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Are you following these 4 winning tips to offer the best patient-centred care?

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It's up to pharmacists to do a first-rate job of educating their patients about the importance of good health. But how do you begin? Read more

Afraid to charge for your services? Help is at hand.

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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

Pharmacists can help their patients with diabetes find the best exercise plan

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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

6 tips to upsell pharmacy services

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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

The 360-approach to diabetes management

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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 focus on asthma management

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Pharmacist and Certified Respiratory Educator (CRE) Dorothy Pardalis has made a personal commitment to improving asthma management in her community. Read more

Perimenopause & menopause – how can you help?

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“I'm losing my mind!” is a comment Dragana Skokovic-Sunjic often hears from women who are dealing with the symptoms of perimenopause (the time leading up to the official declaration of menopause). Read more

This pharmacist became a travel health expert

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

Pregnancy and diabetes. Help your patients manage changes.

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It’s not the ‘chicken or the egg’ dilemma but two very different situations. Gestational diabetes, which occurs in 3-20 per cent of pregnant women, is a type of diabetes that develops during pregnancy. Read more

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