CPAP Supplies at Oswald’s Pharmacy

CPAP Supplies at Oswald’s Pharmacy

Over the past few years, our CPAP supply has been one of our fastest-growing home medical equipment sections. CPAP masks, accessories, and travel units are the products we focus on. Today I want to highlight some of our most popular products and talk about their features. Remember: fully assembled CPAP masks and all CPAP units…

Pride VivaLift! Series: Find Your Perfect Lift Chair

Pride VivaLift! Series: Find Your Perfect Lift Chair

Pride Mobility’s VivaLift! lift chair line was released near the end of 2018. The Viva series has grown into a line of 10 chairs as of September 2019. You may be thinking “10 chairs, so what. How are these chairs special?” Well, the VivaLift! line was designed from the ground up after looking at years…

Understanding Celiac Disease

Understanding Celiac Disease

Everything is gluten-free these days. This is great for people who are on a gluten-free diet. The people who are really doing a happy dance to this trend, however, are those living with celiac disease. The abundance of gluten-free menus, gluten-free bread, gluten-free oats, gluten-free plates (they think of everything!) has arrived thanks to a…

The Best Rollator/Transport Chair 2-in-1: The Rollz Motion 2

The Best Rollator/Transport Chair 2-in-1: The Rollz Motion 2

Rolling walker/transport chair combination units are one of the most sought-after products in DME. Unfortunately, many manufacturers don’t produce them do to safety concerns. Tipping because of difficulty with curbs and rough terrain is chief among these concerns. Most of the rollator/transport chair 2-in-1 units that are currently available feel like rolling walkers that had…

A Message From Bill September 2019

A Message From Bill September 2019

Years ago, I heard a story about my great grandfather, Louis Oswald. It was told to me by an old-time Naperville resident. This Napervillian told me that he and his buddies used to come through the alley behind the store and sift through the ashes where the store burned trash. Why? Because grandpa Oswald kept…

The Best Mobility Scooter For Travel 2019

The Best Mobility Scooter For Travel 2019

A few months ago, Pride Mobility released the Go-Go Folding, a new folding mobility scooter. Unlike previous folding mobility scooters, however, the Go-Go Folding weighs only 50 lbs. (51 to be accurate) without batteries. The 50 lb. milestone is a big one—the lighter the better. While many modern mobility scooters breakdown into pieces that are…

Oswald’s Favorite Games 2019

Oswald’s Favorite Games 2019

2019 is the year of games here at Oswald’s! We have really expanded our selection of board and card games, adding games of every difficulty for all ages. I asked some of our team members what their favorite games we currently carry are and put their answers into this blog. Without further ado, The 2019…

Refill Your Prescriptions with Oswald’s Online!

Refill Your Prescriptions with Oswald’s Online!

Here’s some exciting news: Our new prescription refill app is up and running!   Last week we upgraded our pharmacy refill system with features including a new online-friendly refill process and smartphone app. Every prescription customer can set up an online profile, giving access to some amazing features. Oswald’s Pharmacy Online Prescription Account Features Submit…

All Your CBD Questions Answered by a Pharmacist

All Your CBD Questions Answered by a Pharmacist

After months of research and reaching out to CBD manufacturers, I decided to put this blog together with answers and information concerning common CBD questions and issues. Let’s start with the easy one: What is CBD? You have probably heard CBD mentioned somewhere. The news, web articles, advertisements in a local store—CBD is a hot…

The Ultimate Lift Chair FAQ

The Ultimate Lift Chair FAQ

What is a lift chair? A lift chair (also known as a power lift recliner) is a motorized recliner that aids users who have difficulty standing up or sitting down. What is a 2-position lift chair? 2-position lift chairs are single motor chairs with the ability to lift and recline a few inches (depending on…

Oswald’s on the Cover of HomeCare Magazine

Oswald’s on the Cover of HomeCare Magazine

Oswald’s Pharmacy is the cover story for the July 2019 issue of HomeCare magazine! The article features interviews with fourth, fifth, and sixth generation family members of the Oswald’s (now Anderson) family. Read the whole article here.

The Ultimate Mobility Scooter FAQ

The Ultimate Mobility Scooter FAQ

What is a mobility scooter? A mobility scooter is a 3- or 4-wheel scooter powered by an electric motor. What are mobility scooters used for? Mobility scooters are most commonly used by those with limited motor skills during longer trips. Common places mobility scooters are used include shopping or grocery store trips, outdoor events, conventions,…