Pharmacy News

Analysis finds novel drugs will get record prices in 2022

Drug companies are asking for lofty prices for new medications coming to market, a Reuters analysis finds, often while disclosing little pricing information about the treatments.

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.