Emergency Contraception: Is Plan B® the Only Option?

Seunga (Jasmine) Han, PharmD Candidate Let’s talk about emergency contraceptives Emergency contraception, by definition, is any contraceptive method used after unprotected intercourse or potential contraceptive failure.1,2 Sometimes, despite taking the right measures to be safe and cautious, accidents can happen. However, this isn’t always a topic that everyone’s comfortable talking about, which can make decisions all…

New Horizons – The Emergence of Telemedicine and Its Role in Healthcare

Ethos Ho, BSc Pharm Candidate Increasing Health Access through Technology Advancements in communication technology have never been as progressive as in the past decade. Things that were once thought to be only feasible in the imagination are now a reality. Improvements in technology have paralleled that of healthcare, where new drugs, vaccines, surgical procedures, and…

Medications and Pregnancy – Things to Consider

Ahmad Chehade, PharmD. Candidate Something to consider Whether you’re just taking vitamins for general health, or prescription medications for chronic conditions, it’s important to know what medications you’re taking and the risks associated with them. This matters even more when it’s not just yourself that you have to consider, but when there’s another life growing…