Taking Diabetes to Task

Benzer Pharmacy Guidelines for Newly Diagnosed Patients In the not-so-distant past, diabetes was the kind of condition that seldom developed in people any earlier than the age of 50. Even then, concern about the onset of the disease was more gradual. Not at all like what many of the estimated 1.5 million newly diagnosed patients... (Read more)
Clinical services

Bringing the Promise of “Whole Patient Care” to the Neighborhood Pharmacy

Bringing the Promise of “Whole Patient Care” to the Neighborhood Pharmacy In a perfect world, the role of the ideal pharmacy would be far greater than what most patients currently experience. The shortcomings are particularly evident in the impersonal, transactional exchanges that are so common in the majority of retail settings. People come in with... (Read more)

Forgotten No More: March 8 is World Kidney Day

We rarely give them a second thought…unless, of course, nature calls. Then, they – and an available bathroom – are all we think about. When it comes to our health, they tend to take a backseat to the heart, lungs, liver, etc. Yes, even though they are an integral part of the body’s ability to... (Read more)

Type 2 Diabetes Has Just Met Its Match – Welcome to HabitNu

Diabetes affects nearly 10% of the US population. 89 million, one in three of the adult population in the USA is pre-diabetic (at risk of developing Type 2 diabetes). Currently, more than 30 million people suffer from the condition, although one in four don’t even know they have it. Of those, 90%-95% involve the “type 2” version... (Read more)
medication therapy management

All You Need to Know about Medication Therapy Management Program (MTM)

In recent years, medication therapy management (MTM) has been a hot topic in pharmacology. As a patient-centric approach, MTM aims to bridge the gap between pharmacists and patients, maximizing outcomes for both. MTM is an umbrella term used to describe a variety of services such as pharmacotherapy consultation, anticoagulation management, health and wellness programs, immunizations... (Read more)
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