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August 7, 2018
Patient-pharmacist relationships key to home BP monitoring success

  Strong patient-pharmacist relationships are key to success in pharmacist-led home blood pressure monitoring interventions for patients with uncontrolled hypertension, according to research published online in the Journal of the American Pharmacists Association. In 2013, the Hyperlink trial…

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July 31, 2018
Soaring insulin prices have patients terrified and pharmacists scrambling

The numbers are staggering. According to the American Diabetes Association (ADA), 7.5 million Americans rely on insulin—including 1.5 million with type 1 diabetes—but the average cost of insulin tripled between 2002 and 2013 and continues to surge. A June 2018 study by UpWell Health found that 45%…

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July 10, 2018
CDC’s ACIP discusses vaccines for influenza, HPV, and more

CDC’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) met in Atlanta on June 20–21 to review a variety of immunization topics, including influenza, HPV, and more. ACIP’s recommendations aren’t official until accepted by CDC and published in CDC’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. Complete…

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June 25, 2018
CDC reports Shingrix order limits, shipping delays

High levels of demand for Shingrix (herpes zoster vaccine) have led GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) to implement order limits, and providers have experienced shipping delays, according to CDC.   “It is anticipated these order limits and shipping delays will continue throughout 2018,” CDC has reported on its…

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