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Shoppers Drug Mart’s Kal Chauhan is excited about respiratory care

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Kal Chauhan, BScPhm, CRE, is excited about the respiratory care opportunities for pharmacists in today’s healthcare environment. Read more

Helping your patients quit smoking NOW

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It's National Non-Smoking Week - Sunday January 19th to - Saturday January 25th 2020 Read more

Vaping’s in the news, but smoking’s still a big problem

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Chris Oliveiro wants to help people kick the tobacco habit. His efforts aren’t going up in smoke. Read more

OPA Pharmacist of the Year John Girgis focuses on patient services

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John Girgis was recently named Ontario Pharmacists Association's Pharmacist of the Year for his many years of service to the profession. Read more

Mental health disorders and smoking cessation

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Smoking rates in patients with psychiatric comorbidities are up to five times higher than in the general population, leading to serious health consequences for these patients. Read more

University of Waterloo launches Pharmacist-led Smoking Cessation Initiative

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Patients continue to name quitting smoking as one of their top intentions - and needs. More and more pharmacists are helping them in their smoking cessation efforts. Read more