October 13, 2015

Staying with the Patient

Medication adherence issues account for a significant portion of avoidable health care costs each year, through drug waste, treatment failure, and medical complications. Identifying ways to […]
October 13, 2015

This Year’s $50,000 Prescription Bill

It may not be breaking news, but prescription costs continue to skyrocket. Express Scripts, a pharmacy-benefit management company, recently released a report entitled “Super Spending: U.S. […]
October 13, 2015

State of the Research: Multiple Sclerosis

So much remains to be understood about the complex and often times unpredictable disease of multiple sclerosis (MS). Even so, researchers continually work to fill in […]
October 13, 2015

Cancer Gone… But Challenges Can Remain

Even years after cancer enters remission or is cured, the story is not necessarily over. There is evidence from multiple sources showing that side effects and […]
October 13, 2015

Making Assumptions

Many physicians would likely be surprised to learn that their patients are not as faithful at taking important medications as they think. Medication adherence continues to […]