Tag Archives: Pharmacy

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CVS Set To Buy Health Insurance Giant Aetna In $69 Billion Deal

By Washington Post

Pharmacy giant CVS Health has agreed to buy Aetna in a $69 billion blockbuster acquisition 

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Poor, Sick, and Voted For Trump; What Will Happen To Them Without Obamacare?

By Washington Post

Another morning, another list of patients and problems in the hands of 35-year-old Keisha Saunders. Diabetes, depression, heart disease. Robert needs lower blood pressure.

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People Are Getting High Off of Medications Used to Treat Diarrhea

By NPR

Some people addicted to oxycodone and other opioids are now turning to widely available diarrhea medications

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3 ways to lower your medication costs

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Prescription drug prices are rising as consumer patience and salaries are wearing thin.

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‘Super lice’ make their way into the Piedmont Triad

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Research from Southern Illinois University reports that 25 states in the country, including North Carolina, have “super lice.”

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Pharmacy mistakenly gave children bipolar medication instead of candy on Halloween

By The Daily Mail

A Canada pharmacy gave children bipolar medication after accidentally mixing it in the Halloween candy bowl for trick-or-treaters.

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CVS is dropping over two dozen drugs including Viagra

By CNN Money

CVS is dropping more than two dozen prescription drugs from its list of covered medicines for 2016, including Viagra.

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Pharmacy owners arrested for meningitis outbreak that killed 64 people

By Philly.com

Two co-founders and 12 other former employees of a Massachusetts compounding pharmacy blamed for a fungal meningitis outbreak that killed 64 people were arrested early Wednesday, a spokeswoman for the U.S. attorney’s office in Boston said.