Allison Gilchrist, Associate Editor
An FDA advisory panel recently gave the green light for a hemoglobin A1C test to diagnose diabetes in certain care settings.

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Katie Eder, Director of Content
The FDA has just approved Sanofi’s lixisenatide (Adlyxin), a new glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) receptor agonist to improve glycemic control, in conjunction with diet and exercise, in adults with type 2 diabetes.
Katie Eder, Director of Content
The former owner of a pharmacy in Lexington, Kentucky, has been sentenced to more than 6 years in prison for stealing $1.1 million from a charity called Chronic Disease Fund.
Role of the Pharmacist in Curbing Inappropriate Antibiotic Use
Joan Bennett, DNP, FNP-BC, a clinician with RediClinic, discusses the role of the pharmacist in curbing inappropriate antibiotic use.
Major Pharmacologic Treatment Options for Psoriasis
Debra Michaud, RN, MS, ARNP, FCP-C, MBA, senior clinician with MinuteClinic/CVS Health, outlines some of the major pharmacologic treatment options for psoriasis.
Allison Gilchrist, Associate Editor
Teva Pharmaceuticals has launched sumatriptan succinate injection, the generic equivalent of GlaxoSmithKline’s Imitrex, in 4 mg and 6 mg dosage strengths.
Jeannette Y. Wick, RPh, MBA, FASCP
A lifetime of smoking shortens life expectancy by a decade or more.
Melissa Laracy, PharmD Candidate, 2017
Migraine is the third most prevalent illness in the world, affecting 1 billion individuals worldwide.
Shelby Leheny, BS, PharmD Candidate 2017
An estimated 40 million adults currently smoke cigarettes in the United States.
Erik Hefti, PharmD, MS
As personalized medicine gains traction and acceptance, pharmacists are more likely to encounter pharmacogenomic information.
Blair Thielemier, PharmD
You may have heard about direct and indirect remuneration fees looming over the heads of independent community pharmacy owners.

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Although some bacteria are harmful, and killing those pathogens is a good thing when you’re sick, most bacteria are good.
Gynecologic cancer is any cancer that starts in the female reproductive organs.
Dry eye is a common disorder that occurs when the eye does not produce enough tears, when tears evaporate too quickly, or if there is an abnormality in the production of mucus or lipids normally found in the tear layer.
Although coughing can be annoying, it is the body’s way of clearing the throat and airways and helps to prevent infection.
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