Medication Adherence Blogs

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There is an opioid crisis in Canada.  Opioids are widely prescribed to help patients manage chronic pain.  In 2015 it was reported that opioid pain relievers are used by 14.9% of the Canadian population.

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December 15/16
Nada Halaweh, Co-op Communications Assistant

As the year winds down, many of us are thinking about making new year’s resolutions to improve aspects of our lives. For many people the new year is a time to adopt a healthier lifestyle like completely cutting out those late night pizza calls or maybe starting that gym membership you’ve always wanted to.

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October 31/16
Nada Halaweh, Co-op Communications Assistant

One woman’s journey told through the eyes of her daughter.

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October 15/16
Patti Ryan, CEO & Co-Founder of Health QR

Everyone’s got data how do we break down the walls to improve health?

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May 30/16
Patti Ryan

This past week the BC Pharmacy Association (BCPhA) hosted its annual conference with a focus on the DNA of Pharmacy.  Brilliant speakers such as Dr. Kevin Davies, author of the $1,000 Genome and Dr. Corey Nislow, UBC’s Associate Professor in the Faculty

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