Thank You to Students of Gates School, Acton

May 21, 2021
Everyone at Acton Pharmacy would like to thank all the students that wrote very touching letters and posters to us from the Gates School of Acton. You made our year!

Diagnosis and Management of Seasonal and Year Round Allergies

May 17, 2021
This is a recording of “Diagnosis & Management of Seasonal and Year Round Allergies with Dr. John Saryan,” a Zoom meeting held on May 6, 2021, sponsored by Dinno Health. Dr. John Saryan, MD is an Allergy & Immunology Specialist with over 44 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Saryan has extensive knowledge and experience with environmental allergies . He graduated from Johns …

How to Minimize the Harmful Effects of the Sun and Prevent Skin Cancers

April 18, 2021
Saad Dinno, pharmacist and owner of Acton pharmacy, Keyes Drug in Newton, and West Concord Pharmacy is the presenter of A Healthier You, a show that runs on Acton TV. The goal of the show is to discuss relevant health topics and provide information to the viewers that will guide them to a healthy lifestyle. Below is an excerpt of an interview with Dr. Ira …

COVID-19: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Staying Safe by Dr. Robin Schoenthaler

January 25, 2021
This is a recording of “COVID-19 Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Staying Safe by Dr. Robin Schoenthaler,” a Zoom meeting held on January 13, 2021, sponsored by Dinno Health. Dr. Schoenthaler is a radiation oncologist from MGH and Emerson Hospital. Below is an excerpt: I think some people are asking why is this radiation oncologist from MGH and Emerson Hospital talking about COVID …

Acton Pharmacy Featured in Acton-Boxborough Family Network Newsletter

January 24, 2021
Acton Pharmacy was featured in the Sponsor Spotlight section of the ABFN Newsletter, January/February 2021 issue. Read it below. Acton Pharmacy is one of four independent family pharmacies owned by brothers Saad and Ray Dinno.  You can find our other pharmacies in Newton (Keyes Drug), Lexington (Theatre Pharmacy) and right down the road in West Concord!  Our pharmacies have all been neighborhood pharmacies and respected …

Saad Dinno on Acton TV, January 8, 2021

January 15, 2021
Saad Dinno, co-owner of Acton Pharmacy, appeared on Acton Town Manager John Mangiaratti's Acton TV show on January 8, 2021.  The show can be view at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ftfYfsNsZTs. Below is an edited excerpt: My name is Saad Dinno. I'm a co-owner of Acton Pharmacy. We have three other locations in the suburbs in Newton, Concord and Lexington. My brother and I are pharmacists. My dad's a …

How to Protect Ourselves From Toxic Chemicals

December 12, 2020
This is a video recording of a Dinno Health community event “How to protect ourselves from toxic chemicals, why we should care and what we can do about it.” held on November 13, 2020. The speaker is Dr. Aly Cohen, author of the newly released book "Non-toxic: Guide to living healthy in a chemical world," published by Oxford University Press. Below is an excerpt of the …

Why Am I Bloated?

November 25, 2020
This is a video recording of a Dinno Health community event "Why am I bloated?" held on October 22, 2020. The speaker is Meg Gerber RD, LDN, IFNCP. Megan graduated from the University of Connecticut as a Registered Dietitian in 2014 and has been a practicing Licensed Dietitian/Nutritionist over the past 6+ years. She is a Certified Lifestyle educator and credentialed as an Integrative and …

Why Is There Art in the Keyes Drug Window?

November 05, 2020
Newton Art Association (NAA) artists has exhibited their work at Keyes Drug in Auburndale for the last 10 years. The exhibit location, the 2090 Commonwealth Avenue window, is flanked by foot traffic from local coffee shops and businesses and often results in sales for the artists.  NAA is thankful to Keyes for their ongoing exhibitions.  Ray Dinno of Keyes Drug welcomes being part of the local community, …

When Pets Need Meds: Three Must-Knows About Their Care

October 19, 2020
Just like their human owners, pets sometimes require medications to treat health conditions and improve their quality of life. If pet owners aren’t fully knowledgeable about certain medications or understand the risks associated with keeping pet medications around the house, both humans and pets can suffer dire consequences. The good news is that there are some simple steps pet owners can take to ensure the …