08/27/2014 - 4:11pm

Canada's Premiers gathered in Charlottetown for the latest Council of the Federation meeting starting on Aug. 26, and health reform is a key topic. The pharmacy community is urging provinces to consider further expanding pharmacists' role as they can make important contributions to improving patient outcomes, reducing costs and ensuring the sustainability of the health care system.

08/27/2014 - 2:16pm

Low-dose aspirin lowers the occurrence of new venous blood clots — and represents a reasonable treatment option for patients who are not candidates for long-term anticoagulant drugs, such as warfarin, according to a new study published in Monday's issue of Circulation.

08/26/2014 - 10:51am

A new report is shining a light on a key role pharmacists can play in helping patients understand the medicine they’re taking.

 

08/25/2014 - 1:13pm

Early Monday at the NACDS Total Store Expo, NACDS’ Retail Advisory Board  and A.T. Kearney presented the results of the “Winning with Digital Marketing” study that the two organizations undertook.

08/22/2014 - 4:10pm

New research from the University of Toronto suggests that eating almonds with a heart-healthy diet lowers a person’s risk for chronic heart disease. 

08/22/2014 - 1:04pm

AllazoHealth earlier this week released a two-part survey outlining current trends in managed care organization medication adherence intervention programs.

08/22/2014 - 9:10am

Feeling under the weather and need an over-the-counter medication delivered to your door or diapers for the little one? Call Uber.

08/14/2014 - 2:49pm

First with its iPod, and then with its iPhone and iPad, Apple has successfully introduced the kind of disruptive innovation that has helped redefine whole industries.

08/08/2014 - 10:43am

Walgreens pulled the trigger on step two of its proposed Alliance Boots merger a full six months early.