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Periodontal disease in patients with diabetes

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Some people call periodontal disease the sixth complication of diabetes after retinopathy, nephropathy, neuropathy, cardiovascular disease and poor wound healing. Read more

4 tips to help you charge for your services

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As businesspeople, pharmacists recognize that it is important to ensure products and services generate revenue and turn a profit. As healthcare professionals, however, they often find it difficult to discuss price with a patient. Read more

Improve your patient care AND grow your consulting business!

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Lisa Woodill from Halifax is a perfect of example of how pharmacists can take education they are passionate about and apply it in their pharmacy practice. Read more

Helping your patients manage their diabetes

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Diabetes has reached epidemic proportions in Canada. It’s time to take a 360-approach to achieve results. Read more

Pharmacists take travel health to new heights

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The number of pharmacists with national and international certification is increasing in every jurisdiction in Canada. Read more

How can you help your patients with diabetes manage their blood testing?

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Self-monitoring of blood glucose (SMBG) has been challenged in terms of its cost effectiveness for people with type 2 diabetes who do not use insulin. Read more

Upselling pharmacy services without annoying your patients

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Upselling is a sales technique to induce consumers to purchase more expensive items, upgrades or other add-ons in an attempt to make a more profitable sale. When many people think of upselling, they envision a fast-food restaurant server offering fries or an apple pie with their order. Read more

Help your patients with diabetes be foot-sure

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One simple way you can impact the long-term complications of diabetes is to have your patients assume the responsibility to check their feet every day. Read more

Mind your Gs and Qs – can you tell your glycemic index from your glycemic load?

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Glycemic index is a fairly well-known concept for helping people with diabetes to plan their meals. Read more

What are your best strategies to help patients with COPD?

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COPD is the fourth leading cause of death in Canada and is the only chronic disease where mortality statistics are still worsening. Read more