40 Years In Prison For Repeat Offender Who Held Screwdriver To Neck Of Plano PharmacistIt was in October of 2019 when Ricky L. Johnson walked into a pharmacy in Plano, asked for a prescription, and then put a screwdriver to the neck of the pharmacist.
Pharmacists In Texas & Every Other U.S. State Can Now Give Childhood VaccinationsPharmacists in all 50 states are now allowed to give childhood vaccinations under a new directive aimed at preventing future outbreaks of measles and other preventable diseases.
Police Looking For Armed Robber Who Stole Prescription Drugs From North Texas WalgreensPolice in Rockwall are searching for an armed man who robbed a Walgreens pharmacy in the early morning hours of January 27.
Patients Turning Away From Family Doctors And To TelemedicineConvenience rules in health care now, where patients can use technology or growing options like walk-in clinics and urgent care centers to get help whenever they need it.
Pharmacist Saves Man Having Food AllergyAn Illinois man has a local pharmacist to thank for thinking fast when he ran into her store experiencing an allergic reaction.
Man Dressed As Woman Walks Into Drug Store, Shoots PharmacistA man dressed as a woman shot a pharmacist this morning during an attempted robbery.
Former Carrollton Pharmacist Headed To Prison For Drug TraffickingJohn Christopher Esparza pleaded guilty on Jan. 5, 2016, to conspiracy to distribute and possession with intent to distribute oxycodone.
Patients Feel The Pinch Of Higher Generic Drug PricesGeneric drugs are supposed to be easy to get and cheap, but recently, the price has risen.
Texas Pharmacist Gets 5 Years In Pill Mill ScamA North Texas pharmacist has been sentenced to five years in prison in a scam in which homeless people were recruited as patients and then drugs were resold.
Pharmacy Mistakes: What You Can Do To Save Your LifeThe CBS 11 I-Team has been digging into the mistakes made every year at your neighborhood pharmacies. After a recent investigation pharmacists reached out to the I-Team to explain some things and to tell patients the one thing they can do to help save their life.
Dallas Pharmacist Credits Education With The Ability To Help Save LivesWhen a child comes into the emergency room at Children’s Medical Center, Eddie Mercado is part of the trauma team that is responsible for making sure the right medications are administered to the child.
FDA Wants Limits On Most Prescribed PainkillerThe Food and Drug Administration is recommending new restrictions on prescription medicines containing hydrocodone, the highly addictive painkiller that has grown into the most widely prescribed drug in the U.S.
Pharmacy Director Shares Prescription For Finding The Right Job In DallasGoing back to school to get a master’s degree after earning a doctorate can be the key to finding fulfillment.
PD Searching For Armed Man Who Robbed PharmacyPolice in Lewisville are asking for help identifying a man who robbed a pharmacy earlier this week. The suspect pulled a handgun and robber a worker at a CVS Pharmacy.
Vaccine Flying Off Pharmacy Shelves As Flu Cases UpDallas County Health officials say flu cases are up 40 percent since October. The bump in cases has come earlier than usual in the flu season and has pharmacists working hard to keep flu antivirals in stock.