03/23/2017
The study provides the first direct evidence of opiate-related epigenetic alterations in the human brain.
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.
03/21/2017
Saying thank you for a job well done is always the right thing to do and is an important part of developing teams and relationships.
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?
03/07/2017
There are multiple tools available to pharmacists who need to address their patients’ adherence obstacles.
03/07/2017
Healthy People 2020 is currently in progress with a variety of health-related objectives and programs.
03/07/2017
When customers visit a pharmacy looking for an OTC sleep aid, pharmacists have the perfect opportunity to engage with the patient.
03/07/2017
Rex Pharmacy, a Health Mart pharmacy, has stood in the same location in Atlanta, Iowa, since its founding more than 75 years ago.
02/28/2017
Getting adequate sleep reduces the risk of accidents and multiple chronic diseases, including obesity.
02/28/2017
Experts from the National Institutes of Health estimate that 50 to 70 million adults in the United States have sleep or wakefulness disorders.
02/28/2017
Insomnia is clinically defined with the presence of three distinct criteria.
02/28/2017
When a patient reports frequent insomnia, proper treatment is very important to assist the patient in breaking the cycle and resolving the problem.
02/21/2017
Up to 71,000 cases can lead to hospitalization and death in more than 570 people.
02/21/2017
With the spring season just around the corner, many patients may be making plans for vacations to put the winter behind them.
02/21/2017
The need for efficient communication is important to be sure that recommendations are considered and implemented by the prescriber.
02/21/2017
Every day pharmacies around the country are positively affecting the quality of care delivered to patients.
02/14/2017
Providing professional pharmacy students with meaningful learning opportunities is an important part of every rotation.
02/14/2017
Tell us how we're doing! Fill out the quick survey so we can meet your CPE needs.
02/14/2017
Think back to when you were a pharmacy student and worked with a preceptor.
02/14/2017
Despite being regional healthcare director for Walgreens, South Florida, Georgia Lehoczky also makes time to precept pharmacy students.
02/07/2017
Healthy People 2020 is the third installment of a health project that focuses on improving the health of all Americans.
02/07/2017
The use of preventative healthcare services has been proven to lower overall healthcare costs.
02/07/2017
Pharmacists have a unique role in quality related to helping patients with their heart health.
02/07/2017
Mac Prescription Shop is the only locally owned and operated independent pharmacy in McMinnville, Oregon.
01/31/2017
This week’s DSN Quick Credit is: Unraveling discounts, rebates and other rewards and incentives.
01/31/2017
Migraine is a neurological disease, affecting 38 million Americans, with a higher incidence in women.
01/31/2017
Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States and the number one killer of women.
01/31/2017
The role of the technician continues to expand to provide more support to patients and pharmacy teams.
01/24/2017
Human papillomavirus is a common communicable virus that infects approximately 14 million people who engage in sexual contact with another person.
01/24/2017
From the time a child is born, a primary care provider works hard to ensure that all childhood immunizations are administered during regularly scheduled wellness checkups.
01/24/2017
February is just around the corner and that brings the annual month-long event sponsored by the AHA: American Heart Month.
01/24/2017
As an education provider dedicated to supporting community pharmacy, Drug Store News offers resources for the ever-expanding scope of practice.
01/17/2017
Preceptors are charged with providing those who they mentor with meaningful experiential learning opportunities.
01/17/2017
The pharmacist provides opportunities for students to move away from didactic learning processes and develop personal skills that will guide lifelong learning practices.
01/17/2017
Tell us how we are doing! Are we accomplishing our mission and program goals?
01/17/2017
Tell us about who your Pharmacy Hero is so we can feature them in the Pharmacist Journal newsletter.
01/10/2017
We are looking for community pharmacies who go above and beyond to positively improve care and outcomes for their patients.
01/10/2017
Customers who frequent Towncrest Pharmacy know they can always count on a team that remembers their names.
01/10/2017
Glaucoma, the second leading cause of blindness in the world, affects more than 3 million Americans.
01/10/2017
Help your patients to develop healthy habits to protect their vision for a lifetime.
01/03/2017
As the ball dropped and a new year began, many patients made those famous resolutions that hopefully are still going strong this week.
01/03/2017
This week’s DSN Quick Credit is: Reviewing pharmacy Medicare/Medicaid fraud and abuse.
01/03/2017
Be sure to stress the importance of eye health to your patients as part of their health-and-wellness screenings.
01/03/2017
Neural tube defect affects the brain and the spine of a developing fetus in approximately 3,000 pregnancies each year in the United States.
12/21/2016
With just a few days remaining in 2016, we’re taking a look back at key quality and performance articles.

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