03/26/2017
Researchers have confirmed that a prescription weight-loss pill decreases the urge to use opiates such as oxycodone.
03/26/2017
More women are requesting BRCA gene testing associated with certain types of cancer thanks to increased interest in the procedure.
03/26/2017
Study findings could aid in interrupting transmission chains and reducing severe illness.
03/26/2017
As little as 10 minutes a day of high-intensity physical activity could help some children reduce their risk of developing diseases.
03/26/2017
Researchers examined how a clinical trial on one drug's efficacy affected its use in ambulances across the country.
03/26/2017
Pharmacists should proactively offer naloxone to all patients who meet evidence-based criteria.
03/26/2017
Researchers have found that brain scans may help clinicians identify the best way to help patients with depression.
03/23/2017
The team said that the improved adjuvant formulations could reduce side effects.
03/23/2017
The study provides the first direct evidence of opiate-related epigenetic alterations in the human brain.
03/23/2017
An international consortium has developed a new diagnostic system, detailed in the Journal of Abnormal Psychology.
03/22/2017
For roughly one-third of people diagnosed with bipolar disorder, lithium is a miracle drug, effectively treating both their mania and depression.
03/22/2017
More than half of older adults have some form of hearing loss that affects their everyday life.
03/22/2017
Guidelines address condition that halts menstruation in some athletes, women with eating disorders.
03/22/2017
It appears that augmenting the function of HDL cholesterol, rather than its concentration, is key.
03/22/2017
A new study has examined whether different blood thinning medications might increase the risk of heart attacks.
03/21/2017
It is well known that adherence to COPD treatment is directly linked to control of the disease and overall treatment costs.
03/21/2017
Patients with COPD will benefit from education and interventions focused on driving adherence.
03/21/2017
The American Diabetes Association estimates that 29.1 million Americans, or 9.3% of the population have diabetes.
03/20/2017
It's the first guidance tailored to multiple regions of the world with different levels of socioeconomic and structural resource settings.
03/20/2017
Antithrombotic therapy doesn't decrease low-risk AF patients' risk of suffering a stroke within five years, according to a new study.
03/20/2017
The blood thinner rivaroxaban is just as safe as aspirin and more effective at preventing blood clots, according to a new study.
03/17/2017
A new class of cholesterol-lowering drug has been found to help patients cut their risk of cardiovascular disease, stroke and heart attack.
03/17/2017
Inadequate levels of vitamin D left more than half of college football athletes participating in the NFL Combine more susceptible to muscle injuries.
03/17/2017
Combining information from routine blood tests and age of patients can create a score that measures future risk of chronic disease.
03/17/2017
The monoclonal antibody is used to treat postmenopausal osteoporosis.
03/16/2017
The double burden of malnutrition and the global obesity epidemic may be reshaping obstetrical difficulties experienced by women.
03/16/2017
Cholesterol-lowering drugs are important, especially on the day of a coronary bypass operation.
03/16/2017
Buprenorphine is a medication that plays an important role in addressing the opioid epidemic.
03/15/2017
Prescriptions for epipens for children with allergies have increased markedly in the last decade, with nearly four devices a year provided per child.
03/15/2017
Researchers advise avoiding diclofenac and limiting ibuprofen to 1200 mg per day.
03/14/2017
We offer community pharmacy project ideas that benefit your patients, staff and students. This month’s focus is on women’s health.
03/14/2017
JD is 54-year-old African American man who is a first-time pharmacy customer. How would you handle his case?
03/14/2017
As a preceptor, it is important to regularly evaluate your personal skills and development plan.
03/14/2017
We want to acknowledge preceptors who have gone above and beyond the call of duty. Have you nominated yours?
03/12/2017
There's an ongoing debate among public health officials about how quickly they should notify the public about food-borne illness outbreaks.
03/12/2017
Biggest effect came from brief talk with a counselor.
03/12/2017
Longer recovery and higher costs found among surgery patients who were taking opioids before an elective operation.
03/12/2017
The study found a new model of health care that has made a dramatic difference to patient uptake of insulin treatment.
03/12/2017
Scientists have identified a key barrier to proliferation of insulin-producing cells, which may lead to new therapies for diabetes patients.
03/12/2017
The so-called internal clock also influences how people with impaired glucose metabolism react to carbohydrate-rich food.
03/10/2017
The American Pharmacists Association Foundation is seeking nominations for its 2017 Pinnacle Awards.
03/10/2017
The CDC is working to minimize any human health risk posed by the avian influenza outbreak in Lincoln County, Tenn.
03/10/2017
You're much more likely to get a flu shot if your doctor makes the appointment for you, Rutgers researchers have discovered.
03/09/2017
Albertsons has announced plans to expand its Eating Healthy with Diabetes food tours to help more people proactively manage their health.
03/09/2017
Confidence in doctors, therapists and nursing staff leads to an improvement in subjectively perceived complaints, satisfaction and quality of life in patients.
03/09/2017
Ten percent of the population worldwide is affected by some form of kidney damage.
03/09/2017
People with asthma are likely to have worse symptoms when they get the flu because they have weaker immune systems.
03/09/2017
The study aimed at developing a better blood test for Crohn's disease.
03/07/2017
A majority of patients in the United States visited a doctor who received payments from drug companies, but most have no clue about it.
03/07/2017
Researchers think Markov modeling could one day help a woman and her physician better peruse infertility treatment options.

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