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Wednesday, October 1, 2014
By Katie Eder, Senior Editor
Pharmacists and pharmacy organizations around the world are taking to Twitter to spread the word about their impact on patients, communities, and the health care industry.
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
By Davy James, Associate Editor
Officials stress that the strength of the US health care system will contain the virus.
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
By Eileen Oldfield, Associate Editor
New guidelines from the American Thyroid Association recommend that levothyroxine should remain the standard of care for treating hypothyroidism.
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
By Katie Eder, Senior Editor
In celebration of American Pharmacists Month, pharmacists are encouraged to spread the word about their work throughout the month of October.
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
By Eileen Oldfield, Associate Editor
Researchers are relying on genetics to develop new approaches for combating drug-resistant bacteria.
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
By Davy James, Associate Editor
As the Ebola outbreak worsens, interest in therapies using recovered victims’ blood grows.
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
By Krystle Vermes
A multidisciplinary group of medical and nutrition experts hopes to shed light on misconceptions about vitamin and mineral supplementation.
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
By Rachel Lutz
Pharmacist-led drug use evaluation programs improve osteoporosis management in general practice.
Monday, September 29, 2014
By Katie Eder, Senior Editor
Pharmacists who participate in community-based diabetes care teams play a pivotal role in reducing A1C levels among patients with poorly controlled diabetes.
Physician's Money Digest
The cost of becoming a capable doctor (one who does both well and good) can come at a great price. Lay folk think it’s just all rich doctors out there. But those physicians who stick around can dig a real big financial hole for themselves.
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services on Tuesday published a cache of physician payment data covering the last five months of 2013. The data is vast, but an early look at the site shows it has strengths and weaknesses.