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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.
A rural Georgia community reels after its hospital closes

A rural Georgia community reels after its hospital closes

Abortion remains safe after removing restrictions on the medical abortion pill, study finds

Abortion remains safe after removing restrictions on the medical abortion pill, study finds

CDC expands recommendations for COVID-19 booster dose to include all adults

CDC expands recommendations for COVID-19 booster dose to include all adults

New research finds disturbing lack of crucial blood cancer medication

New research finds disturbing lack of crucial blood cancer medication

How rural communities are losing their pharmacies

How rural communities are losing their pharmacies

Educational program on anticholinergic burden aims to improve health outcomes of older people

Educational program on anticholinergic burden aims to improve health outcomes of older people

Flu season emerging against the backdrop of COVID-19 pandemic

Flu season emerging against the backdrop of COVID-19 pandemic

Clinic-based review board helps reduce opioid prescribing

Clinic-based review board helps reduce opioid prescribing

CDC expands COVID-19 vaccine recommendations to about 28 million children aged 5-11 years

CDC expands COVID-19 vaccine recommendations to about 28 million children aged 5-11 years

Stimulant use linked with increased risk of cardiovascular events among older adults in the first month

Stimulant use linked with increased risk of cardiovascular events among older adults in the first month

Nationwide advertising campaign launches in the UK to urge people to get COVID-19 booster, flu jabs

Nationwide advertising campaign launches in the UK to urge people to get COVID-19 booster, flu jabs

Additional supportive care services benefit older adults receiving chemotherapy, study finds

Additional supportive care services benefit older adults receiving chemotherapy, study finds

Alerting community pharmacy about canceled medications could help avoid safety events

Alerting community pharmacy about canceled medications could help avoid safety events

COVID-19 vaccine-related allergies are rare, typically mild and treatable, finds study

COVID-19 vaccine-related allergies are rare, typically mild and treatable, finds study

NPS MedicineWise encourages people with dementia to take an active role in decisions about care

NPS MedicineWise encourages people with dementia to take an active role in decisions about care

New AHA Presidential Advisory addresses opioid use and its effects on heart and brain health

New AHA Presidential Advisory addresses opioid use and its effects on heart and brain health

Have vaccines, will travel: On the road with a covid entrepreneur

Have vaccines, will travel: On the road with a covid entrepreneur

Pharmacies face extra audit burdens that threaten their existence

Pharmacies face extra audit burdens that threaten their existence

Reducing antibiotic prescribing in primary care alone may not stop drug-resistant E. coli infections

Reducing antibiotic prescribing in primary care alone may not stop drug-resistant E. coli infections

Restoring a sense of belonging: The unsung importance of casual relationships for older adults

Restoring a sense of belonging: The unsung importance of casual relationships for older adults