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Pharmacy News Online: Walgreens, Career Step partner to provide externships

Walgreens, Career Step partner to provide externships Pharmacy technician students at an online school will be able to perform externships with a major retail pharmacy chain, under a partnership the two companies announced. Career Step said it would partner with […]

Pharmacy News Online: APhA Releases Two Nuclear Pharmacy Books

APhA Releases Two Nuclear Pharmacy Books The American Pharmacists Association (APhA) has just released two new references on the use of radiopharmaceuticals and the use of pharmacologic agents in diagnostic imaging. The books are entitled Nuclear Pharmacy Quick Reference and […]

Pharmacy News Online: Remedi SeniorCare® Wins Ohio State Board of Pharmacy’s First and Only Approval for Electronic Prescribing in State of Ohio

Remedi SeniorCare® Wins Ohio State Board of Pharmacy’s First and Only Approval for Electronic Prescribing in State of Ohio Remedi SeniorCare, one of the nation’s largest independent long-term care (LTC) pharmacy providers to skilled nursing, assisted living and retirement communities, […]

Pharmacy News Online: Choosing the Best Canadian Pharmacy- 3 Tips to Follow

Choosing the Best Canadian Pharmacy- 3 Tips to Follow he recent years, the Canadian Pharmacies online have gained tremendous popularity. Affordable price as well as easy availability makes online Canadian pharmacies a much more convenient option for customers all over […]

Pharmacy News Online: NCPA Digest Finds Independent Community Pharmacies Reducing Health Costs Through Generic Drug Use, Patient Counseling

NCPA Digest Finds Independent Community Pharmacies Reducing Health Costs Through Generic Drug Use, Patient Counseling The National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) today announced the availability of the 2011 NCPA Digest, sponsored by Cardinal Health, a comprehensive survey of the current […]

Pharmacy News Online: Would You Invest in This Drug Retailer?

Would You Invest in This Drug Retailer? Pharmacy retailer-cum-benefits manager CVS Caremark has struggled to cope with rising costs. Though the top line increased by double digits in its most recent quarter, its bottom line struggled. Let’s take a closer […]

Pharmacy News Online: Simvastatin sapped libido

People’s Pharmacy: Simvastatin sapped libido Q: After my doctor prescribed simvastatin, I gradually began to lose my libido. I didn’t realize this medication was responsible, but after I dumped the drug because of severe muscle pain, my sex drive came […]

Pharmacy News Online: People’s Pharmacy: An unexpected side effect of simvastatin

People’s Pharmacy: An unexpected side effect of simvastatin Q: After my doctor prescribed simvastatin, I gradually began to lose my libido. I didn’t realize that this medication was responsible, but after I dumped the drug because of severe muscle pain, […]

Pharmacy News Online: Rite Aid, OptumHealth to launch NowClinic online care services

Rite Aid, OptumHealth to launch NowClinic online care services Rite Aid and OptumHealth, a part of IT-enabled health services company Optum, are set to introduce NowClinic online care services in Detroit. NowClinic offers Rite Aid customers real-time access to convenient […]

Pharmacy News Online: The People’s Pharmacy: Breast pain, lumps back down when bra-less

The People’s Pharmacy: Breast pain, lumps back down when bra-less I have suffered from fibrocystic breasts my entire adult life. At age 52, the lumps in my breasts had become so numerous, large and painful, I no longer could ignore […]