Archive for October, 2016

Nursing Your Child: How to Get a Proper Latch

Posted on: October 24th, 2016 by JayHawkPharmacyBlogger

Achieving a successful latch with your newborn is crucial. Without it, your baby won’t receive the nutrition they need, and your breasts may not be stimulated to make more milk.  Jayhawk Pharmacy would like to help you start off on the right foot with this guide to completing a true latch:   Step 1: Hold […]

One Out of Every Four Older Americans Are Hospitalized for a Fall—Don’t Be One Of Them

Posted on: October 19th, 2016 by JayHawkPharmacyBlogger

Did you know that every 11 seconds, an Older American is admitted to the hospital due to a fall? It’s the number-one cause of injury for those older than 65, and can lead to hip fractures, traumatic brain injuries and broken bones. Furthermore, it carries a hefty price tag—the CDC estimates that the average cost […]

How to Create Your Ideal Wheelchair Ramp

Posted on: October 12th, 2016 by JayHawkPharmacyBlogger

Jayhawk Pharmacy is here to help you choose the best wheelchair ramp pathway for your home. Our innovative products can fit almost any yard or home, and our expert installation will ensure your wheelchair ramp will last for years to come. Today, we’re going to share a few of the things to keep in mind […]

8 Ways to Lower Your Risk of Breast Cancer

Posted on: October 6th, 2016 by JayHawkPharmacyBlogger

Approximately one out of every eight women will develop invasive breast cancer during her life. While there is no way to completely eliminate your chances of getting cancer, there are some things women can do to decrease their risk: Breastfeed. We’ve all heard that “breast is best” for baby, but it has added benefits for […]