August 2020

Visual Impairment May Be Early Risk Factor for Dementia

September 11, 2020

Pharmacy Times

Although there is no underlying mechanism specifically associating cognitive and visual impairment, the investigators noted that the relationship between cognitive and visual function is likely bidirectional and multifactorial.

Risk of Cardiovascular Disease Is Associated with Cognitive Decline Later in Life

September 10, 2020

Pharmacy Times

Individuals with a higher risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) demonstrate an increase in cognitive decline, including a rise in the typical markers of Alzheimer disease, according to the results of a recent study.

These 2 Potential Errors May Go Unseen

September 03, 2020

Pharmacy Times

On the Diastat AcuDial delivery system, the prescribed dose will appear in the dose display window, and the locking ring, designated with a green “ready” band, will be engaged.

Be Vigilant With Pediatric Populations

September 02, 2020

Pharmacy Times

Clinicians often reserve vigilance with drug-related issues for critically ill patients or older populations, while mistaking the resilience of childhood as a protective barrier.

Pharmacists' Guide to Recommending Prevagen®

August 13, 2020

Pharmacist Education

Pharmacists can support the brain health and well-being of older adults in the community setting by understanding age-related cognitive function changes and the dietary supplement options available that can promote healthy brain activity.