Rick Chester

Rick Chester

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  • Oregon State University, RPh
  • Serving the community for over a decade
  • Specializes in Natural Medicines, Personal Care and Chinese Herbs

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Seven Ways to Make Thanksgiving Healthier

Seven Ways to Make Thanksgiving Healthier

It's here — that one day of the year when the whole point is to eat all manner of tasty comfort food with abandon. But is it possible to have a healthy Thanksgiving that's both enjoyable and delicious? more

Managing Diabetes

Managing Diabetes

If you have been diagnosed with diabetes, you may feel overwhelmed — and that’s understandable. But you can take steps to both ease your anxiety and get on the road to effective diabetes management. more

Celebrating National Diabetes Month

Celebrating National Diabetes Month

It's National Diabetes Month, and you can celebrate by learning how to better manage your diabetes. more

You Have the Flu — Now What?

You Have the Flu — Now What?

Flu season is here, and that means you or a loved one might have been diagnosed with the flu. more

Medicare Open Enrollment 2021: Oct. 15 to Dec. 7

Medicare Open Enrollment 2021: Oct. 15 to Dec. 7

Medicare Open Enrollment started on Oct. 15 and will run until Dec. 7. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is offering some tips for enrolling this year. more

New COVID-19 Rx Approved

New COVID-19 Rx Approved

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new COVID-19 treatment. more

New Test to Detect COVID Antibodies Gets Green Light

New Test to Detect COVID Antibodies Gets Green Light

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved a new test that can detect neutralizing antibodies from a past SARS-CoV-2 infection. It's the first test of its kind. more

Approved: New Device for Nightmares

Approved: New Device for Nightmares

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a device for sleep problems related to nightmares. more

Lead Poisoning: What You Need to Know

Lead Poisoning: What You Need to Know

Around 3.6 million families in the United States are at risk of exposure to lead, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Here's what you need to know. more

COVID Testing: Update

COVID Testing: Update

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is issuing recommendations about collecting nasal samples for COVID-19 testing. more