Currently, there is a measles epidemic in the United States. The entire event appears to be linked to an amusement park based in California. To give perspective, since January 2019, 121 cases of the measles have been reported in 17 states and Washington DC.  more

In an effort to promote smooth, safe and efficient transactions, IPS Compounding is pleased to announce we have obtained Legit Script Certification. This ensures we are able to fully participate in e-commerce, online advertising and payment processing programs. The first two are not as important for us, however, the latter is crucial.  more

Summer will be here before you know it, and with it comes vacation and travel. However, if you take prescription medications on a daily basis this can be a bit of a challenge. So, let’s spend a few moments and talk about traveling with your medication. After all, if your luggage is lost, so is your medicine. Plus, there are several other things you need to be mindful of as well.  more

It’s no secret, most lactation experts encourage breast feeding for mothers, particularly if they are physically able. The reason? Simply put, a mother’s milk is like super food for an infant. Breast milk contains proteins, antioxidants and a host of other beneficial health ingredients that are super easy for babies to process.  more

Millions of people suffer from wounds that fail to heal properly each year. The result is an economic impact of just over $25 billion each year.  And to clarify, this does not factor in the number of patients who seek immediate treatment for acute wounds. Thankfully, compounded medication can help with both aspects. Here are 3 reasons you should consider compounded medicine as part of your wound care treatment plan.  more

When excess uric acid builds up in the body it can cause swelling or pain in the joints of your feet. This medical condition is known as gout (typically affecting middle aged to elderly individuals), and it is sometimes nasty. Gout pain can make your feet feel as if they are on fire. The attacks are intense and can manifest at the most inopportune times. more

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act set forth in 1996 created national privacy standards for your health information. The goal of the act was to protect individual health information from falling into the wrong hands. At the heart of the act was an effort to put patients in control of their personal health information. HIPAA gave them more control. So what type of information is  protected?  more