Why doesn’t my insurance cover my prescription?

Let’s define the form mentioned above. A form is created by a pharmacy and therapeutics committee on behalf of the pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs). The formularies list the drugs that the insurance will cover under a particular plan. These drugs are selected based on their evidence of safety and efficacy, …

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What does a crisis look like?

Seizures can be scary to watch, but most are not medical emergencies. Nonetheless, correctly identifying a seizure can help protect the person and rule out other emergencies such as a stroke. There are many types of seizures, and they all look different. People tend to think of seizures as when …

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Post-Brexit labor shortages hit UK cannabis production hard

The company which has the largest cannabis production base in the UK for pharmaceuticals calls for changes in immigration policy following a labor shortage after being excluded from the visa system for agricultural workers. Peter Watson, agricultural director of British Sugar, which grows cannabis for epilepsy in Withington, Norfolk, raises …

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Possible side effects of CBD oil

Some of us know that plants like marijuana contain certain compounds called cannabinoids. Pixabay THIS WAY CBD is known to be very popular these days, especially since it is known to have beneficial effects on health. Along with this, there are several questions circulating, one of which concerns the side …

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Drug device to stop HIV transmission: study

Drug Device to Stop HIV Transmission: Study | Photo credit: Pixabay Washington: Researchers have designed a “smart new segmented device” that delivers drugs to stop HIV transmission and will help women protect themselves from infection. Although using condoms is the best strategy to prevent HIV transmission, researchers are working to …

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