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Pharmacies offering rewards for healthy behaviors

Customers making strides towards a healthy lifestyle can see the discounts add up at the cash register at a growing number of pharmacies.

Whether it is exercising, tracking blood pressure or glucose levels, losing weight, getting vaccinated or taking medicine regularly, pharmacies are rewarding customers for doing so as they […]

February 27th, 2015|Categories: Health|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Pharmacies offering rewards for healthy behaviors

CVS Caremark phasing out tobacco sales

Pharmacy and retailer CVS Caremark announced Wednesday that it will phase out tobacco sales over the next year, saying that profits from the sales are not worth the larger cost in public health.

CVS said in the Journal of the American Medical Association that the company is increasingly developing programs to improve the […]