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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.
FDA takes new steps to address opioid crisis by approving Opioid Analgesic Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy

FDA takes new steps to address opioid crisis by approving Opioid Analgesic Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy

Most parents aren't able to recognize meningitis until it's too late

Most parents aren't able to recognize meningitis until it's too late

Simple screening tool evaluates online health ads for deception

Simple screening tool evaluates online health ads for deception

Health Care Apps and the Empowered Patient

Health Care Apps and the Empowered Patient

Insulin’s high cost leads to deadly rationing

Insulin’s high cost leads to deadly rationing

Vanderbilt professor receives major award to improve stroke outcomes

Vanderbilt professor receives major award to improve stroke outcomes

FDA recalls montelukast tablets by Camber Pharmaceuticals due to drug mix-up

FDA recalls montelukast tablets by Camber Pharmaceuticals due to drug mix-up

AADE honors six educators for achievements in diabetes education

AADE honors six educators for achievements in diabetes education

AJMC addresses role of community pharmacies in boosting adult vaccination rates

AJMC addresses role of community pharmacies in boosting adult vaccination rates

New statewide program in North Dakota aims to stem opioid misuse

New statewide program in North Dakota aims to stem opioid misuse

Study uncovers why elderly people struggle to swallow

Study uncovers why elderly people struggle to swallow

New findings suggest opportunity to focus on safe opioid use and disposal among older adults

New findings suggest opportunity to focus on safe opioid use and disposal among older adults

Novartis' new drug combination receives positive CHMP opinion for treating stage III BRAF mutant melanoma

Novartis' new drug combination receives positive CHMP opinion for treating stage III BRAF mutant melanoma

The Mount Sinai Hospital receives accreditation as geriatric emergency department

The Mount Sinai Hospital receives accreditation as geriatric emergency department

State prisons fail to offer cure to 144,000 inmates with deadly hepatitis C

State prisons fail to offer cure to 144,000 inmates with deadly hepatitis C

Study finds growing support to allow pharmacists to write prescriptions

Study finds growing support to allow pharmacists to write prescriptions

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