03/26/2017
Study findings could aid in interrupting transmission chains and reducing severe illness.
03/26/2017
Pharmacists should proactively offer naloxone to all patients who meet evidence-based criteria.
03/22/2017
Guidelines address condition that halts menstruation in some athletes, women with eating disorders.
03/20/2017
It's the first guidance tailored to multiple regions of the world with different levels of socioeconomic and structural resource settings.
03/16/2017
Readmission rates were reduced for high-risk patients whose pharmacists took on a leading role in their care.
03/03/2017
"I’m introducing a bipartisan bill to ensure that PBMs update their MAC lists for Medicare Part D, TRICARE and FEHBP every seven days."
03/03/2017
The bill would establish a national age-18 requirement for the purchase of the medicines containing DXM.
02/28/2017
New study says indoor tanning-related skin cancers contribute significantly to early deaths.
02/28/2017
ESCMID member Prof. Evelina Tacconelli explains the report’s context and significance.
02/24/2017
Leaders across the healthcare continuum on Thursday gathered in Washington, D.C.
02/23/2017
A vital race is on in laboratories across the globe to develop a vaccine for the Zika virus.
02/21/2017
Eating fish and seafood with higher levels of mercury may be linked to a higher risk of developing ALS.
02/21/2017
The model predicts 20% compliance rate will reduce infections by half.
02/17/2017
Together with patient education and support, WomenHeart sees potential in expanded treatment options.
02/08/2017
Pharmacy plays a pivotal role in the national dialogue about health care, speakers said Monday at the conference.
02/08/2017
Scientists are working to come up with new therapies to curb America's opioid addiction epidemic.
02/02/2017
An international research group of 32 experts from nine countries has updated the guidelines for diagnosing CF.
01/29/2017
The Lancet has mapped the scale of mcr-1-mediated resistance in clinical settings.
01/26/2017
The study from Indiana University and Cornell is first to estimate the effect of the Affordable Care Act on health behaviors.
01/19/2017
Early diagnoses of colorectal cancer up 8% in seniors, according to new University of Virginia research.
01/19/2017
It urges lawmakers to adopt a reform plan prioritizing affordable and accessible health care.
01/17/2017
In letters to Trump and Congress, the AGS has reinforced the importance of collaborating to support older Americans through critical programs and policies.
01/17/2017
The specific CRE, Klebsiella pneumoniae, was isolated from a wound specimen collected on Aug. 19, 2016.
01/13/2017
Provider status is "back on the Congressional menu."
01/13/2017
The guide offers solutions to overcoming two specific obstacles that could impede optimal health outcomes.
01/12/2017
New heart disease 'staging' system focuses on those previously considered at low risk.
01/11/2017
Joint statement supports fewer vaccinations, urges action to increase national vaccination rates.
01/09/2017
Democrat senators are roughly four times as likely to use their vote to positively affect public health policies than their Republican colleagues.
01/05/2017
Recommendations focus on introducing peanut-containing foods to infants.
12/03/2016
The results could potentially reduce fatigue-related mistakes by allowing workers to recognize when they should take a break.
11/15/2016
When patients suffer from atrial fibrillation, an irregular heartbeat, they are at considerably higher risk for blood clots and stroke.
11/14/2016
The organization has issued a recommendation statement regarding the use of statins for primary prevention of cardiovascular disease in adults.
11/14/2016
New guidelines include recommendations on the use of antiplatelet therapy to reduce the risk of blood clots and statin drugs to lower cholesterol.
11/04/2016
Using these criteria, physicians would miss nearly 20% of colorectal cancers.
11/04/2016
The panel suggests an approach to investigating occupational and environmental causes when these are suspected.
11/04/2016
The report calls for immediate action by policymakers to recognize and address the growing issue of targeted marketing to kids through digital media.
10/24/2016
AAP will present the updated policy statement and technical report during the National Conference & Exhibition in San Francisco.
09/28/2016
National Community Pharmacists Association CEO Doug Hoey has penned an op-ed about DIR fees, which have become the No. 1 issue facing NCPA's membership.
09/24/2016
The World Heart Federation is calling on governments around the globe to increase efforts to prevent and control the growing epidemic of CVD.
09/24/2016
The society has launched an initiative to make MS medications affordable, simple and transparent.
09/22/2016
The College Pharmacists of BC have changed the status of emergency use naloxone from a Schedule II drug to one that is unscheduled and therefore widely accessible.
09/21/2016
Davis noted that one point stakeholders can agree on is the importance of competition in bringing down the cost of drugs.
09/20/2016
The FDA on Friday released the Biosimilar User Fee Act (II) performance goals letter, drawing support from trade groups representing biotechnology companies.
09/19/2016
Michael Grandner, director of the Sleep and Health Program, addressed the negative outcomes from lack of sleep and the dietary supplements that can help improve sleep.
08/26/2016
For the first time in U.S. history, a surgeon general has directly addressed every physician in the country.
08/23/2016
"It's not very cost-effective to put your resources into areas that don't have much of a problem."
08/22/2016
"There is evidence to suggest that advocates helped secure modest wins for consumers, but they faced limits."
08/18/2016
Although the overall numbers of uninsured people has dwindled since the ACA took effect, Latinos make up a growing share of those still left uninsured.
08/09/2016
This week’s DSN Quick Credit is: Naloxone dispensing and liability.
07/28/2016
Some of these drug addictions can be traced back to a person's trip to the dentist.

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