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…

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,’…

Wheelchairs & Transport Chairs: What’s the Difference?

Wheelchairs & Transport Chairs: What’s the Difference?

We have customers come in every day of the week looking for a wheelchair. The majority of these customers ask the same question: What is the lightest wheelchair you have? Unfortunately, most wheelchairs worth their salt are going to be heavy or very expensive. Why? Well, first off, the lightest frames (carbon fiber) cost a…

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…

How to Save Money on Your Prescriptions

How to Save Money on Your Prescriptions

You’ve probably seen news stories about how drug companies keep increasing the prices on their medications. In many states, insurance companies can change their formularies and what medications they cover at any time, without informing patients. Imagine: Your doctor just prescribed you an expensive medication, and you’re not sure you can afford it. What can…