Effects of and Remedies for the Smoke and Dry Conditions; Vaccine Updates and Customer Appreciation Day at Nord’s Pharmacy and Gifts
By: Mary Balstad
Fosston, MN – The summer of 2021 is turning out to be one of the warmest in Minnesota. With high temperatures comes severe dry conditions and heavy smoke from numerous wildfires. Local pharmacies have taken notice of the rise in allergy medications being purchased due to the current situation. Unfortunately, these dry conditions and heavy smoke also cause flare ups of more serious health conditions like COPD or asthma. Nord’s Pharmacy and Gifts Owners Ruth and Evan Fonder spoke about ways to remedy the allergy symptoms such as dry coughs or congested sinuses.
Another important update that Ruth Fonder gave was in regards to the COVID vaccine and when Nord’s Pharmacy offers the vaccine.
Evan Fonder ended the program with an invitation to a Customer Appreciation lunch today, July 15th. Starting at 11:30 A.M. until 2 P.M., a brisket meal with chips and water will be served from the Pitmaster Pastor. This lunch will celebrate the four and a half years of community support the Fonder’s received after taking over ownership of Nord’s Pharmacy and Gifts. Stop by the front of house of Nord’s Pharmacy and Gifts and check out what the store has to offer.