Many Medicaid patients who use insulin glargine multiple-dose vials may be using it beyond the 28-day limit on punctured bottles, possibly leading to questionable product stability and sterility,…
New research is causing quite a stir among patient advocacy groups, diabetes experts, and insulin makers. When Alan Carter, PharmD, adjunct professor from the University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC…
CDC has selected the APhA Foundation, in partnership with the Kroger Co. and Solera Health, to build infrastructure within community pharmacies to expand access to an innovative evidence-based…
Community pharmacists can help ensure that people with diabetes are adequately screened and treated for depression, say researchers in a study published online in the Journal of the American…
We were extremely saddened to hear the news that our friend Keith Campbell, a much-admired and beloved leader in pharmacy, had passed away suddenly. Keith had an untold impact on thousands of…
Compared with usual care, use of continuous glucose monitoring improved glycemic control in patients with poorly controlled type 2 diabetes who were receiving multiple daily injections of basal–bolus…
CDC’s latest report on diabetes in the United States, unveiled July 18, finds that 9.4% of the population, or 30.3 million Americans, have diabetes and more than a third of U.S. adults have…
The landmark Diabetes Prevention Program showed that treatment with metformin can cut the risk of developing diabetes by 31% in people who have prediabetes, leading the American Diabetes Association…
Pharmacists who reach out to prescribers can help ensure that people with diabetes get the recommended prescriptions for statins, according to a study published online in the Journal of the American…
As the number of patients diagnosed with diabetes each year continues to rise, pharmacists are intervening in their care in monumental ways. Pharmacists are often asked by patients to help them…