Outbreaks of endemic diseases such as monkeypox and lassa fever are becoming more persistent and frequent, the World Health Organization's (WHO) emergencies director, Mike Ryan, warned on Wednesday. Read more
Starting next January, pharmacists in Ontario will be able to prescribe medications to treat patients for certain minor ailments. This expanding scope of work is a natural evolution of the wider services pharmacists across the province have been performing since COVID-19 began to stretch the health-care system. They have taken on COVID-19 testing, vaccinations, and the distribution of antiviral medications like Paxlovid. Read more
Espresso consumption is associated with higher total cholesterol levels, a population-based, cross-sectional study suggests. Elevations in serum total cholesterol level were significantly linked to espresso consumption, particularly in men, report Åsne Lirhus Svatun, of the the Arctic University of Norway, in Tromsø, Norway, and colleagues. Read more
Did you know that the same virus that causes chickenpox in children can sometimes reactivate in adults? This is known as shingles, and it happens to 1 out of every 3 people in their lifetime. Shingles can give you a painful rash on one side of your body that can last for up to 4 weeks. Shooting pain that feels like electricity, called postherpetic neuralgia (PHN), may last for weeks, months, or even years after getting shingles. In severe cases, shingles can lead to blindness, loss of hearing, or even death. Read more
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The internet has dramatically changed our lives, communication, as well as procurement practices. It has also transformed the way patients receive healthcare by eliminating the geographical boundaries and making quality healthcare more accessible and affordable even in far-flung areas. As a result, today customers expect a convenient healthcare system with all their medications delivered right at their doorstep. Read more.
For the first time in 3 years, fewer drugs are set to fall off the list of medications covered by insurance than the year before. Find out the price on adv-care website if your Medication is in this list.
Here we look at the most expensive drugs that patients can get at a pharmacy and administer themselves. This list does not include medications that must be administered by a healthcare practitioner. Read more...