Top 5 Articles for Retail Pharmacists in 2022


This year, retail pharmacists were interested in diabetes research, saving patients money, and influenza vaccine candidates.

1. Researchers Discover New Molecule for Blood Sugar Regulation Independent of Insulin

The FGF1 hormone regulates blood glucose by inhibiting fat breakdown, although it works differently than insulin. Read more.

2. Replacing Brand-Name Cardiovascular Drugs Could Save Patients Money

New analysis shows substitution would cut costs by $600 million in the United States annually. Read more.

3. The Next Generation of Continuous Glucose Monitors: Freestyle Libre 3 vs Dexcom G7

New continuous glucose monitor systems provide additional support and quality of life improvements for patients with diabetes. Read more.

4. Expert: New Cap On Out-of-Pocket Costs for Medicare Beneficiaries Could Be Significant for Some Patients

Patients who had previously hit their out-of-pocket maximums could see a significant change. Read more.

5. Moderna Doses First Participants in Early Trial of Seasonal Influenza Vaccine Candidates

Each vaccine candidate includes 8 mRNAs, which target both hemagglutinin and neuraminidase at different doses and ratios. Read more.

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