Great Holiday Gifts on a Budget

Great Holiday Gifts on a Budget

This year we’re making it pretty easy to check off every box on your Christmas list and then some.  For my December blog, I decided to put together a little budget gift guide. Holiday Gifts Under $10 For those inexpensive gifts that still say you care (5 bucks and under) these items are a steal:…

Behind the Scenes: What Does a Pharmacist Do?

Behind the Scenes: What Does a Pharmacist Do?

Whenever someone asks me what I do for a living and hear that I’m a pharmacist, the follow up is what do I do all day besides “putting pills in a bottle.” I completely understand why people ask this question. Before I got into pharmacy, I thought all that happened behind the counter was pill-counting…

How to Rent a Wheelchair

How to Rent a Wheelchair

The need to rent a wheelchair can arise at almost any time. Injuries, accidents, surgeries, and visiting relatives are all common situations that may require a wheelchair for a short period. Where can you get a wheelchair for a day or two? You can always ask around—friends or family may have an old wheelchair in…

A Message From Bill December 2018

A Message From Bill December 2018

The holiday season is here again! The older I get the more nostalgic I am for the idealized memories of holidays past.  As I picked up the family Christmas tree  last week, I started thinking about shopping for a tree in town back in the sixties. I have fond memories of what must have been…

December 2018 Promotions

December 2018 Promotions

Wil AndersonWil has been working for Oswald’s since 1994. A 6th generation member of the Wickel-Oswald-Kester-Anderson family, Wil focuses on web development, inventory, and sales. With over 10 years of experience selling durable and home medical equipment, Wil is an expert on helping people find what they need to use after major surgery or an…

New Product Alert: Vivi G’z

New Product Alert: Vivi G’z

As the father of an infant and a toddler, I always love seeing new items that help parents. Especially ones that fit into product categories at Oswald’s Pharmacy! While we’re not necessarily a shoe or clothing store, our gift buyers bring in plenty of carefully curated boutique lines we know our customers will love. Vivi…

What You Need to Know About Diabetes

What You Need to Know About Diabetes

Does it seem like you’ve heard diabetes being mentioned more than usual? This is because diabetes is quickly becoming a priority healthcare concern in the United States. Although the CDC currently lists it as the seventh leading cause of death in the United States, studies show that deaths from diabetes may be underreported. Diabetes may…

Great Giving: 2018 Gift Buying at Oswald’s

Great Giving: 2018 Gift Buying at Oswald’s

The Holidays will be here before we know it. Are you ready? I am!!! Yes, I am definitely bragging. I’m bragging because I am almost done with all of my holiday shopping, and I haven’t shopped anywhere outside of Oswald’s so far. Holiday Gifts for the Family My nieces and nephews were easy to shop…

Renting Medical Equipment for the Holidays

Renting Medical Equipment for the Holidays

The Holiday season brings families together to celebrate. What can you do if you have a family member with special needs visiting your home this holiday season? Rent! There is no need to purchase medical equipment when you can rent a specific item for a few days or weeks. The Rental ‘Essentials’ By rental ‘essentials,’…

A Message From Bill November 2018

A Message From Bill November 2018

The old saying goes, “The only constant is change”. One thing I am particularly happy about here at Ozzie’s is that we don’t have very frequent change in our pharmacist staff. Our current pharmacist staff averages almost twenty years of tenure led by Mary who has been with us for 31 years! The record for…