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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.
Pharmacists can play key role in resolving treatment-related problems among undeserved people

Pharmacists can play key role in resolving treatment-related problems among undeserved people

Scientists develop new model to predict a patient's risk for adverse events after hospital discharge

Scientists develop new model to predict a patient's risk for adverse events after hospital discharge

UAB professor receives award for malaria prevention study in pregnant women in Cameroon

UAB professor receives award for malaria prevention study in pregnant women in Cameroon

Antidepressant treatments increase risk of weight gain, study finds

Antidepressant treatments increase risk of weight gain, study finds

New therapeutic strategy exploits acquired vulnerability in drug-resistant cancer

New therapeutic strategy exploits acquired vulnerability in drug-resistant cancer

New guide to cope with dementia during natural disasters

New guide to cope with dementia during natural disasters

Safety violations compound pain of painkiller shortages

Safety violations compound pain of painkiller shortages

Better transitions of care can decrease likelihood of hospital readmissions

Better transitions of care can decrease likelihood of hospital readmissions

Time’s running out: The frail in Puerto Rico face end of hurricane relief programs

Time’s running out: The frail in Puerto Rico face end of hurricane relief programs

New University of Bath project seeks to make injections safer

New University of Bath project seeks to make injections safer

Genetic variant discovery could improve safety, effectiveness of drugs for asthma and COPD

Genetic variant discovery could improve safety, effectiveness of drugs for asthma and COPD

Black men’s blood pressure is cut along with their hair

Black men’s blood pressure is cut along with their hair

FDA reminds consumers to be wary of unapproved flu products

FDA reminds consumers to be wary of unapproved flu products

Skip the rocking chairs for these rock stars of aging

Skip the rocking chairs for these rock stars of aging

Sublingual supplements better than capsules, says Victoria Health pharmacist

Sublingual supplements better than capsules, says Victoria Health pharmacist

Not-for-profit hospitals coming up with their own generic medicines to combat shortages

Not-for-profit hospitals coming up with their own generic medicines to combat shortages

Emergency department program reduces unnecessary admission of older patients by 33%

Emergency department program reduces unnecessary admission of older patients by 33%

An opioid remedy that works: Treat pain and addiction at the same time

An opioid remedy that works: Treat pain and addiction at the same time

Paracetamol use during pregnancy may impair fertility of female offspring

Paracetamol use during pregnancy may impair fertility of female offspring

Safety tips to prevent carbon monoxide poisoning during winter

Safety tips to prevent carbon monoxide poisoning during winter