is a non-communicable disease This means that diabetes isn’t infectious; rather, […]