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Hormone Assessment Quiz
Are you experiencing any of the following symptoms?
If so, you may be a candidate for bio-identical hormone therapy. Consult your doctor about your symptoms, or call Medicine Tree Pharmacy for a physician referral.
Each year the influenza virus changes and different strains become dominant. Due to the high mutability of the virus a particular vaccine formulation usually only works for about a year. It's good to get flu shots annually to protect against the most prevelant flu strains that year. Vaccinations agains Influenza with a flu vaccine is strongly recommened for high-risk groups, such as children and the elderly.
The Hepatitis vaccine protects agains the virus in more than 95% of cases and provides protection from the virus for ten years. Hepatitis B vaccine prevents hepatitis B disease and its serious consequences like hepatocellular carcinoma (liver cancer).
Pneumonia vaccine is important for preventing pneumonia in both children and adults. Vaccinations against pneumonia in the first year of life have greatly reduced pneumonia in children. Vaccinating children against Streptococcus pneumoniae has also led to the decreased incidents of these infections in adults because many adults acquire infections from children. It is recommended for all healthy individuals older than 65 and any adults with emphysema, congestive heart failure, diabetes mellitus, cirrhosis of the liver, alcoholism, cerebrospinal fluid leaks or those who do not have a spleen. A repeat vaccination may also be required after five or ten years.
Please refer to our vaccinations page for consent and info forms.