06/20/2017
The next installment of DSN Quick Credit is now available.
06/20/2017
Providing professional students with meaningful projects is the job of every preceptor. Here is this month's project idea.
06/20/2017
Her passion for empowering colleagues to drive clinical services in the community setting have inspired the students and residents she has precepted.
06/14/2017
Albany College of Pharmacy’s Vermont Campus has partnered with Age Well to provide experiential education opportunities to students.
06/13/2017
CMS estimates that poorly coordinated care transitions result in the readmission of 2.6 million seniors to a hospital within 30 days of discharge.
06/13/2017
Our Community Pharmacy of the Month for June is not your typical pharmacy in any sense of the word. In fact, this one has wheels.
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
Smaller dose combos of blood pressure medications may be effective and have fewer side effects.
06/10/2017
Electronic patient-reported symptom monitoring has been associated with increased survival among patients.
06/10/2017
Women with Type 2 diabetes who used low-dose aspirin reduced their risk for breast cancer by 18%.
06/10/2017
An adhesive patch may improve ease of use for home sleep apnea testing.
06/10/2017
Heroin use in the U.S. was estimated to cost society more than $51 billion in 2015.
06/10/2017
Breastfeeding after a cesarean section may help manage pain.
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
Aspirin may provide little or no benefit for certain patients who have plaque buildup in their arteries.
06/10/2017
The diabetes medication linagliptin was found to prevent stiffening of heart muscle in obese mouse model.
06/10/2017
One in five surgical weight-loss patients take prescription opioids seven years after surgery.
06/10/2017
The vaccine is the first to be based on the Zika virus NS1 protein, and the first to show single-dose protection against Zika in an immunocompetent lethal mouse challenge model.
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.
06/10/2017
Older people are not being referred for mental health support nearly as frequently as their younger counterparts.
06/10/2017
New treatment lasts more than two weeks in primates, promising to eclipse current treatment options in humans.
06/10/2017
Experiences of successful families help develop supportive coaching program, identify community resources.
06/06/2017
Experts recommend that most adults get at least seven hours of sleep each day.
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.
06/04/2017
Cannabis smokers often report that they use the drug to relax or relieve stress, but few studies provide clinical evidence of these effects.
06/04/2017
Fifty percent of women older than age 50 will experience a bone fracture due to osteoporosis.
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 single treatment giving life-long protection from severe allergies could be made possible by immunology research.
06/04/2017
The critical component of an experimental vaccine led to an escalating immune response in patients with sarcoma.
06/04/2017
A baby's behavior at two to four weeks after birth is not likely due to exposure to medication or depression.
06/03/2017
The findings could prove to be a breakthrough in alleviating symptoms of jet lag and shift work.
06/03/2017
New research has shown that serum zinc may benefit liver disease in a way we never expected.
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.
06/03/2017
UCSB biologists believe they have corrected a flaw in the way bacterial susceptibility to certain drugs is tested.
06/03/2017
Study results have offered a safe and affordable treatment option.
06/01/2017
A bill that aims to protect blind and visually impaired people from taking the wrong medications has passed into law in Nevada.
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 found a connection between cellular stress in the brain and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.

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