Anatomy of a Protein Shake: How Supplements Stand Apart From Food

Aaron Chy, BSc General, PharmD Student Like any nutritional supplement, protein shakes are as popular as they are often misunderstood. As topics on general fitness and bodybuilding become ever more popular in today’s society, so does the use of supplements to improve performance, speed up recovery time, and promote improvements in strength and endurance. Of…

Why Aren’t My Medications Covered? Part 2

Brooke Thai, PharmD Student Welcome back to the topic of medication coverage and insurance plans. In part 1, we discussed some background information about the difference between insurance companies and plan adjudicators, direct billing and manual submissions, and different sources of coverage. Today in part 2, we’ll be going through some more definitions and finally,…