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Wednesday, December 4, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pharmacist's Role: Counsel to Counsel »
Tuesday, December 3, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
200,000 Uninsured Americans to Get Free H.I.V.-Prevention Drugs »
By Donald G. McNeil Jr. Dec. 3, 2019 With donated drugs and services provided by major pharmacy chains, 200,000 un...
Tuesday, December 3, 2019
Powerful House Panel to Hold 'Medicare for All' Hearing Next Week »
A powerful House committee announced on Tuesday that it will hold a hearing next week on "Medicare for All," as well as se...
Monday, November 25, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
FDA Approves New Drug for the Treatment of Sickle Cell Disease »
Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration granted accelerated approval to Oxbryta (voxelotor) for the treatment of...
Friday, November 22, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
CDC Investigation Update of E. coli 0157 H7 Infections Now Linked to Romaine Lettuce »
A CDC investigation notice of a multistate outbreak of  E. coli  0157:H7 infections has been posted:  ht...
Friday, November 22, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
E-Cigarettes Hurt Heart Health, Possibly More Than Regular Cigarettes »
Smoking cigarettes has long been established as a major cause of heart disease deaths; now, there's growing evidence that...
Friday, November 22, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
A Pharmacist's Role »
Spencer Simister PharmD Candidate Class of 2020 University of Utah College of Pharmacy APPE Rotation Block 3 – Bu...
Thursday, November 14, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Resource Designed to Assist Pharmacists With CBD Products »
2019-11-13 21:41:00 The National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) has launched a new resource for pharmacists...
Thursday, November 14, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Trump says U.S. States Will Be Able to Buy Prescription Drugs Abroad »
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump said on Friday he would be giving U.S. states the right to buy prescription...
Tuesday, November 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
It’s Time to Remove the Uncertainty Over CBD »
The rush to capitalize on widespread consumer interest in products that contain cannabidiol has become a stampede. Not a w...
Monday, November 11, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Vaping Illnesses Are Linked to Vitamin E Acetate, C.D.C. Says »
Samples of lung fluid from patients with the mysterious illness led to a breakthrough in finding a possible cause. More th...
Friday, November 1, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Long-Awaited Cystic Fibrosis Drug Could Turn Deadly Disease Into a Manageable Condition »
A new cystic fibrosis therapy dramatically improved patients’ lung function and showed clear signs of targeting the geneti...
Tuesday, October 29, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Statement on FDA’s New Report Regarding Root Causes and Potential Solutions to Drug Shortages »
One of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s top priorities is to ensure that Americans have access to safe and effectiv...
Tuesday, October 29, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Feds Probe Vape International Supply Chain, Injuries Surpass 1600. 34 Deaths Link to THC Products »
Juul dominated the e-cigarette industry, prompting the FDA to call teen vaping an “epidemic.” What does vaping do to your...
Monday, October 28, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Kroger Health Pharmacists Now Prescribing Hormonal Contraceptives in Several Markets »
CINCINNATI, Oct. 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Women can now receive hormonal birth control directly from Kroger Health pharmac...
Friday, October 11, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Drugmakers Could Avoid Paying Rebates Under New FDA Guidance »
By Maia Anderson The FDA completed a draft guidance that would allow drugmakers to avoid paying rebates to pharmacy ben...
Friday, October 11, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Assisting Patients with Rising Costs of Prescription Drugs »
By Keith Loria Prescription drug prices are on the rise. Data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services ...
Friday, October 4, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Vaping Illnesses Top 1,000, C.D.C. Says »
Illnesses and deaths linked to vaping continue to increase around the country, now totaling 1,080 cases and 19 deaths, hea...
Thursday, September 19, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Health Officials in California Issue Warning After New Vaping Death »
A California county is warning residents not to use e-cigarette products after connecting a local death to the devices.&nb...
Wednesday, August 21, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
HHS Awards $107 Million to Support Health Center Quality Improvement »
Today, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced nearly $107 million in Quality Improvement Awards...
Friday, August 16, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
HHS Awards Nearly $400 Million to Combat the Opioid Crisis »
Today, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) through the Health Resources and Services Administration (HR...
Tuesday, August 13, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Democratic Senators Urge FDA to Take Action Against Drug Company That Hid Faulty Data »
A group of Democratic senators is urging the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to take action against a drug company...
Monday, August 5, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Trump and Sanders Want to Ease Imports of Drugs From Canada. Canada Says Not So Fast »
President Trump drew the ire of Canadians during his campaign when he lambasted the country’s health-care system —  a...
Tuesday, July 23, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NACDS Hotline Rallies Industry to Urge DIR Relief »
NACDS is committing to advancing the community's DIR reform priorities.  WASHINGTON — With the Senate Finance C...
Monday, July 22, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Exclusive: Canada Warns U.S. Against Drug Import Plans, Citing Shortage Concerns »
TORONTO (Reuters) - Canada opposes any U.S. plans to buy Canadian prescription drugs that might threaten the country’s dru...
Monday, July 22, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
FDA Launches its First Youth E-Cigarette Prevention TV Ads »
Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is announcing the launch of its first e-cigarette prevention TV ads educating...
Saturday, July 20, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Secretary Azar Hails Court Victory for President Trump’s Healthcare Agenda »
Today, HHS Secretary Alex Azar issued the following statement regarding the United States District Court for the District...
Friday, July 19, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Amazon Threatens to Sue Major Pharmacy Player If it Prevents PillPack From Accessing Patient Data »
Just over a year after buying online pharmacy  PillPack  for $753 million,  Amazon  is engaged in a bi...
Thursday, July 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
CMS Refreshes Medicaid and CHIP Scorecard »
 Data refresh captures progress in state reporting as Scorecard seeks to improve transparency and accountability rega...
Tuesday, July 16, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
76 Billion Opioid Pills: Newly Released Federal Data Unmasks the Epidemic »
America’s largest drug companies saturated the country with 76 billion oxycodone and hydrocodone pain pills from 2006 thro...
Monday, July 15, 2019
CMS Responds to States and Releases State Relief and Empowerment Waiver Application Resources »
Resource tools designed to help states better understand waiver regulations and available resources  Today, the Cen...
Monday, July 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
FDA Tackles Epidemic of Youth Vaping »
Late last week, a U.S. District Court judge in Maryland issued a decision that, among other things, requires makers and im...
Saturday, July 13, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Trump Administration Drops Plan to Curb Drug Rebates »
WASHINGTON—The Trump administration dropped a major piece of its plan to curb drug prices, the latest sign that central pl...
Thursday, July 11, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Persistent Shortage of Mylan NV’s EpiPen Anti-Allergy Injectors »
A persistent shortage of Mylan NV’s EpiPen anti-allergy injectors is forcing patients and pharmacists to go to great lengt...
Thursday, July 11, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
White House Kills Major Drug Pricing Proposal »
A big part of the Trump administration's plan to lower drug prices is now dead, White House spokesman Judd Deere confirmed...

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