• In a sweet result for pharmaceuticals, Astellas has invented the world’s first plant-based pill pack
  • Simon Tilley ponders the issue of when mass digitalisation and real-world data will accelerate the regulatory process
  • Moving genomic medicine beyond its Kitty Hawk moment is a pivotal challenge for industry and vital milestone for the treatment landscape
  • Sukhjeen Kaur shares her story of being a young person managing a condition which many assume only affects older people
  • A grim anniversary, perhaps, but also a timely reminder of life science’s power to innovate
  • The Healthcare Communications Association’s Briefing Room interview series has been talking to prominent leaders at the forefront of change
  • Pharma is gradually reconciling its responsibilities to the planet but there is still much soul-searching to be done
  • For the cogs of a cohesive healthcare ecosystem to align, understanding the key players across the modernised NHS landscape is key
  • Democratising clinical trials among patient groups must become a pivotal target throughout the healthcare ecosystem
  • How we recognise and respond to disease is evolving – our future is inseparable from it
  • We'll see soon that digital health is simply health care, said Daniel Zlott, PharmD, APhA's senior vice president of education and business development, during APhA's second annual DigitalHealth.Rx summit, chaired by Parisa Vatanka, PharmD, which was held […]
  • Pharmacists are primed to address social determinants of health (SDOH) in patients with diabetes. According to CDC, 50% of U.S. adults with diabetes report financial stress and about 20% of U.S. adults with diabetes experience food insecurity.
  • During President Biden's state of the union address in early March 2022, he announced the launch of the “Test to Treat” initiative as a way for patients to get tested for COVID-19 and, if the result is […]
  • In his state of the union address earlier this year, President Biden announced the “Test to Treat” initiative for patients to gain access to COVID-19 testing and treatments in pharmacies. This effort would allow pharmacists to administer […]
  • Solution is available online at pharmacytoday.org.
  • Probably best known for soothing the pain of sunburns, aloe vera is a cactus-like plant favored not just for burns but also for acne, eczema, oral submucous fibrosis, and radiation-induced skin reactions. Aloe vera juice is promoted […]
  • Drug class: Kinase inhibitor.
  • Recent research suggests that patients who have been diagnosed with uncomplicated acute appendicitis could avoid surgery using antibiotic treatment. According to a study published in JAMA Surgery on January 11, 2022, understanding the associations between clinical and […]
  • Pharmacists and pharmacy technicians are humans, and humans make mistakes. Human errors can be reduced though system improvements, but they cannot be completely avoided. This is why health care institutions have departments of “risk management” rather than […]
  • Sweeping nationwide worker shortages that inspired the term “The Great Resignation” have been an ongoing collateral effect of the COVID-19 pandemic. The phenomenon has touched most industries and professions, including certified pharmacy technicians (CPhTs), in some way.



East Paris Pharmacy
2060 E. Paris Ave Suite 102
Grand Rapids, MI, 49546
Phone: 1 (616) 805-4601
Fax: 1 (616) 805-4826