On March 28, 2020, the FDA (Food and Drug Administration of the US) posted some fact sheets for patients/caregivers and Health care providers for the Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) Of Hydroxychloroquine Sulfate And Chloroquine Phosphate For Treatment Of Covid-19 In Certain Hospitalized Patients. Below are links to each of the fact sheets. It is […]

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Medications can be life savers and usually can improve the quality of your life if you fall sick. However, these same medications can cause unwanted side effects or may interact with other medications, food, alcohol or even your particular health condition. Sometimes these unwanted side effects or drug interactions may lead to more serious health […]

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In his article, Somsak Chunharas talks about the four stages of the problem-solving cycle which are: Identifying and analyzing the problem, formulating possible solutions, implementing solutions and lastly, monitoring and evaluating. One of the factors increasing US healthcare costs is the price of prescription drugs. In 2013, the average cost of US prescription drugs per […]

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Background It has been reported by the American Academy of Actuaries that in 2016, the U.S. spent about $3.3 Trillion, or 17.9 percent of the gross domestic product (GDP), on national health expenditures. Out of this, $329 billion was spent on prescription drugs. The Academy did an analysis of the high prescription drug spending and […]

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