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2014-02-24 23:29:05

In an upcoming webinar from Atlantic Information Services, participants will hear what steps two leading insurer-owned PBM units are taking to address the expensive and dangerous problem of opioid overuse and abuse among their member populations. Washington, DC (PRWEB) February 24, 2014 Deaths related to drug overdose, including those involving prescription drugs like opioid analgesics, have steadily risen over the last 11 years, reports the CDC. Beyond the death rate, health care costs...

2014-02-24 23:26:58

Oregon Board of Nursing Authorizes NPs to Dispense at all ZoomCare Neighborhood Clinics Portland, OR (PRWEB) February 24, 2014 ZoomCare, the innovative healthcare company that’s building the world's first neighborhood clinic and smartphone based healthcare system, announced today that NPs are now dispensing prescription medications at all ZoomCare neighborhood clinics. With a focus on ensuring that patients have affordable and convenient access to healthcare, ZoomCare partnered with...

2014-02-24 12:26:47

DALLAS, February 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ReportsnReports.com offers "Therapeutic Class Overview : Emergence Of Biogenerics Era In Japan - It's Time to Welcome Antibody Biosimilars of Foreign Origins Soon" and "Therapeutic Class Overview: Newer Oral Anti Androgens - Expanding Role in the treatment Paradigm of Prostate Cancer" research reports in its store. Japan biosimilar market will enter new phase of biosimilars with first 'mab' approval expected in 2014. This...

2014-02-19 16:23:46

In the news release, CHPA Responds to Economic Impact Study on Prescription Requirement in WV, issued Feb. 19, 2014 by Consumer Healthcare Products Association over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the subheadline should read "West Liberty University Professor Predicts a Total Cost of $149.4 Million for the State" rather than "$247.6 Million" as originally issued inadvertently. The complete, updated release follows: CHPA Responds to Economic Impact Study on Prescription...

2014-02-19 12:29:05

West Liberty University Professor Predicts a Total Cost of $247.6 Million for the State WASHINGTON, Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA) today released the following statement regarding a new economic impact study conducted by Dr. Serkan Catma of West Liberty University. The study, which was supported by a grant from CHPA, examined the potential costs associated with a proposed prescription requirement for cold and allergy medicines...

2014-02-19 08:33:32

LONDON, Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Middle East North Africa Pharmaceutical Market Forecasts to 2018 The global pharmaceutical market is forecast to be worth over US$1,250 billion by 2018 - but where are the key opportunities? And how does Middle East North Africa fit into this global outlook? This analysis report, Middle East North Africa Pharmaceutical Market Forecasts to 2018 (published November 2013), is an...

2014-02-18 16:26:46

WASHINGTON, Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA) today released the following statement after the West Virginia State Senate passed Senate Bill 6--legislation that would require all citizens to obtain a doctor's prescription before buying safe and effective cold and allergy medicines containing pseudoephedrine (PSE)--medicines like Advil Cold & Sinus, Claritin-D, Mucinex D and Sudafed. The bill now heads to the House of Delegates for...

2014-02-17 23:02:51

Biosimilars Products Market report is segmented into recombinant non-glycosylated proteins, recombinant glycosylated proteins, and recombinant peptides. (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/biosimilars-40.html) (PRWEB) February 17, 2014 The “Biosimilars Market Product [Recombinant Non-Glycosylated Proteins (Insulin, Filgrastim, Somatropin), Glycosylated (Monoclonal Antibodies, Erythropoietin), Peptides (Glucagon, Calcitonin)] & Application (Oncology, Blood Disorders) -...

2014-02-12 16:24:00

SALT LAKE CITY, Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With the drug price index continuing to rise and median incomes decreasing, families are looking to their smartphones for solutions to save money. "Consumers are recognizing the rising costs of prescription drugs and LowestMed is the solution for everyone looking to save money," said Brad Bangerter, CEO of LowestMed. "Our app and discount card makes it easy for you to compare prescription prices at the pharmacies in your neighborhood."...

2014-02-11 23:03:20

This technical market research report from BCC Research provides an overview of the global market for OTC drugs and dietary supplements. It covers developed and emerging markets in order to help readers understand the current state of the OTC medicines and dietary supplements market and the key markets for its future development. (PRWEB) February 11, 2014 According to a new technical market research report Over-the-Counter Drugs (OTC) and Dietary Supplements: Global Markets, from BCC...


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callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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