When retired pharmacist David Taggart was running his two pharmacies in Scarborough, a beachside suburb of Perth, he placed a great deal of emphasis on customer care.
“In the end, my pharmacist suggested we download MedAdvisor as a way of managing all of my different medications.”
“It’s somewhat of a conundrum why Alpha-1 is so little known and misunderstood, especially when an estimated one in nine Australians carry a defective gene.”
“Prevention is key. It’s much easier to take steps now to maintain a healthy lifestyle than to then try and manage the condition.”
“The movement gave me the chance to regroup and give back in ways I never thought possible, opening up kindness as another avenue to ‘self-care’ that is more valuable than going to get your nails done.”
“One of the most common myths is that osteoporosis only happens in the most elderly of populations, such as people over 80.”
“I am a very resilient person, but I think all carers by nature are resilient because they have to be.”