Slide background Birthday, Anniversary or Special Celebration?

We've got a card for that!
Slide background Ask our friendly staff about our text and email notification service!
Slide background Fast and convenient
drive thru service.
Get Directions
Slide background Looking for DME Products?

We offer a full-line of
durable medical equipment.
Slide background Manage your family's medication
under one account!
Register Today!
Manage your prescriptions securely online!

We want refilling your prescriptions to be easy and effortless. Sign up today to access your prescriptions, request refills and review drug details from the comfort of your home.

Your health is our priority.

We take our role in your health very seriously. Come in today to see how we can help.

Download iPhone App Download Android App

Small enough to know you and big enough to serve you.

Recent health news and videos.

Staying informed is also a great way to stay healthy. Keep up-to-date with all the latest health news here.

05 Dec

Will Taking Aspirin Reduce Your Risk Of Cancer?

Older adults who use aspirin this many times per week may lower their risk of dying of cancer.

04 Dec

Birth Control Pills And Brain Health

Women taking birth control pills may experience changes in a key region of the brain.

03 Dec

E-Scooter Injuries On The Rise

Broken bones most common injury in e-scooter accidents.
3 Drugs for Severe Epileptic Seizures Are Equally Effective: Study

Robert Preidt December 5, 2019

3 Drugs for Severe Epileptic Seizures Are Equally Effective: Study

THURSDAY, Dec. 5, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- Three drugs used to treat severe seizures in epilepsy patients are equally effective, a new study finds.

The three medications -- levetiracetam (Keppra and Roweepra), fosphenytoin (Cerebyx) and valproate -- are commonly used to treat patients with "refractory status epilepticus." In these pati... Full Page

All 50 States Now Reporting Cases of Severe Vaping-Linked Lung Injury

E.J. Mundell December 5, 2019

All 50 States Now Reporting Cases of Severe Vaping-Linked Lung Injury

THURSDAY, Dec. 5, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- Cases of a serious, sometimes fatal, form of lung injury tied to vaping have now been reported in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

In total, case numbers have risen to 2,291, according to the latest update from the U.S. Centers for Disease Contr... Full Page

More Than 1 in 4 High School Students Now Vape: CDC

Robert Preidt December 5, 2019

More Than 1 in 4 High School Students Now Vape: CDC

THURSDAY, Dec. 5, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- An epidemic of vaping by American teenagers shows no signs of stopping, with 2019 data finding more than a quarter (27.5%) of high school students using e-cigarettes.

The rate was somewhat lower, but still troubling, among middle school kids -- about 1 in every 10 vaped, according to new r... Full Page

More Teen Time on Social Media, More Eating Disorders?

Rich Holmes December 5, 2019

More Teen Time on Social Media, More Eating Disorders?

THURSDAY, Dec. 5, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- The more often young teens turn to social media, the more prone they are to eating disorders, new research suggests.

While the study does not prove social media use causes eating disorders, it raises a red flag, said study author Simon Wilksch. He's a senior research fellow in psychology at Fl... Full Page

Distracted by Their Smartphones, Pedestrians Are Landing in the ER

Steven Reinberg December 5, 2019

Distracted by Their Smartphones, Pedestrians Are Landing in the ER

THURSDAY, Dec. 5, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- Talking and texting on your smartphone is a big no-no for drivers, but new research suggests the same should be true for pedestrians.

According to one database, more than 2,500 men and women went to an emergency room for head and neck injuries sustained while using a smartphone between 1998 an... Full Page

Vaping May Have Triggered Lung Illness Typically  Only Seen in Metalworkers

Dennis Thompson December 5, 2019

Vaping May Have Triggered Lung Illness Typically Only Seen in Metalworkers

THURSDAY, Dec. 5, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- A lung disease that normally strikes in the workplace has been linked to vaping in a new report.

A 49-year-old California woman who vaped marijuana came down with a form of pneumonia normally associated with exposure to hard metals in industrial settings, according to a case study published De... Full Page

HealthDay
Health News is provided as a service to Five Points Pharmacy site users by HealthDay. Five Points Pharmacy nor its employees, agents, or contractors, review, control, or take responsibility for the content of these articles. Please seek medical advice directly from your pharmacist or physician.
Copyright © 2019 HealthDay All Rights Reserved.

Our Affiliations

HealthMart
National Community Pharmacists Association