Pharmacytimes: Condition Center: http://www.pharmacytimes.com/condition-resources/mtm/condition-rss en-us Tue, 28 Apr 2015 12:31:17 UTC Tue, 28 Apr 2015 12:31:17 UTC Pharmacists’ Patient Education Points for Allergic Rhinitis Treatment http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/Pharmacists-Patient-Education-Points-for-Allergic-Rhinitis-Treatment Mary M. Bridgeman, PharmD, BCPS, CGP, clinical associate professor in the Department of Pharmacy Practice and Administration at the Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy at Rutgers, details some important patient education points for pharmacists. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 06:50:00 UTC Lesser Known Facts about Allergic Rhinitis Treatment http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/Lesser-Known-Facts-about-Allergic-Rhinitis-Treatment Mary M. Bridgeman, PharmD, BCPS, CGP, clinical associate professor in the Department of Pharmacy Practice and Administration at the Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy at Rutgers, details some lesser known facts about some allergic rhinitis treatments. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 06:47:00 UTC General Treatment Approach for Allergic Rhinitis http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/General-Treatment-Approach-for-Allergic-Rhinitis Mary M. Bridgeman, PharmD, BCPS, CGP, clinical associate professor in the Department of Pharmacy Practice and Administration at the Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy at Rutgers, describes the general treatment approach for allergic rhinitis. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 06:44:00 UTC What Patients Need to Know About Novel Sublingual Therapies for the Treatment of AR http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/What-Patients-Need-to-Know-About-Novel-Sublingual-Therapies-for-the-Treatment-of-AR Mary M. Bridgeman, PharmD, BCPS, CGP, clinical associate professor in the Department of Pharmacy Practice and Administration at the Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy at Rutgers, talks about what patients need to know about novel sublingual therapies for the treatment of allergic rhinitis. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 06:41:00 UTC Management of Allergic Rhinitis Based on Patient Factors, Drug-Specific Characteristics http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/Management-of-Allergic-Rhinitis-Based-on-Patient-Factors-Drug-Specific-Characteristics Mary M. Bridgeman, PharmD, BCPS, CGP, clinical associate professor in the Department of Pharmacy Practice and Administration at the Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy at Rutgers, provides insight on the management of allergic rhinitis based on specific patient-related factors and drug-specific characteristics. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 06:28:00 UTC How Pharmacists Can Better Assist Deaf Patients http://www.pharmacytimes.com/news/How-Pharmacists-Can-Better-Assist-Deaf-Patients Pharmacists don’t have to learn American Sign Language to effectively communicate with deaf and hard-of-hearing patients, but they do need to improve their knowledge, attitudes, and comfort levels. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 04:36:00 UTC Air Pollution Exposure May Raise Brain Damage Risk http://www.pharmacytimes.com/news/Air-Pollution-Exposure-May-Raise-Brain-Damage-Risk Long-term exposure to air pollution may damage brain structures and impair cognitive function in middle-aged and older adults. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 04:00:00 UTC Inpatient Cirrhosis Deaths on the Decline http://www.pharmacytimes.com/news/Inpatient-Cirrhosis-Deaths-on-the-Decline Despite increases in liver cirrhosis hospitalizations over the years, the cirrhotic inpatient death rate has dropped 41%. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 02:00:00 UTC No Autism Association with MMR Vaccine, Study Affirms http://www.pharmacytimes.com/news/No-Autism-Association-with-MMR-Vaccine-Study-Affirms While many parents remain concerned that the measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) vaccine could cause their children to develop autism, a study has reaffirmed there is no link between the vaccine’s use and increased autism risk. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 05:00:00 UTC Gang Targets Pharmacies for Burglaries http://www.pharmacytimes.com/news/Gang-Targets-Pharmacies-for-Burglaries A Houston-based gang called the 5th Ward has been accused of burglarizing 18 pharmacies since January 2014. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 02:00:00 UTC The Clinical Core of the JNC 8 Hypertension Guidelines http://www.pharmacytimes.com/news/The-Clinical-Core-of-the-JNC-8-Hypertension-Guidelines The JNC 8 guidelines are based on 27 large clinical trials that are often discussed in isolation, but have never been aggregated into a single source until now. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 02:43:00 UTC Should Pharmacists Carry Professional Liability Insurance? http://www.pharmacytimes.com/news/Should-Pharmacists-Carry-Professional-Liability-Insurance Between the busy, fast-paced working conditions and the sheer amount of prescriptions being processed, the heightened possibility for error is certainly a viable concern for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 01:00:00 UTC Pharmacy Student Shares About First Rotation Experience http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/Pharmacy-Student-Shares-About-First-Rotation-Experience Jade Megyeri, University of Colorado Skaggs School of Pharmacy student, talks about the most rewarding experience she has had in pharmacy school. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 04:14:00 UTC Characteristics Needed To Be A Good Pharmacist http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/Characteristics-Needed-To-Be-A-Good-Pharmacist Jade Megyeri, University of Colorado Skaggs School of Pharmacy student, talks about what characteristics pharmacists should embody. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 03:35:00 UTC Mobile App Connects Pharmacists to State PDMP http://www.pharmacytimes.com/news/Mobile-App-Connects-Pharmacists-to-State-PDMP Pharmacists in New Jersey now have a new tool to use in their efforts to prevent drug diversion and abuse, thanks to a mobile app recently launched by the state’s Division of Consumer Affairs. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 02:00:00 UTC Pharmacists Gain Ground on Provider Status in North Dakota http://www.pharmacytimes.com/news/Pharmacists-Gain-Ground-on-Provider-Status-in-North-Dakota Pharmacists in North Dakota came closer to attaining provider status when state Gov. Jack Dalrymple recently signed 4 laws recognizing pharmacists as providers. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 01:00:00 UTC Benefits and Risks of Insulin Therapy http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/Benefits-and-Risks-of-Insulin-Therapy Jennifer Costello, PharmD, BCPS, BC-ADM, ambulatory care clinical pharmacist in the Internal Medicine Faculty Practice at Saint Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston, New Jersey, talks about the benefits and risks of insulin therapy. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 09:33:00 UTC How Pharmacists Can Help Patients with Type 2 Diabetes http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/How-Pharmacists-Can-Help-Patients-with-Type-2-Diabetes Jennifer Costello, PharmD, BCPS, BC-ADM, ambulatory care clinical pharmacist in the Internal Medicine Faculty Practice at Saint Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston, New Jersey, describes some ways in which pharmacists can help patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus manage their disease. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 09:28:00 UTC Components of a Healthy Therapeutic Lifestyle Change http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/Components-of-a-Healthy-Therapeutic-Lifestyle-Change Jennifer Costello, PharmD, BCPS, BC-ADM, ambulatory care clinical pharmacist in the Internal Medicine Faculty Practice at Saint Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston, New Jersey, describes some components of a healthy therapeutic lifestyle change. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 09:15:00 UTC What Is a Diabetic Comprehensive Plan? http://www.pharmacytimes.com/videos/What-Is-A-Diabetic-Comprehensive-Plan Jennifer Costello, PharmD, BCPS, BC-ADM, ambulatory care clinical pharmacist in the Internal Medicine Faculty Practice at Saint Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston, New Jersey, explains what a diabetic comprehensive plan is. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 09:10:00 UTC