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Do you have a question about a trending health topic or medication that you’ve heard about on social media? Perhaps you would like to learn more about a diagnosed health condition, Health Canada recall, or advice for leading a healthier lifestyle?

ASEBP’s lead pharmacist answers your healthy lifestyle questions. Click on a topic or use the search to browse through the archive. Questions are periodically chosen throughout the school year and shared on ASEBP social media.
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I am concerned about all the medications I am using and have a hard time remembering to take all my pills and supplements. Is it possible to use less medications to stay healthy?
I am 50 years old, and my pharmacist has suggested getting the shingles vaccine. Is it covered by my ASEBP benefits?
I was recently diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) as an adult. What are some of the common treatment options and what should I do if the effectiveness of my medication wanes over time?
I struggle with acid reflux. What can I do to relieve my symptoms?
My sister was recently diagnosed with early onset Alzheimer’s disease at the age of 60. Is there anything I can do to prevent or delay a similar diagnosis?
These days it seems like everyone is talking about Ozempic. Learn more about this drug, what it is used for, its benefits, side effects, and whether it is covered by your ASEBP benefits.
Find tips on how to prevent yourself from getting sick this holiday season or, if you do become ill, how to treat symptoms of the common cold.
Some key questions to consider before starting any vitamin or supplement product.

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Please do not share any personal or sensitive medical information. ASEBP does not provide medical advice. Talk to your family doctor, health care provider, or call Alberta Health Link at 811, if you have any health concerns. 

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