Shelby Leheny, Pharm D, B.S
Shelby Leheny, Pharm D, B.S
Shelby Leheny received her Doctor of Pharmacy Degree from Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM) and her Bachelor's of Science degree at the University of Pittsburgh. She currently works as a Pharmacy Manager for CVS Health. Shelby strongly believes that pharmacists are currently under utilized as they play a critical role within the healthcare team as the true drug experts. She is very passionate about her career and believes that the sky is the limit.
Jan 30, 2019 @02:00 PM
As pharmacists, we manage and supervise people on a daily basis. It is important to distinguish what type of leader you are and which styles are more effective when dealing with different people in the pharmacy.

May 1, 2018 @12:00 PM
Medication is not cheap, but we can help ensure that cost is not a barrier to adherence. Here are some tips.

Apr 2, 2018 @07:41 AM
The prescription medication, primarily known as an erectile dysfunction treatment, decreased tumors in the rodents by 50%.

Mar 10, 2018 @04:00 PM
Instead of providing your patients with a short answer and directing them to the correct aisle, maybe next time you can also provide them with tips and things to avoid when struggling with IBS-D.

Feb 20, 2018 @03:37 AM
Vaccines prevent patients from acquiring serious and potentially fatal diseases. It is our job as pharmacists to utilize every opportunity we have to immunize patients.

Dec 18, 2017 @05:35 AM
What you need to know.

Oct 3, 2017 @07:02 AM
According to the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, 60% to 70% of people with diabetes have some form of this never disorder.

Aug 25, 2017 @01:54 AM
The thing is, you still may get sick after getting the flu because there are other things such as the common cold that might cross your path.

Aug 23, 2017 @03:27 AM
After graduation, the pressure was on.

Aug 23, 2017 @03:05 AM
According to the American Diabetes Association a two-way text messaging system maybe the answer, as this method has shown to either maintain or lower glycemic control.

Jun 15, 2017 @11:47 AM
The other day I began watching television and a show was on that you may all be familiar with called “My Strange Addiction.

Jun 2, 2017 @01:09 AM
The job of a pharmacist entails way more than just counting pills.

May 19, 2017 @05:04 AM
Chronic Care Management is a program that is now covered through Medicare part B.

May 16, 2017 @12:59 PM
OTC medications are typically not covered making them unaffordable and less accessible to the majority of the population.

Mar 30, 2017 @05:12 AM
According to the CDC head lice is the most common and least harmful infestation in the United States as healthcare providers treat about 12 million cases per year resulting in an estimated 1 billion dollars being spent on treatment costs.

Feb 23, 2017 @09:06 AM
The use of MTM is expanding in the world of pharmacy. This article gives you a quick idea on what to screen for and address when analyzing a diabetic patients medication profile.

Feb 22, 2017 @04:21 AM
To many people, adverse events and side effects mean the same thing and are used interchangeably, which is incorrect.

Jan 13, 2017 @01:43 AM
According to IMS health 57 million prescriptions for gabapentin were written in the U.S. in 2015, a 42% increase since 2011.

Jan 4, 2017 @09:15 AM
During pharmacy school you are required to complete several advanced pharmacy practice experience rotations.

Dec 28, 2016 @01:47 AM
Excitement, nervousness, and fear may all overcome you as you approach graduation. This is normal I assure you!

Dec 20, 2016 @09:39 AM
It’s that time of the year again where we all feed our faces and start to dread stepping back on the scale. You want to lose the weight but you just can’t stop eating. You keep telling yourself you will start your diet Monday or after the holidays. Not only is all of the food you’re ingesting adding numbers to the scale, but it’s also putting you at an increased risk of developing diseases such as congestive heart disease, hypertension, stroke, type 2 diabetes, and various cancers. Here is some information that may help you keep the weight off and start shedding some pounds.

Nov 23, 2016 @03:43 AM
Influenza is a highly contagious viral infection that affects the respiratory passages causing symptoms such as fever, severe aching, running nose, and cough. According to the CDC, the flu viruses spread mainly by droplets dispersing when flu-infected patients cough, talk, or sneeze.

Sep 26, 2016 @06:45 AM
If you've ever worked in a community pharmacy, you know it's a very hectic setting.

Sep 12, 2016 @06:46 AM
Prescription opioid pain medications like hydrocodone, oxycodone, and morphine can elicit similar effects to heroin when taken incorrectly and at higher doses than prescribed.

Sep 8, 2016 @07:27 AM
Ultimately, a PSK9 inhibitor should be added to the standard of practice in individuals who aren't seeing LDL reductions with their established treatment.

Aug 22, 2016 @04:20 AM
Approximately 1 in 2 women and up to 1 in 4 men 50 years and older will break a bone due to osteoporosis.

Aug 19, 2016 @04:01 AM
When picking your rotations, it's important not to take the easy way out.

Aug 2, 2016 @08:07 AM
Many patients prefer complementary alternative medicine over prescription medication.

Jul 26, 2016 @08:53 AM
An estimated 40 million adults currently smoke cigarettes in the United States.

Jun 1, 2016 @01:30 AM
I've never taken Adderall, but I know others who've taken it for the sole purpose of performing better in pharmacy school.

May 25, 2016 @08:16 AM
Because migraine headaches can be self-limiting, it's important for patients to know how to get rid of them in a timely fashion.

May 19, 2016 @09:20 AM
Some recent changes at the state level have led to me wonder whether prescribing could become a daily duty for pharmacists in the future.

May 11, 2016 @05:59 AM
Throughout pharmacy school, we're taught how to take care of our patients, and yet we tend to fail to take care of ourselves.