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Benefits of PCR Molecular Testing for Infectious Diseases

The COVID-19 pandemic has shone the light across a wide spectrum of medical advances such as the benefits of PCR molecular testing for infectious diseases. “The PCR test has been the gold standard test for diagnosing COVID-19 since authoriz...
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Wise Diagnostic Systems Recognized For Perfect COLA Score

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Wise Diagnostic Systems has met all the criteria for Laboratory Accreditation by COLA Inc., a leading national laboratory accreditor, whose ...
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What is Polypharmacy?

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With an estimated 6 in 10 Americans living with a chronic disease the risks of polypharmacy are an increasing threat, especially in older pa...
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6 in 10 American Adults Live With a Chronic Disease

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The growing number of Americans living with a chronic disease is putting a significant physical and financial strain on the U.S. healthcare ...
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Long-Term Care Trends Driving the Industry Over the Next Decade

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Long-term care trends in the United States are being driven by an aging population that is more than doubling in a 40-year span and a shrink...
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Cost-Effectiveness of Genetic Testing to Minimize Adverse Drug Reactions

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A recent case study of the Teachers Retirement System of Kentucky (TRSKY) found that pharmacogenomics not only reduced health care costs but...
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Drugs and Prescriptions Targeted by Pharmacogenomics Testing (PGx)

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The benefits of pharmacogenomics testing (PGx) encompass a wide variety of prescription medications and their interactions with known genoty...
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The Importance of Infection Prevention for Long-Term Care Residents

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that 1 to 3 million serious infections occur every year in nursing homes, ski...
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New UK Report: Embracing Pharmacogenomics Can Revolutionize Medicine

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A groundbreaking report released by the British Pharmacological Society and the Royal College of Physicians says that matching drugs to DNA ...
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Long-Term Care Future: Demand to Double While Workforce Shrinks

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May is officially “Older Americans Month”, a celebration of seniors and their contributions to our society, but with the U.S. population rap...
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