Archive April 2014

Eyebuydirect.com The Largest Online Retailer for Value Priced Eyeglasses Debuts New Brand Identity and Website

Apr30

AUSTIN, Texas, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Online prescription eyewear retailer Eyebuydirect.com (EBD) today announced that they’ve launched a brand new website featuring the largest selection of online custom eyeglass frames and lens options, and the most affordable prescription glasses in the world.The new EBD site features over 1,200 customizable frames for men, women and children; […]

National Association of Boards of Pharmacy Reports Counterfeit Drugs [Professional Services Close

Apr30

The National Association of Boards of Pharmacy issued a report stressing that illegal online drug sellers are the most frequent conduits of counterfeit drugs and pose a continued threat to global public health.In a release, the Association noted that as detailed in the Internet Drug Outlet Identification Program Progress Report for State and Federal Regulators: […]

Multidisciplinary Roundtable Explores Challenges in Managing Innovation and Cost of Specialty Pharmaceuticals for Progressive and Chronic Diseases

Apr29

Timely evaluation and integration of medical and pharmacy data can help lead to more appropriate utilization of specialty drugs, improved outcomes and less cost Greater use of coordination and adherence programs show promise in improving health outcomes for patients and reducing costs UnitedHealth Group research demonstrated that specialty pharmacy and synchronized medical and pharmacy services […]

Illegal Online Sellers Most Frequent Distributors of Counterfeit Drugs, Reports NABP

Apr25

MOUNT PROSPECT, Ill., April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ The National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP) today issued a report stressing that illegal online drug sellers are the most frequent conduits of counterfeit drugs and pose a continued threat to global public health. As detailed in the Internet Drug Outlet Identification Program Progress Report for State […]

FDA lodges FIRs against 5 pharmacy suppliers [DNA : Sunday]

Apr20

In a major crackdown against illegal export of drugs, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has seized drugs worth Rs2.47 crore from 28 locations in three months. It has registered FIRs against nine people, including five suppliers. The exported drugs include addictive anti-depressants, anti-hypertensives and sex boosters."In the crackdown since January, the FDA has been […]

Naval Hospital Bremerton E-Prescribing Initiative benefits Providers and Patients

Apr17

Story Number: NNS140417-08Release Date: 4/17/2014By Douglas H. Stutz, Naval Hospital Bremerton Public AffairsBREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) The old yarn about trying to decipher a doctor’s scribbled shorthand note for a prescription is coming to an end with a new electronic prescription initiative implemented at Naval Hospital Bremerton (NHB).NHB is the first military treatment facility in the […]

FDA busts online trade of Viagra [Pune] [Times of India]

Apr15

PUNE: The Food and Drugs Administration (FDA) has seized Rs 2 crore worth of sildenafil citrate, popularly known as Viagra, from 27 online firms located in Mumbai, Thane and Pune for selling it illegally to African and European coutries. The firms did not have the requisite licence from FDA to sell the drug online or […]

HEALTHWAREHOUSE.COM, INC.

Apr15

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New Editorial in Medical Journal Misses the Mark on Dietary Supplement Regulation

Apr2

WASHINGTON, April 2 The Council for Responsible Nutrition issued the following news release:In response to an editorial published online today in The New England Journal of Medicine titled, “Hazards of HindsightMonitoring the Safety of Nutritional Supplements,” by Pieter A. Cohen, M.D., the Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), the leading trade association representing the dietary supplement […]