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Community pharmacy, also known as retail pharmacy, is the most common type of pharmacy that allows the public access to their medications and advice about their health. Traditionally known as a chemist, it is the healthcare facility that is responsible for the provision of pharmaceutical service to a specific community group or region.
Researchers found that sedentary lifestyles can lead to higher medical costs

Researchers found that sedentary lifestyles can lead to higher medical costs

Fish oil reverses age-related ailments

Fish oil reverses age-related ailments

Agreement reached on new community pharmacy contract

Agreement reached on new community pharmacy contract

Researchers have identified a protein in the brain that halts the progression of Alzheimer's

Researchers have identified a protein in the brain that halts the progression of Alzheimer's

Call for disclosure of the prices of the most commonly-used prescription drugs over the Internet

Call for disclosure of the prices of the most commonly-used prescription drugs over the Internet

Breakthrough discovery in treating narrowed arteries

Breakthrough discovery in treating narrowed arteries

Australian Medical Association slams pharmacy guild

Australian Medical Association slams pharmacy guild

You can't buy cigarettes from your doctor, so why can you purchase tobacco products at some pharmacies?

You can't buy cigarettes from your doctor, so why can you purchase tobacco products at some pharmacies?

New survey reveals continued drug price disparities across the New York State

New survey reveals continued drug price disparities across the New York State

Desert knowledge identifies plants with market potential

Desert knowledge identifies plants with market potential

Pharmacists respond to unprecedented demand for the flu vaccine in the wake of the current shortage

Pharmacists respond to unprecedented demand for the flu vaccine in the wake of the current shortage

Canadian Rheumatology Association issues statement on Vioxx alternatives

Canadian Rheumatology Association issues statement on Vioxx alternatives

U.S. healthcare industry reaction to the withdrawal of Vioxx from the world-wide market

U.S. healthcare industry reaction to the withdrawal of Vioxx from the world-wide market

Stem cells and drug design

Stem cells and drug design

First U.S. program to allow citizens to purchase lower cost, safe prescription drugs from Europe and Canada

First U.S. program to allow citizens to purchase lower cost, safe prescription drugs from Europe and Canada

Schwarzenegger signs AIDS Pharmacy Bill

Schwarzenegger signs AIDS Pharmacy Bill

We could soon be curing our athlete’s foot with alfalfa

We could soon be curing our athlete’s foot with alfalfa

Pine cones may form a new line of attack against MRSA infection

Pine cones may form a new line of attack against MRSA infection

Research confirms benefits of commonly used traditional remedies for a range of illnesses

Research confirms benefits of commonly used traditional remedies for a range of illnesses

12% of children at risk of undetected/unreported adverse drug reactions

12% of children at risk of undetected/unreported adverse drug reactions