Renting a Wheelchair for the Holidays

Renting a Wheelchair for the Holidays

Travel, family homes, and parties all have one thing in common–they all amp up around the holiday season. The winter months require extra planning, logistical thinking, and mobility. This can be tricky when your mobility is limited due to an injury or illness. One of the best ways to overcome these physical restraints is to…

My Favorite Time of Year & Family Business

My Favorite Time of Year & Family Business

A little over a week ago our family gathered at my Mom and Dad’s house for Thanksgiving. We’ve been doing this for a long time. I asked my Dad how long they had been hosting this celebration, “Since 1965 we have held Thanksgiving dinner every year except for two. One year the kitchen was being…

Put Together the Perfect Stocking at Oswald’s!

Put Together the Perfect Stocking at Oswald’s!

Check out the video we posted today on Twitter below! It has a recipe for the perfect stocking! The perfect stocking stuffer recipe! @NHLBlackhawks @TyInc @squishable @PEZCandyUSA @MichelDesignWks @JRWatkins @JellyBellyUSA pic.twitter.com/H5d5AMOaJn — Oswald's Pharmacy (@oswaldspharmacy) December 5, 2017

Our Medical Equipment Showroom

Our Medical Equipment Showroom

Purchasing medical equipment can be a daunting process. The choices seem endless, and the online stores either have too many options or too much information to grasp. One of the main issues with online medical equipment companies is the lack of a showroom. Because all of their inventory is stored in warehouses and shipped directly…

Which Cane is Right For You?

Which Cane is Right For You?

A cane is the easiest mobility aid to use and maneuver with when traveling outside, or even inside, the home. Walking canes are a simple mobility device that come in all shapes and sizes to fit your exact needs and preferences. At Oswald’s Pharmacy, we have various canes including an extensive array of quality made Harvy canes.…

The Start of the Holiday Season

The Start of the Holiday Season

I spent this past weekend in the yard getting things ready for the winter. The garden was still full of Summer plants, but the last week of cooler weather had pretty much shut production down. Pulling up the tomatoes, beans, peppers and the last of the squash is always a melancholy task as you know…

Purchasing a Lift Chair at Oswald’s Pharmacy

Purchasing a Lift Chair at Oswald’s Pharmacy

When you are in need of a lift chair, the options may be a bit overwhelming. It may even seem like it doesn’t matter which type of lift chair you choose. The choice does matter and we want to help simplify your decision-making process. We want to address three concerns that most buyers consider when…

Naperville Fall Festival

Naperville Fall Festival

Participate in the Naperville Plaza’s annual Fall Festival! There will be several in-store activities and sponsored events. Besides the trick-or-treating and petting zoo, our Naperville Pharmacy will also be contributing a photo booth provided by Alfresco Booth. Find a Plaza Coupon Book and activities for kids exclusively at Oswald’s Pharmacy. This is a free family…

The Differences Between Transport Chairs and Wheelchairs

The Differences Between Transport Chairs and Wheelchairs

Whether you need some temporary assistance getting around after a lower joint surgery or have found yourself without the use of your legs, knees, or feet following a disabling illness, you may be browsing your mobility aids and finding yourself overwhelmed by the array of options at your disposal. For some, lightweight transport chairs may be the…

Easy Access to Medical Equipment At Your Local Pharmacy

Easy Access to Medical Equipment At Your Local Pharmacy

While you may be excited to “break free” after a hospital stay and finish your recuperation in the comfort of your home, leaving behind the helpful medical equipment like your adjustable bed, wheelchair, and other assistive devices can sometimes make your recovery more of a challenge. Obtaining these sometimes-bulky supplies and ferrying them home can be an…

Autumn is Time for Puzzles! A Message From Bill Anderson…

Autumn is Time for Puzzles! A Message From Bill Anderson…

My daughter Allison moved back to Naperville from Chicago last month. She still works for Fieldglass/SAP in the city, but is now an official suburban commuter. You always miss your kids when they are away, and even though Chicago is only 30 miles away it felt much farther. Besides having her wonderfully upbeat personality around…

A One-Stop Shop For All Your Medical Needs

A One-Stop Shop For All Your Medical Needs

With the rise of superstores throughout the U.S., the term “one-stop shop” has become a bit of a misnomer. Many mom-and-pop businesses have been replaced with supercenters that sell everything from groceries to clothing to lawn and garden equipment, and for those who just want to grab a few items, navigating these immense, warehouse-like facilities can…