WOMEN'S HEALTH

October 13, 2017

Overview of Gestational Diabetes

Gestational diabetes can increase the risk of pregnancy complications such as stillbirth, preeclampsia,  and macrosomia. 
September 20, 2017

Mammography

These low-dose x-ray show abnormalities in breast tissue, and the earlier they are detected, the better the chance for a cure. View a new video about mammography.
September 15, 2017

Gynecologic Cancers: What Every Woman Should Know

Pharmacists have the opportunity to educate women on gynecologic cancers and encourage them to have an open dialogue with their gynecologists about risk factors and screenings.
September 15, 2017

Progesterone 50 mg/g in VersaBase Cream

This preparation is highly effective at transporting progesterone into and through the skin, surpassing other formulations it was compared against.

September 15, 2017

The Pharmacologic Management of Endometriosis

Endometriosis, which is the estrogen-dependent growth of endometrial tissue outside the uterus, causes inflammation, pelvic pain, dysmenorrhea, painful intercourse, and infertility.
September 15, 2017

Prevalence of Obesity in Women

Obesity in women aged ≥20 years rose by 33.4% between 2001 and 2014, and from 2013 to 2014 it reached a high of 38.3%, exceeding the rate in men (34.3%).
September 15, 2017

Healthy Customers a Hallmark of Success

The NACDS Total Store Expo in San Diego placed a premium on patients’ well-being.