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Medical Machines and What They Can Do for You

Whenever you visit the pharmacy, doctors understand the machines a bit confused and maybe even afraid to ask questions. To help you feel a bit better about what machines are being used and their purposes, we thought we’d take some time to explore some of the more popular machines and help you understand them just

How Pharmaceutical Companies Can Have A Stronger Relationship With Consumers    

As a pharmaceutical company, the satisfaction of your consumers should be your number one priority. The following tips will help you to create a stronger bond and relationship with patients and ensure they’re always content. Focus on loyalty and continuously delivering on your promise if you want to succeed at this endeavor. The fewer problems

Challenges and Safety Concerns with Online Pharmacies

The advancements in the technology world have slowly made their way to the healthcare sector, but some aspects of medical care have been sluggish in adopting new methods of doing business. Most notably, pharmacy locations have held steadfast to the traditional way of serving patients, whether for one-time prescription fills or ongoing medication needs. In

How Does Diabetes Affect My Quality of Sleep?

If you have diabetes, you know that certain lifestyle habits — like exercising, eating a well-balanced diet, and, if needed, taking certain medications or insulin — are necessary to control blood glucose levels. What you may not know is that your quality of sleep is also a very important aspect of being able to successfully

Pharma Sales Compensation: How to Build a Fair and Effective Plan

The compensation structure for large organizations specializing in the pharmaceutical industry dictates the quality and breadth of the effectiveness of sales. At the heart of every compensation program lies the need to incentivize an activity that’s beneficial to the parent company. The more that a pharmaceutical company is able to compensate its sales representatives, the

Five Things You Need to Know About How Your Medical Records Are Stored

Going to the doctor’s office is a nerve-wracking experience for many. Not only is sitting in the office and getting an exam uncomfortable, many people also worry about their medical records. It does bring a little peace of mind to know that all doctor’s offices must comply with HIPAA regulations that require them to keep

The Commodification of Medicine

Introduction I’ve always understood that one of the key roles of doctors is that they are gatekeepers for medicine. Because of this I have been and continue to be perplexed by the perpetual advertising that I see on television for medicine. It is very different to see a beer commercial and decide that you want

7 Medical Uses for Viagra

Introduction When you think of Viagra, you probably think of erectile dysfunction. While the prescription medication is most well-known for treating this health issue, the drug can be used to treat a variety of other health conditions. Keep reading to learn about Viagra and its other uses in the medical field. 1. Pulmonary Hypertension Pulmonary

5 Challenges Faced During a Lab Relocation

Sometimes a lab move is necessitated due to a need for more space to store biological specimens, a renovation, a consolidation of labs, a decommission, or a change in research funding. However, moving a lab is no small task. So when a scientist or a team of scientists have to move to another lab, a

How Technology is Helping Researchers Develop Groundbreaking New Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Products

Technology has changed the world we live in considerably, from how we communicate and find our way around, to where and how we work, design and build homes, market products, and so on. The pharmaceutical and biomedical industries are also being rapidly affected by new technologies, and each year more and more groundbreaking new products