What is Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, or PTSD? PTSD is a mental disorder that develops after a person experiences a traumatic event. Examples of traumatic events include sexual assault, warfare, and traffic collisions. Symptoms can range from disturbing thoughts, feelings, or […]
June is National Men’s Health Month. Whether you yourself are male, or a female with men you care about, it is important to create awareness around prioritizing healthly lifestyles. Here are a few steps men can take each day to […]
First, for those of us who want to learn more, the word “hepatitis” literally means inflammation of the liver. Hepatitis can be caused by several viruses, which is why it is often called viral hepatitis. Up to 5 million people […]
Many Americans don’t know the signs of stroke. Anyone is at risk of having a stroke, and should be prepared to know the symptoms and what to do. The American Stroke Association has a downloadable mobile app that is free […]
There is currently a shortage of available donated organs. With advances in science, in particular transplant surgery, the number of patients needing a transplant procedure has increased, while available donated organs has not. There are plenty of types of organ […]
We all know about Heart Awareness Month and Breast Cancer Awareness Month, but most of us don’t know that April is Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Awareness Month. IBS is a disorder that affects the large intestine (colon). Those who suffer […]
Daniel P. Kus, BS Pharm, RPh, discusses how the growth of drug prices could impact the specialty pharmacy patient experience.
Daniel P. Kus, BS Pharm, RPh, discusses how specialty pharmacies can help patients manage out-of-pocket drug spending.
6 Facts about Multiple Sclerosis 1. Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a neurological disease. Myelin is a substance wrapped around the body’s nerves to protect them. Multiple sclerosis is a condition where a person’s body attacks itself, breaking […]
You might not have heard, but March is Sleep Awareness Month. Even though you might wonder what sleep awareness is or why it’s important, sleep-related problems affect 50 to 70 million Americans of all ages and socioeconomic classes. If you’re […]