Tomorrow's pharmacist blog
Give three pharmacists acalculator, the drug tariff and a prescription. Ask them how much they will be paid for dispensing theprescription. I bet you'll get threedifferent answers.
Over the past few months the legalisation of Marijuana in theAmerican states of Colorado and Washington has led to many discussionsconcerning the legal state of recreational drugs in this country. Twitteralso brought to my attention an American website called Marijuana Majority that
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A lot flashes through my mind on a daily basis. This can actually be quite frustrating as I consider all sorts of, what would appear to be, nonsense. However, a lot of what I think about actually isn’t... Anyway, down to business.
So, guess what I learned today? That it is becoming more and more possible to treat cancer with a vaccine. Sounds weird, doesn’t it? But it’s true!
HER2 is a protein which is found on the surface of some cancer cells and is linked with breast cancer. Some people with breast cancer over express HER2 and in these cases, the tumour is said to be HER2 positive. HER2 positive breast cancers have been shown to grow quicker than other types of breast cancer and therefore have a higher rate of metastasis and mortality.