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Understanding Medicare and Your DME pt 3: Equipment Rentals

Hollee McMurray
Sometimes you only need medical equipment temporarily, such as transitioning from a facility back home. Dougherty’s offers rental equipment for daily, weekly, and monthly rates. However,...

Understanding Medicare and Your DME pt 2: Assignment vs. Non-Assignment

Hollee McMurray
So now that you know the difference in Medicare Part A and B, it’s time to go a step further and distinguish the difference between assignment and non-assignment. Take note, this only...

Understanding Medicare and Your DME: The Difference in Part A and B Medicare

Hollee McMurray
So you’ve just turned 65 and those years of working for a living are finally paying off. You are now entitled to Medicare benefits, thanks to the government. So you have your new red,...

Compounding FAQ

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What is compounding? Pharmaceutical compounding is the melding of art and science to produce custom medications tailored to a patient’s individual needs.

Knee Walkers: The Skinny on the Scoot

Hollee McMurray
Okay. Here’s a hypothetical situation for you to ponder. You trip over a break in the sidewalk (it totally jumped up and attacked you, right?). In the ensuing scuffle you twist your ankle...

First-Aid Kit: For Emergencies Big & Small

Hollee McMurray
Kids will be kids. And kids get scratches and scrapes and bruises. And since we can’t wrap them all up in bubble wrap and send them out to play this holiday break, a first-aid kit will become...

Pregnancy Made Easy: Conclusion

Hollee McMurray
In the third and final installment of my pregnancy-made-easy series, we’ll touch on some of the smaller aids and helpful pieces of equipment you may not have thought of for improving your...

Can I Get A Little Help From My Belt?

Hollee McMurray
I know I can’t be the only one to have noticed the recent baby boom in our area. It must be something in the water. To all the happy new moms and moms-to-be I say congratulations. But, as...

Sock It To Me!

Hollee McMurray

If you read my last entry you know you’re in the middle of a three-part pregnancy-made-easier extravaganza.

Achy Feet? Drop by Dougherty's and See the Doctor!

Hollee McMurray
Achy feet? Plantar Fasciitis? Don’t you wish there was an inexpensive way to get some relief? Sounds like a bad infomercial, doesn’t it? Alright, I’ll cut to the...

Swim and Bathe with a Waterproof Cast Protector!

Hollee McMurray
Ahh, the sweet sounds of summer. Laughter, steaks sizzling on the grill, and water splashing about in the pool. Everyone enjoys the fun of summer, but it’s far less enjoyable if you’re...

Breathing Easier with Allergies

Andy Komuves, RPh, FIACP
Spring is in the air, and with it allergies. Aside from just being annoying, the changing season can cause some serious breathing issues. Your doctor or pediatrician may write you or your child a...

Welcome to our blog!

Andy Komuves, RPh, FIACP
We here at Dougherty’s are proud and excited to bring you our blog. Our goal is to offer you information that is relevant to you and hopefully will help improve your health, your...

Dougherty's Forest Park Moving!

This June Dougherty's Pharmacy Forest Park location is moving to 6090 Campbell Road, Suite 100. Our new location will be located at the Southeast corner of Campbell Road and Preston Road to better...