JAMA: Fewer than 3 generic rivals could lead to rising drug prices

More than one-third of 210 novel therapeutics tracked had only three or fewer generic approvals. Read more ...

App of the Week: Psoriasis 360

The Psoriasis 360 app was designed as a source of information about the condition so sufferers can better manage their symptoms. Read More ...

Teva launches generic version of Imitrex injection

Teva Pharmaceuticals has added Sumatriptan Injection, USP (autoinjector) to its line of generic products. Read More ...

AACE surveys reveal new data on adults with Type 2 diabetes

The two surveys reveal surprising and new information about adults living with Type 2 diabetes. Read more ...

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AsthmaMD is a free asthma-management app that allows users to track their asthma.
Researchers have found a connection between lack of ovarian hormones and changes in the brain's pleasure center.
Pre-term babies fed breast milk had better IQs, academic achievements, memory and motor function by age seven.
The system is designed to use microbes for manufacturing small amounts of vaccines and other therapies.
Five or more servings of nuts per week has been linked to a healthy profile of inflammatory biomarkers.
Some of these drug addictions can be traced back to a person's trip to the dentist.
The wireless-enabled insulin pen and proprietary mobile application is the first SmartPen to get FDA clearance.
The once-daily injection improves glycemic control, along with diet and exercise, in adults with Type 2 diabetes.
Their findings could help scientists develop faster-acting drugs in the future.
Patient education and compliance are just as important as the treatment itself in household MRSA decolonization after infection.

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2016 Immunization Update for Pharmacists
Tuesday, Aug. 23 at 8 p.m. EDT

Protecting our elders: Ensuring safe medication practices for older adults
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2016 Immunization Update for technicians
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