Psoriasis Action Month is a chance for you to connect with others in the psoriasis community, become empowered in managing your condition, and raise awareness about this autoimmune disease. Whether you've just received a diagnosis or have been living with psoriasis for years, take time this month to learn about the latest treatment options and set small goals to minimize your symptoms.
Specialty medications used to treat rare or chronic conditions often come at a high cost. For those struggling to afford critical medications, specialty pharmacies provide a lifeline.
Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic inflammatory condition that affects joints in the body like those in the hands and feet. Specialty pharmacies with expertise in rheumatoid arthritis and other complex conditions provide personalized support for patients.
When starting a new medication, there is always the risk of side effects occurring. While side effects are often minor, some may be severe or even life-threatening. The key to avoiding dangerous side effects is recognizing them early and taking proper action.
It’s Cancer Survivors Month and a time to celebrate those who have faced cancer, survived, and are living life on their own terms. While there is still work to be done in improving treatment options for cancer patients, progress has been made over the years that can provide hope for those facing the disease today.
Specialty drugs, also known as specialty pharmaceuticals, are a type of medicine classified as high-cost, high complexity, and/or high touch. Specialty drugs typically require special handling, administration or monitoring.
When it comes to ensuring positive outcomes from any type of medical treatment, incorporating strategies for managing stress is an essential factor for achieving the best results. It is important for individuals to recognize how stress can affect treatment outcomes and to take steps to reduce exposure to stress in order to maximize the effectiveness of treatment.
March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month and a time to better understand the signs, symptoms, and preventative steps for colon cancer. Recognizing symptoms and knowing your risk factors can help with early detection and treatment of colon cancer.
Starting a new medication can be overwhelming and intimidating, especially if you’re unfamiliar with the drug or unsure of how to manage it. To make sure you get the most out of your new prescription, here are a few helpful tips to ensure successful medication management.
Receiving the news you have been diagnosed with a rare disease can be emotionally devastating and treatment options may be limited. You may be prescribed a specialty medication that is specifically designed to treat your rare disease. When managing a rare disease, it is essential to partner with a trusted specialty pharmacy that has experience working with rare disease conditions.