“I’m pregnant. Should I get the flu shot?” A quick word on mercury and safe injections.

Seunga (Jasmine) Han, PharmD Student With flu season being just around the corner, we’ve been covering various topics regarding the flu shot, such as what influenza is, how we can prevent it, why we need the flu shot, and the differences between the flu, the common cold and the stomach flu. Continuing this series, today’s article…

Medical Marijuana in the Management of Multiple Sclerosis-Related Spasticity and Pain

Ethos Ho, BSc Pharm Student Hashing Out the Evidence in Multiple Sclerosis  Today’s article is a continuation of our series examining the current evidence behind medical marijuana in the management of various medical conditions. So far, we have discussed its use in chronic pain, cancer, and ADHD. The focus of today’s article is the safety…

Day in the Life of an Ambulatory Care Pharmacist with Jarred Prudencio | An Inside Look

Choi Chung, RPh, BSc Pharm One of the values that we believe in is helping patients make informed decisions through health promotion and education. One of our aims with this interview series is to bring awareness to the different healthcare professionals and health advocates around the world and how they’re actively involved in bettering the…

How to Best Take Care of Your Teeth with Julia Freidenberg | An Inside Look

Choi Chung, RPh, BSc Pharm Earlier this week, we featured our first inter-professional interview with Mary Kreshon, a physician assistant from Tennessee. One of the values at Orbis Health is to help patients make informed decisions about their health; in order to facilitate this, we’ve created this interview series to raise awareness of the different…