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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.
Cedars-Sinai’s Los Angeles Barbershop Blood Pressure Study delivers new insights

Cedars-Sinai’s Los Angeles Barbershop Blood Pressure Study delivers new insights

Despite doctors’ concerns, pharmacists get more leeway to offer treatment with testing

Despite doctors’ concerns, pharmacists get more leeway to offer treatment with testing

At a Tennessee crossroads, two pharmacies, a monkey, and millions of pills

At a Tennessee crossroads, two pharmacies, a monkey, and millions of pills

Researchers show how an important inhibitor binds to the A2A receptor

Researchers show how an important inhibitor binds to the A2A receptor

It was already hard to find Evusheld, a covid prevention therapy. Now it’s even harder.

It was already hard to find Evusheld, a covid prevention therapy. Now it’s even harder.

Regular nut consumption linked with lower prevalence of abdominal obesity, metabolic syndrome in seniors

Regular nut consumption linked with lower prevalence of abdominal obesity, metabolic syndrome in seniors

J&J-vaxxed, mRNA-boosted, and pondering a third shot

J&J-vaxxed, mRNA-boosted, and pondering a third shot

Expert highlights the racist origins of US drug policy and its effect on the modern opioid epidemic

Expert highlights the racist origins of US drug policy and its effect on the modern opioid epidemic

Challenges in safely deprescribing common anticholinergic drugs

Challenges in safely deprescribing common anticholinergic drugs

Pharmacies are turning away immunocompromised patients seeking 4th covid shot

Pharmacies are turning away immunocompromised patients seeking 4th covid shot

I write about America’s absurd health care system. Then I got caught up in it.

I write about America’s absurd health care system. Then I got caught up in it.

Eligible adults urged to take part in world-first COVID-19 study of antivirals

Eligible adults urged to take part in world-first COVID-19 study of antivirals

New opportunity to induce remission of peanut allergy in young children through oral immunotherapy

New opportunity to induce remission of peanut allergy in young children through oral immunotherapy

What patients can learn with confidence from one negative rapid test (hint: very little)

What patients can learn with confidence from one negative rapid test (hint: very little)

Common osteoporosis medications protect against hip fracture during a 2-year drug holiday

Common osteoporosis medications protect against hip fracture during a 2-year drug holiday

Slight pH adjustment may turn a metabolic inhibiting drug into promising COVID-19 treatment

Slight pH adjustment may turn a metabolic inhibiting drug into promising COVID-19 treatment

Distrust in state power closely linked vaccine hesitancy

Distrust in state power closely linked vaccine hesitancy

Deep roots help this Chicago pharmacist avoid creating another drugstore desert

Deep roots help this Chicago pharmacist avoid creating another drugstore desert

Local pharmacists fill Rx void as big brands pull out of rural areas

Local pharmacists fill Rx void as big brands pull out of rural areas

Seeking refills: Aging pharmacists leave drugstores vacant in rural America

Seeking refills: Aging pharmacists leave drugstores vacant in rural America