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What are “Catheter-Associated UTI's” and How to Prevent Them

Urinary tract infections (UTIs) account for almost half of all hospital-acquired infections annually and between 70 and 80 percent of those UTIs are attributable to an indwelling urethral catheter.
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Pharmacy Forecast: Patients Want Personalized Care, Pharmacogenomics

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The “Pharmacy Next: Health Consumer Medication Trends” survey commissioned by Wolters Kluwer shows that patients in 2023 want personalized m...
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What is Nutrigenomics?

Pharmacogenomics is not the only emerging field to utilize genetic testing to help deliver personalized healthcare as nutrigenomics, which s...
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Different Types of Clinical Testing Labs

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Clinical testing labs, previously an unsung component of the healthcare system, have become increasingly recognized for their significant ro...
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PGx Testing Becoming a New Standard - Studies Show a Savings of Lives

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Pharmacogenomics (PGx) testing is becoming a new standard of care when prescribing medications about how inherited genetic differences affec...
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Healthcare Costs Set to Increase in 2023

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Employers will be searching for initiatives to control benefit costs as healthcare costs are set to increase an estimated 7 percent in 2023.
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10 of the Most Common Type of Blood Tests

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Blood tests are one of the most common, and useful, procedures that healthcare providers use to monitor our health.
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COVID-19 Pandemic Reaches 3-Year Mark: How U.S. Efforts Stack Up

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As we celebrate the coming of a new year with 2023 on the horizon, there is a darker milestone coming up as the COVID-19 pandemic reaches it...
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Importance of Taking Antibiotics within Recommended Doctor Practices

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Antibiotics have often been called a modern miracle for good reason as some argue that in a world without effective antibiotics, global life...
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Actions to Fight Antimicrobial Resistance

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While it will take decades to unpack all the side effects of the global Covid-19 pandemic, researchers already know it is responsible for a ...
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