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There are many tasks that a pharmacist is responsible for each day. Pharmacists are some of the most accessible members of the healthcare team, as individuals can seek their advice quickly and easily, even without an appointment.
New 10-minute test uses drops of blood or saliva for early detection of cancers

New 10-minute test uses drops of blood or saliva for early detection of cancers

Shared decision-making essential to optimal treatment and quality of life for patients with MS

Shared decision-making essential to optimal treatment and quality of life for patients with MS

IsoNTech to showcase latest advances in safer, alternative nicotine products

IsoNTech to showcase latest advances in safer, alternative nicotine products

New review finds massive problem of self-medication misuse in the Middle East

New review finds massive problem of self-medication misuse in the Middle East

Fixed-dose combination therapy for high blood pressure linked to lower health services costs

Fixed-dose combination therapy for high blood pressure linked to lower health services costs

FDA approves expanded use of Zykadia for first-line treatment of ALK-positive metastatic NSCLC

FDA approves expanded use of Zykadia for first-line treatment of ALK-positive metastatic NSCLC

Texas A&M researchers aim to develop one drug that treats pain, memory and nicotine addiction

Texas A&M researchers aim to develop one drug that treats pain, memory and nicotine addiction

Biologics prescribers collaborative releases new white paper: The State of Biosimilars Policy

Biologics prescribers collaborative releases new white paper: The State of Biosimilars Policy

Intranasal administration of medications becoming more popular in emergency departments

Intranasal administration of medications becoming more popular in emergency departments

Parents face difficulty in choosing right allergy medication for their kids

Parents face difficulty in choosing right allergy medication for their kids

JAPhA articles highlight role of pharmacists in controlling opioid crisis

JAPhA articles highlight role of pharmacists in controlling opioid crisis

Shortage of low blood pressure drug for patients with septic shock linked to elevated risk of death

Shortage of low blood pressure drug for patients with septic shock linked to elevated risk of death

Pharmacists with expanded role in patient oversight reduce hospital readmission rates, study shows

Pharmacists with expanded role in patient oversight reduce hospital readmission rates, study shows

Collaborative ‘tune up’ clinic for complex type 2 diabetes patients reduces health care costs

Collaborative ‘tune up’ clinic for complex type 2 diabetes patients reduces health care costs

Researchers develop new tool to help avoid adverse reactions to drugs

Researchers develop new tool to help avoid adverse reactions to drugs

Using common pain relievers during acute respiratory infection linked to increased heart attack risk

Using common pain relievers during acute respiratory infection linked to increased heart attack risk

Taking multiple medications linked to frailty in older adults

Taking multiple medications linked to frailty in older adults

PillTime: New free prescription service makes life easy for patients and carers

PillTime: New free prescription service makes life easy for patients and carers

Study suggests using hypertonic saline infusions via peripheral catheter may help avoid complications

Study suggests using hypertonic saline infusions via peripheral catheter may help avoid complications

Many cancer survivors suffer from anxiety and depression, study finds

Many cancer survivors suffer from anxiety and depression, study finds