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Opinion: Why Michigan needs more pharmacy reform – The Detroit News

opinion James Broughel Published 11:00 PM EDT Jun 14, 2020 During the month of May, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer signed two executive orders unleashing the talents of Michigan pharmacists in the fight against COVID-19. The first one, which was signed on May 19 and extended several past orders, expanded pharmacists’ operational capacity and authority to dispense… Read More »

Hospice Pharmacy DeliverCareRx Expands to West Coast – Hospice News

Illinois-based home pharmacy services company DeliverCareRx has opened a new distribution facility in Livermore, Calif., to supply hospices with medications. The new location will serve the Bay Area as well as other communities in California and adjacent states. DeliverCareRx is a licensed pharmacy in all 50 states and primarily services hospice patients and those suffering… Read More »

J&J tracks the path to a COVID-19 vaccine in new online news series

What will it take to develop a vaccine for COVID-19? Johnson & Johnson is taking viewers behind the scenes with an original online video series. Beginning Tuesday, producer and journalist Lisa Ling will host a program titled, “The Road to a Vaccine.” Each 30-minute show will air live online on Tuesdays on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and… Read More »

Medical News Today: Sugar alters brain chemistry after only 12 days

New research in pigs finds that sugar intake alters the reward-processing circuitry of the brain in a similar way to addictive drugs. Whenever we learn something new or experience something pleasurable, our brain’s reward system becomes activated. With the help of natural brain chemicals, several brain areas communicate with each other to help us learn… Read More »