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As Diabetes Numbers Rise, Costs Mount
As Diabetes Numbers Rise, Costs MountThe pharmacist's role in diabetes care will only continue to grow.
Here’s a more effective way to test for HPVA Kaiser Permanente study found that a new way to test for HPV has the potential to increase efficiency and decrease waste.
Promoting Drug Safety During Breastfeeding
Promoting Drug Safety During BreastfeedingPharmacists can help women who breastfeed by identifying the safest drugs and dosage schedules to minimize exposure.
CDC issues interim guidance on congenital Zika infectionNew interim guidance from The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) emphasizes the need for standard screening and monitoring of infants with possible congenital Zika virus infection plus hearing screening and specific testing and evaluation in three clinical scenarios. Plus: Are at-risk women commonly tested for rectal gonorrhea, chlamydia? Also: According to a study, ovarian cancer may originate in fallopian tubes.
Flu Season Kicks Off: What to Expect This Year
Flu Season Kicks Off: What to Expect This YearWhat you (and your patients) need to know about flu vaccines this year.
Five ways health executives can impact the opioid crisisConsider these five opportunities to help curb one of the biggest public health issues of the year.
The Other Side of Opioid Limits
The Other Side of Opioid LimitsProponents argue that limits reduce the risk of addiction, but are they keeping pharmacists from caring for their patients?
CVS Limits Opioid Use
CVS Limits Opioid UseThe chain’s PBM will limit opioid prescriptions, along with a host of other opioid safety programs.
Three things you may not know about arthritisA study from Humana and the CDC sheds eye-opening results about arthritis and health-related quality of life.
Seven things to know about Express Scripts’ plan to limit opioidsAs President Trump declares the opioid epidemic “a national emergency,” a new opioid management program from Express Scripts will limit the number and strength of opioid drugs to first-time patients.