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)

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)
Happier Independent Pharmacists

5 Reasons Why Pharmacists Should Consider An Independent Community Pharmacy

So, you’ve just spent eight years earning your credentials. You’ve studied dosages and amounts, reactions and side effects. You’ve even brushed up on what’s probably the most difficult part of your new chosen profession – reading a doctor’s horrible handwriting. From filling prescription medications to consulting with consumers about their medical needs, the independent pharmacists... (Read more)
mesothelioma, a rare type of Cancer

Friday Facts: Things Everyone Should Know About Mesothelioma

According to the American Cancer Society, cancer is an umbrella term used to describe a collection of diseases which are identified by the uncontrolled growth of abnormal cells. Although 87% of U.S. cancer diagnoses are in individuals 50 years of age or older, there are certain lifestyle factors that are known to increase the risk... (Read more)
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