New research reports that the influenza vaccination rate among nursing home staff is only 54%, which may jeopardize their patients’ health.
A pharmacist in Bessemer, Alabama, has been indicted for Medicaid fraud after allegedly scheming with the mother of a terminally ill child, according to Georgia Attorney General Luther Strange’s office.
Shire’s lisdexamfetamine dimesylate (Vyvanse) today became the first and only FDA-approved medication to treat binge-eating disorder in adults.
Measles cases in Arizona and elsewhere could soar as football fans pour into the state for the Super Bowl.
A primary goal of managing atrial fibrillation is relief of symptoms that include dizziness, fatigue, palpitations, shortness of breath, and chest pain. Yet, it is symptomless in up to one-third of patients.
Women diagnosed with polycystic ovary syndrome are more likely to develop heart disease, diabetes, and other chronic conditions than those without the hormone disorder.
The FDA has approved Janssen Therapeutics’ darunavir and cobicistat (Prezcobix) for the treatment of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV-1) in combination with other antiretroviral agents for adults with no darunavir resistance-associated substitutions.
One of the biggest impacts a pharmacist can make in the hospital setting is in the emergency department.