How to choose and use compression stockings

People wear compression stockings for comfort, to do better in sports, and to help prevent serious medical conditions. Basically, they improve your blood flow. They can lessen pain and swelling in your legs. So here’s what you need to know about them…

If you’re going on vacation don’t forget your medication!

The summer isn’t over quite yet and if you’re planning a last minute vacation here are some considerations to keep in mind if you have to take your medication/prescription.

What Everyone Should Know about Shingles Vaccine (Shingrix)

One of the Recommended Vaccines by Disease Shingles vaccination is the only way to protect against shingles and postherpetic neuralgia (PHN), the most common complication from shingles. CDC recommends that healthy adults 50 years and older get two doses of the...

Happy Mother’s Day from the Lemelin boys!

Happy Mother’s Day from the Walker’s Drug Store team! Men are what their mothers made them. — Ralph Waldo Emerson. The men behind the iconic 100 year old Walker’s Drug Store attest that their mother’s love is the engine that drives the vehicle. Sylvia Lemelin, first...

Tips For Dealing With Spring Allergies

As the life cycle of plants starts over in the spring, pollen will be released and millions of people with hay fever will start to sniffle and sneeze. While there’s no one stop cure, there are a few steps you can take to relieve your allergies this season, including...

ADHD in Children & Support Available in Charlotte

ADHD in Children & Support Available in Charlotte

Being a parent is one of the most rewarding yet challenging jobs in the world. When you have a child with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), it can be difficult to find the support you need, affecting both your child and the rest of the family. As one of...

How to Find the Best Prescription Drug Prices

How to Find the Best Prescription Drug Prices

One of the burning issues when it comes to healthcare in America is the price of prescriptions, which can vary from store to store. Many find themselves spending hundreds of dollars just to get the medicine they need or not being able to fund the costs at all. This is...

Walker’s Drug Store is celebrating 100 years in business!

Happy New Year and Welcome back to our monthly e-newsletter!

Autoimmune Diseases: Why We Can’t Ignore This Major Health Issue

Walker’s Drug Store is excited to celebrate our 100th year in business.

Walker’s Drug Store would like to take this opportunity to wish you a Happy New Year!
According to the American Autoimmune Related Diseases Association (AARDA), 50 million Americans have an autoimmune disease, resulting in costs of around $100 billion every year.