Pharmacy News

Researchers say heart disease will surge in next decade

A new study in The Journal of the American College of Cardiology predicts that millions more Americans will develop CVD over the next few decades.

Study finds many older adults not getting medication reviews

Many older adults are not receiving comprehensive medication reviews (CMR), according to a new report from University of Michigan researchers.

Study shows widespread mislabeling of CBD OTC products

Researchers at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine tested more than 100 topical cannabidiol (CBD) products available online and at stores, finding that the labels of many of these OTC products inaccurately listed their CBD content.

CDC: Higher overdose death rates among Blacks, Native Americans reflect treatment disparities

Fatal drug overdoses in the United States soared 30% in 2020, the most recent CDC statistics show, but the burden on minority populations has grown exponentially due to fewer treatment options.

Survey finds few parents intend to vaccinate their young children against COVID-19

Roughly one month after FDA authorized COVID-19 vaccines for very young children, it does not appear that large numbers of them will actually get vaccinated, according to a new Kaiser Family Foundation survey of parents. Most parents said they considered the vaccine a greater risk to their children than COVID-19.