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Pharmacy Leader Amy Lamb: "Creating safe spaces for my patients to heal has been my primary goal."

Pharmacists have many hats, and your personal strengths and motivations help you leverage these diverse roles into meaningful careers. The role I will serve today may be vastly different from the role I serve next year, and certainly 10 years from now.
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Pharmacy U news

Amazon Pharmacy is coming. Will you be ready?

What do you feel when you hear Amazon Pharmacy is coming to Canada? Fear? Frustration? Annoyance? Perhaps you feel excited because you are curious to try the service?
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Pharmacy U news

How much does diabetes impact us?

As our country's population ages, will we be able to sustain the costs of this epidemic? What does this mean to us as healthcare providers?
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Pharmacy U Vancouver: in-person and virtual learning

Save the date — November 27, 2021 — and reserve your spot today to receive advanced notification before general registration opens. Space will be limited.
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How technology can support your pharmacy's future

Let's explore what we can expect for the pharmacy of the future, including staying connected, delivering a great patient experience and building a solid business case for technology investments.

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Get ready to stretch like a rubber band


This is the magic of the rubber band. It only works when it is stretched! Its real value is realized when it is stretched. And you know what? The same is true for you and me. We provide more value and we become more valuable when we are stretched, just like a rubber band! 

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Online customer experiences – What we can learn

As health-care professionals, pharmacists have a unique and important role that is multifaceted and ever changing. Every year our scope of practice grows, therapeutic approaches in clinical care evolve, and we face new business pressures.

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  • How to help your patients with dementia and their carers

    Early detection is the key to effective management of dementia. For starters, if testing is done early enough, patients might learn that their memory loss results from vitamin B12 deficiency or other conditions that can be fully or partially reversed.
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  • Can I travel with my medical cannabis anywhere?

    With COVID travel restrictions being gradually lifted, more and more people are making travel plans either within or outside of Canada. That raises questions when it comes to patients with medical cannabis.
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  • Wholehealth’s 100th store is a first in Canada!

    Insalata Cannabis Market is the first recreational cannabis store to have two licensed pharmacists who specialize in cannabis, as business partners. They are now the guiding force for helping Wholehealth pharmacists and technicians manage patient questions.
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  • Hemp oil vs. cannabis oil?

    Both recreational cannabis and industrial hemp are both cannabis species and contain THC, however, they are distinct strains with unique biochemical compositions and uses.
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