Community Pharmacy Conversations: Vitamin C, series (audio)

August 11, 2016 | Pamela Youngberg Dickson

Antioxidant-packed vitamin C impacts everything from healing to nutrient absorption to the prevention or slow-down of the signs of aging. In this edition of Community Pharmacist Conversations, Northfield, Minnesota pharmacist Jessica Astrup Ehret provides some background and dispels some myths on vitamin C in this second in a series of four broadcasts on supplements. Tune in—and encourage your patients to do the same—to learn:  

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Community Pharmacy Conversations: Vitamin D, series (audio)

August 05, 2016 | Pamela Youngberg Dickson

At a market size exceeding $30 billion in the U.S. according to some estimates there is no doubt that  nutritional supplementation is big business. Like many conversations on diet and nutrition, opinions seem to change from year to year. (I’ve recently been reading that it’s okay to eat butter again—what a relief.) In this edition of Community Pharmacist Conversations, Northfield, Minnesota pharmacist Jessica Astrup Ehret provides some background on vitamin D in this first in a series of four broadcasts on supplements. Tune in—and encourage your patients to do the same—to learn:  

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