Pat the Pharmacist

New Pharmacy locations Now Open!

Wouldn’t it be easier to get your prescriptions filled while you shop for groceries? It can be time-consuming to make two stops; one to the grocery store and one to the pharmacy. We understand! And that’s why we are excited to open two new pharmacy locations: Foodland Pharmacy at Foodland Kapolei and Sack N Save Pharmacy at Sack N Save Puainako!

Common Injuries While Adventuring in Hawaii

With Hawaii's unique environment, we wanted to provide you with a first aid guideline to some common injuries you may encounter while adventuring in Hawaii. As always, please consult your physician for further information on specific medical conditions or symptoms that you may have, and do not hesitate to seek immediate professional medical attention if your symptoms worsen or the pain becomes increasingly unbearable.

Coral Cuts

Shingles the pain within...

If you've ever had chickenpox, you have the Varicella-zoster virus lurking in your bloodstream. Since this virus also causes shingles, anyone who's ever had chickenpox can get shingles. About 25 percent of all adults, who may otherwise be healthy, will get shingles during their lifetime. The chance of getting shingles increases with age, so adults over 60 are ten times more likely to get shingles than children under 10. The virus shoots down a nerve, causing the numbness, itching, severe ... more »