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COVID-19 and flu season – Overcoming patients’ flu shot fears in the pandemic era

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Ever get tired of hearing people say they don’t want the flu shot because it made them sick? Read more

Rx metrics – The first six months of COVID and pharmacy finances

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Earlier in the year, we reported on the economic implications facing pharmacists and pharmacies during the first four months of the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more

Alberta pharmacists lead the way with asymptomatic COVID-19 testing

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Select pharmacies in Alberta have begun administering COVID-19 tests for those who are asymptomatic and have no known exposure to the virus. Read more

Summer allergies. Your patients may think they have COVID-19.

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A patient comes in complaining of a runny nose and sneezing. She's worried she may be suffering from the COVID-19 virus. Read more

Watch – How to breathe easy while wearing a mask

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To mask or not to mask, that is the question. But, as more provinces mandate the wearing of masks, it is no longer the only question. Read more

Technology for pharmacies to navigate COVID-19 and beyond

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The COVID-19 pandemic has driven dramatic change across community pharmacies. Read more

Rx metrics – The first four months of COVID and pharmacy revenue

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Undoubtedly the COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way pharmacists practise. Read more

COVID-19. Pharmacists on the Frontlines. Reynald Marx, London Drugs: “A number of my regular patients gave me a pep talk.”

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Working during the time of COVID-19 was very interesting and presented multiple phases to myself and the rest of the London Drugs pharmacy team. Read more

COVID-19. Pharmacists on the frontlines. Wilson Li – “After a long day of work, I am exhausted, but in a satisfying way.”

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After adjusting to my new role as a first-time dad, little did I know I was also returning to an entirely different world, bringing new significance to what it means to be a frontline pharmacist. Read more

A common cold could be the solution to COVID-19. Do we really need masks?

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Why does COVID-19 affect people so differently? Why is COVID-19 much less severe in children than adults? Why does the virus get exponentially worse in older adults, particularly those over 60? Read more