Here's How Watsons Is Helping You Care For Your Parents' Health In The Current Situation

Healthy parents = a happy family! <3

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Parents are undoubtedly the backbone of the family, which is why it's so important for them to stay healthy

Healthy parents = a happy family! <3

Parents, you know how important it is to take care of yourself, to help you be the best mum or dad you can be. You can't be there for your kiddos and jaga them if you're not in tip-top condition, kan?

And of course, we always gotta look out for our own parents too, especially if they're on the older side. Our parents have spent their whole lives taking care of us, so it's our turn now. Even simple things like taking them for a checkup or buying supplements can make a positive change.

Watsons wants all parents out there to be healthy and happy, which is why they're hosting Parent Health Month, awww!

Throughout this month, you can enjoy greater savings on an assortment of health products to enhance your family's health and wellness.

As part of this, Watsons has even released two informative videos to help all parents be healthier. In the videos, Amber Chia and her parents sit down with Watsons pharmacist Ruby to learn some handy health tips.

Common challenges faced by younger, working parents include balancing hectic schedules with family life, eye strain from staring at devices all day long, and feeling burnt out.

Speaking to Amber, who also faces all those same challenges, Ruby shared about the importance of eating a balanced diet and getting enough rest, while also suggesting some health-boosting supplements.

Watch the video below:

On the other hand, elderly parents may be dealing with health issues like high blood pressure, cholesterol, diabetes, and joint pain. Amber's mum has all four, and even said that she regrets not taking better care of herself when she was younger.

Ruby gave her advice on types of food to incorporate into her diet, joint-support items, and specific supplements to tackle her health issues.

Watch the full video below:

Wanna stock up on the supplements Ruby mentions in the videos or buy some health products as gifts for your parents? Make sure to take advantage of the special Parents Month promos!

Throughout June, you'll get RM15 off every RM150 purchase of nutritional drinks, as well as awesome savings of up to 30% on an assortment of health products.

So, whether you're planning to get nutritious oat drinks, collagen drinks for the skin, calcium for stronger bones, vitamin B complex for energy, or something else, now's the perfect time to buy, buy, buy!

Plus, if you're a Watsons member aged above 45, you get to enjoy even more benefits by signing up for the new Watsons Health 45+ programme, woohooo!

Check out some of the Watsons' Health 45+ promos you'll get to enjoy:

- 5% off any vitamin supplements. And the best part is that this is ON TOP of any other promos, yaaaas!

- 10% off for dispensaries (medication that requires a pharmacist). Dispensaries usually never have promos, as they are controlled medication. Thus, only Health 45+ allows the discount, and it works automatically upon registering your Watsons card if you're aged 45 and above.

- Free health check services. This includes blood pressure monitoring, health body & weight assessment, blood glucose testing, and more.

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- Doc2us E-prescription: This is a collaboration between Watsons and Doc2us. If you need to replenish your medication that requires a prescription, you can use Doc2us to do the assessment, then go to your nearest Watsons pharmacist to unlock the approval letter for medication purchase.

Find out more about the Health 45+ benefits and promos here.

Watsons is also encouraging everyone to Stay Hygienic, Stay Healthy, by offering discounts on personal hygiene and cleaning products

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With the current situation, cleanliness is now more important than ever, and things like face masks, hand sanitisers, and anti-bacterial wipes have become daily essentials.

Watsons is your one-stop centre where you can get all of those and so much more, including personal hygiene items, cleaning products, health and immunity boosters, and health-monitoring devices.

You can even shop for all the essentials you need from the comfort of your own home. Check out more details here.

Whether you're a parent yourself or looking out for your mum and dad, Watsons has got you covered this Parents Health Month! Stay healthy and happy, everyone! <3

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The information provided is for educational and communication purposes only and it should not be construed as personal medical advice. Information published in this article is not intended to replace, supplant or augment a consultation with a health professional regarding the reader’s own medical care.

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