06/22/2017
"The new test is objective. Either the DNA of the causative agent is there or not; there is no gray area."
06/11/2017
Perhaps one of the more important roles is to help patients and their families understand how to make informed decisions regarding prostrate health.
06/10/2017
Experiences of successful families help develop supportive coaching program, identify community resources.
06/10/2017
Smaller dose combos of blood pressure medications may be effective and have fewer side effects.
06/10/2017
The agency sought removal of Opana ER from market based on its concern that the benefits of the drug may no longer outweigh its risks.
06/10/2017
Babies born to mothers with sleep apnea have a higher risk of experiencing adverse neonatal outcomes.
06/10/2017
An adhesive patch may improve ease of use for home sleep apnea testing.
06/10/2017
Breastfeeding after a cesarean section may help manage pain.
06/10/2017
One in five surgical weight-loss patients take prescription opioids seven years after surgery.
06/10/2017
Antibiotic-resistant bacteria are present in many ready-to-eat foods such as fresh produce and dairy products.
06/10/2017
The guideline brings together for the first time the latest research and expert views into a single robustly written document.
06/10/2017
Self-monitoring of blood glucose levels in patients with Type 2 diabetes who are not treated with insulin did not improve glycemic control after a year.
06/10/2017
Better communication with healthcare providers could help reduce unnecessary use of antibiotics for common childhood illnesses.
06/10/2017
A worldwide network of scientists have announced a new dictionary of terms.
06/06/2017
Community pharmacies are in a perfect position to join in and raise awareness among all patients.
06/06/2017
It is estimated that testosterone levels decline at a rate of approximately 1% each year beginning in the third decade of life.
06/06/2017
Experts recommend that most adults get at least seven hours of sleep each day.
06/04/2017
Timing meals later at night can cause weight gain and impair fat metabolism.
06/04/2017
Interventions by community pharmacists can help patients manage their asthma better.
06/04/2017
States that allow doctors to treat a patient's sexual partner without an in-person visit may find more success lowering rates of STDs.
06/04/2017
A baby's behavior at two to four weeks after birth is not likely due to exposure to medication or depression.
06/04/2017
Fifty percent of women older than age 50 will experience a bone fracture due to osteoporosis.
06/03/2017
The findings could prove to be a breakthrough in alleviating symptoms of jet lag and shift work.
06/03/2017
When vaccine resources are limited, immunizing children and the elderly after high-risk individuals is best.
06/03/2017
A compound found in olive oil may help to prevent cancer developing in the brain.
06/03/2017
A study has shed new light on vitamin K and its significant presence in some dairy products.
05/30/2017
Help your patients know the facts and the myths about sunscreen use.
05/30/2017
Community pharmacists can provide actionable steps that patients can take to protect themselves and their families.
05/30/2017
EA is a 24-year-old Caucasian female who visited the pharmacy today seeking recommendations for treatment for sunburn.
05/29/2017
Researchers have designed novel urine test to help to diagnose adherence to blood pressure medications.
05/29/2017
Researchers have now shown that having a higher BMI can cause worse cardiovascular health in those aged as young as 17.
05/29/2017
HIV has become a manageable chronic condition, but it all comes down to medication adherence.
05/29/2017
Benefits occurred above and beyond the cholesterol-lowering effect of statins.
05/29/2017
In a new study, scientists at the University of Texas at Dallas have found that some types of cancers have more of a sweet tooth than others.
05/23/2017
By 2020, one in two Americans older than 50 is expected to have, or to be at risk of developing, osteoporosis of the hip, which leads to a greater risk of hip fracture.
05/23/2017
As the population continues to age, busy community pharmacies will encounter greater numbers of patients who are at risk of osteoporosis.
05/23/2017
With a long holiday weekend coming soon, community pharmacies have a great opportunity this week to add an ounce of sunscreen prevention to patient education.
05/21/2017
Fennel has long been credited for helping ameliorate a variety of issues, including digestion and premenstrual symptoms.
05/21/2017
Consumption of trans fatty acids, often found in processed foods, increases the risk of heart disease and stroke.
05/21/2017
Supportive care services should be targeted not only to patients, but also to their partners.
05/21/2017
The Thermia online health educational tool has enabled prediction of seasonal influenza outbreaks in China one month earlier than before.
05/21/2017
Otherwise healthy young people whose systolic blood pressure is more than 140 are at greater risk for developing stiffened arteries.
05/21/2017
Neuroimaging has shown increased blood flow in brain regions associated with memory and learning in people with higher omega-3 levels.
05/20/2017
Admissions to hospital for asthma spike days after high pollen counts.
05/20/2017
Zinc’s effects on common cold duration illustrate the problems of routine statistical analyses.
05/20/2017
A simple brain-training game could help children choose healthy snacks instead of chocolate and sweets.
05/15/2017
An international team of researchers has developed a computational model to project the spread of seasonal flu in real time.
05/15/2017
Childhood bullying may lead to long-lasting health consequences, potentially affecting cardiovascular health well into adulthood.
05/15/2017
UBC researchers have identified potential adverse reactions of a commonly used MS drug.
05/14/2017
Researchers found a clear distinction between the profiles of these children and a healthy group.

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