Building Healthy Routines: The Power of Habit

Building Healthy Habits

At Boggio Family of Pharmacies, we believe that small, consistent changes can lead to significant health improvements. Building healthy habits is key to achieving and maintaining wellness goals. This article will explore the science of habit formation and provide practical tips for establishing healthy routines, with a special focus on how we can support you in this journey.

Understanding Habit Formation

Habits are actions we perform automatically, often without conscious thought. They are formed through repetition and become ingrained in our daily lives. The key to building a healthy habit is to start small and be consistent. This makes the behaviour easier to adopt and maintain over time.

Tips for Establishing Healthy Routines

Start Small

Begin with manageable changes that don’t feel overwhelming. For example, if your goal is to be more active, start with a 10-minute walk each day rather than a full workout.

Create a Trigger

Pair your new habit with an existing routine. If you want to start taking vitamins, do it right after brushing your teeth in the morning.

Track Your Progress

Keep a journal or use a task/checklist app to track your progress. This not only provides a sense of accomplishment but also helps you stay accountable.

Be Patient

Habit formation takes time. Don’t get discouraged by setbacks. Remember, it’s about progress, not perfection.

Boggio Family of Pharmacies’ Role in Your Healthy Habits

Medication Management

Our pharmacists can help you manage your medications effectively, ensuring you’re taking them correctly and consistently. We offer pill organizers and other services like Medication Packaging to integrate medication into your daily routine seamlessly.

Nutritional Supplements

We provide a wide range of nutritional supplements to complement your diet and support your health goals. Our staff can advise on the best options for your specific needs.

Health Monitoring Devices

Track your health progress with our selection of monitoring devices, such as blood pressure monitors and glucose meters. These tools can be vital in developing habits for managing chronic conditions.

Medication Reviews

Our pharmacists are available for Medication Reviews, offering personalized advice to help you establish and maintain healthy routines.


Building healthy routines is a journey of small, consistent steps. We’re here to support you every step of the way. From medication management to wellness advice, we provide the tools and expertise to help you develop habits that lead to a healthier, happier life. Visit us in-store or online to learn more about how we can assist you in achieving your wellness goals.

Disclaimer: The information provided in this blog is for educational purposes only and should not be considered as medical advice. Consult with a healthcare professional for personalized health recommendations.