Men’s Health Month

Let’s celebrate the men in our lives! June is men’s health month and we here at MCP want to encourage all men to take their health seriously. Men face a number of preventable health issues that we want to recognize. These include: Cardiovascular disease, prostate and testicular health, low testosterone, obesity, and colon cancer. Prevention […]

Natural D-Hist

Breathe easier this allergy season with a blend of these natural remedies from Ortho Molecular Products. Quercetin, stinging nettles extract, bromelain, N-acetyl cysteine (NAC) and vitamin C are combined to make up the perfect support for a healthy nasal and sinus passage during the spring. Quercetin- as anti-histamine works to stabilize the mast cells in […]

Chocolate Chip Cookies

In honor of National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day …   Vegan Gluten Free Double Chocolate Chip Cookies 1 tbs ground flax seed 3 tbs water 1/4 cup extra virgin coconut oil 1/4 cup sunflower butter 1 tsp vanilla extract 1 drop vanilla stevia 1/3 cup coconut palm sugar 1/4 cup raw cacao powder 1 1/2 […]

The Benefits of Herbs

Some say the cure is in the cupboard, I say it’s in your garden!!!  Check out these plants found at the New Hanover County’s Arboritum plant sale, full of nutrients and benefits waiting to explode!   Parsley – this under appreciated herb is rich in antioxidants, folic acid, bioflavinoids, and anti-inflammatory compounds.  I love add parsley to […]

Open Your Eyes to Healthy Eating and Foundational Health

Open Your Eyes to Healthy Eating and Foundational Health In honor of March’s National Nutrition Month  and Save Your Vision Month, we at Medical Center Pharmacy remind you that caring for your eyes includes paying attention to your Foundation of Health. According to the American Optometric Association, approximately 43 million Americans suffer from age-related macular […]

February is Heart Health Month

Did You Know These Heart Disease Facts? Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women. More than half of the deaths due to heart disease in 2009 were in men.1 About 600,000 Americans die from heart disease each year—that’s 1 in every 4 deaths.1 Coronary heart disease is the most common type of heart disease, killing more […]

Immune System Support

Strengthen Your Immune System Immune System support is not only important to focus on during Cold and Flu Season, but all year long.  There are several ways in which you can strengthen the immune system whether you are feeling fine or becoming run down. Strengthen your GUT – Microbes in your GI tract not only help […]