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July 22, 2015
Women's Health Watch
Women with polycystic ovary syndrome face an elevated risk of developing heart disease, diabetes, mental health conditions, reproductive disorders, and endometrial cancer.
Recent study results have indicated that female smokers may be at higher risk for developing menstrual pain.
Girls who frequently consume sugary drinks may start their menstrual periods earlier than those who do not, recent study results suggested.
July 21, 2015
Specialty Pharmacy Focus
Specialty pharmacy is often considered one of the fastest growing and least understood segments of health care.
It was recently announced that some hospitals in certain states are using a system to track patients who shop hospital emergency departments.
Can a pharmacist be successful with a legal argument that his termination was unlawful because it violated public policy?
Generic Times Product NEWS
Read about the new generic products featured in July.
Generic Times News
Could changes in the physical attributes of generic drugs affect patient adherence?
Legislation has been introduced in Congress to rein in skyrocketing generic drug prices.
A robotic pill may be the first oral agent to successfully traverse the acidic digestive environment to deliver biologic drugs that, to date, could only be delivered via injection.
July 20, 2015
This Continuing Education activity is supported by an educational grant from Novartis Pharmaceutical Corporation.
This Continuing Education activity is supported by an educational grant from Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
Gavin Kivisto, PharmD, this year's winner of the Walmart Pharmacist Excellence in Patient Care Award, has dedicated himself to providing his patients with individualized care.
Peptic ulcer disease leads to 1 million hospitalizations and 6500 deaths annually.
July 16, 2015
What should these pharmacists do?
Read about strong odors, dumb questions, and other pet peeves.
July 15, 2015
Can You Read These Rxs?
Can you you figure out what these prescriptions say?
July 13, 2015
Drug-induced gingival overgrowth affects about 1 million North Americans.
Although diarrheal disease Is preventable and treatable, it affects billions of individuals annually.
Brown Bag Consult
This analysis of the top drugs by prescriptions dispensed and total sales reveals key trends in today's pharmaceutical market.
July 10, 2015
The potential dangers of the concomitant administration of 2 or more drugs with anticholinergic properties have been known for a long time.
Brand names that look or sound alike play a large role in medication errors.
Rx Product News
Read about the new Rx Products featured in July.
An altered sense of taste can cause patients to self-manage in ways that are detrimental to their health.
Rx Product News Profile
The FDA has approved Merck's Belsomra (suvorexant), a Schedule IV substance, for the treatment of insomnia, as characterized by difficulties with sleep onset and/or sleep maintenance.
July 09, 2015
OTC Product News
Read about the new OTC Products featured in July.
OTC Case Studies
Which OTC products should you recommend?
Constipation is defined as a condition in which an individual has fewer than 3 bowel movements each week or has bowel movements that are hard and difficult to pass.
There appears to be a growing uproar in both the lay press and professional literature about the high cost of many pharmaceuticals. Is such an uproar justified?
June 23, 2015