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Pharmacists Shouldn’t Bother Recommending Soy Supplements for Asthma
Meghan Ross, Associate Editor
While some patients may take soy supplements to manage their asthma, a new study suggests there is no solid evidence of improved lung function or clinical outcomes from the supplementation.
Jeannette Y. Wick, RPh, MBA, FASCP
Family planning is especially challenging for women with epilepsy.
Meghan Ross, Associate Editor
A Chicago pharmacy owner has been indicted on charges of falsely billing $2.4 million for prescription drug claims.
Meghan Ross, Associate Editor
The FDA today approved sirolimus, the first drug to treat lymphangioleiomyomatosis, a rare lung disease.
Jeannette Y. Wick, RPh, MBA, FASCP
Barrett’s esophagus (BE) is a serious gastrointestinal condition in which acid reflux predisposes the esophagus to increased cell proliferation and decreased apoptosis.
National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) CEO B. Douglas Hoey, RPh, MBA issued a statement in response to a new report released by the AARP Public Policy Institute.
Krystle Vermes
ZS Pharma is requesting FDA approval for sodium zirconium cyclosilicate (ZS-9) for the treatment of hyperkalemia.
Advancing roles for pharmacists providing diabetes care requires application of knowledge and skills, problem solving, and working on interprofessional teams.

Association News

National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) CEO B. Douglas Hoey, RPh, MBA issued a statement in response to a new report released by the AARP Public Policy Institute.
Advancing roles for pharmacists providing diabetes care requires application of knowledge and skills, problem solving, and working on interprofessional teams.
AHA CEO Nancy Brown commented on Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia M. Burwell’s announcement of the Million Hearts® Cardiovascular Disease Risk Reduction payment model initiative.
NABP
The National Association of Boards of Pharmacy® (NABP®) is pleased to announce that general availability for the .pharmacy domain begins June 3, 2015.
However, AMCP is disappointed that the bill stripped an earlier provision that would have addressed payment fraud in the Medicare Part D prescription drug benefit program.

Pharmacy Market News

PRNewswire
Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) and AstraZeneca (NYSE: AZN) today announced that they have entered into a clinical trial collaboration to evaluate safety and preliminary efficacy of their products.
Amgen and Merck today announced an expanded collaboration to evaluate the efficacy and safety of Amgen’s investigational oncolytic immunotherapy, in combination with Merck’s anti-PD-1 therapy.
PRNewswire
Amgen today announced the creation of a catalog of qualified tools and reagents available to academic institutions to help further research and advance basic discoveries in biology.

Strategic Alliance Partner News

PRNewswire
Later this week, Cardinal Health Specialty Solutions will present a new series of health economic outcomes research (HEOR) studies.
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