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Diabetes and your prescription for exercise

As pharmacists we are not trained in the area of exercise physiology or personal training, yet we are on the front lines to face questions from people living with diabetes about the appropriate amount and type of exercise for managing diabetes. Read more


Enhanced Care Clinics offer a new vision for healthcare

Tommy Cheung, a pharmacist and entrepreneur based in Aurora, Ont., is leading the way in healthcare delivery. Seeing a need for enhanced care integration at a community level... Read more

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5 top tips to get customers to buy in to your services

It’s not unusual for customers at Omar Alasaly’s Victoria, B.C. pharmacy to make an about face at the frontshop cash and beeline it to the dispensary for a flu shot or a medication review. Read more

Take your immunization practice to the next level with travel

International travel is increasing in popularity among Canadians. There are millions of trips each year to international destinations... Partner content Read more


The first law of the healthcare business

CARE is always the starting point, is greater than [ > ], and leads to, COMMERCE. The order can never be reversed. Read more

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5 top tips to assess and meet your technology needs

Workload factors can lead to inefficiencies and dispensing errors, but there are areas of your Read more

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Assessing cardiovascular risk in your patients

Approximately 90 per cent of adult Canadians have at least one major risk factor (dyslipidemia, hypertension, cigarette smoking, sedentary lifestyle, high alcohol intake, obesity, diabetes) for coronary artery disease (CAD). Read more

Igor Shaskin’s passion for home healthcare

When he launched his career as a pharmacist in the mid-‘80s, Igor Shaskin never imagined a significant part of his work would involve care of post surgical wounds, fitting customers with compression stockings and dealing with incontinence and sports related injuries. Read more


Meet Nazlin Khamis’s holistic compounding pharmacy

Nazlin Khamis’s transformation of Chilliwack Pharmasave from a traditional community pharmacy into a speciality compounding, natural and home health destination has evolved over 27 years and a series of four renovations and reorganizations. Read more

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Changing pharmacy culture one patient at a time

In the few short years since I graduated from the University of Toronto I have seen a great shift in the profession of pharmacy. Read more


Open your door to discussions with older patients

There is a new demographic reality that will have a direct and dramatic effect on pharmacists: Canada’s aging population. Read more