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Food for Thought: See What’s Sprouting

By Janet Verney. (October 29, 2020) -- As the weather gets chilly here in the northeast and we spend more time indoors, a fun project...

Medicare 2020: What YOU Need to Know

By Brian Scott-Smith – www.connecticut-east.com  (October 27, 2020) -- The annual Medicare Open Enrollment Period is here once again and if you’re a Medicare recipient...

Letter to the Editor: Support your Local Pharmacies

The views stated here are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of the editors of this newspaper. Submitted Oct. 26, 2020. To...

Why “Pharmacy Benefit Managers” Are Hurting You & Your Local Pharmacy

By Brian Scott-Smith – www.connecticut-east.com So, just who are "Pharmacy Benefit Managers" or "PBMs" as they’re more commonly known. They’re the quiet middlemen that stand between...

Designer Bag Bingo with a Heart to Celebrate Virtual World Diabetes Day

By Samantha Merwin. Join us for our special World Diabetes Day edition of Bingo with a Heart on November 14, 2020, at 6:00 p.m. $35...

Are You Being Steered Away from your Local Pharmacy?

By Brian Scott-Smith – www.connecticut-east.com (Oct. 14, 2020) -- A recent survey by the National Community Pharmacist Association, found that almost 80% of their community...

Food for Thought: Sept. 2020 — A Personal Journey

By Janet Verney. If you have been following my columns, many of you already know my journey with a serious lung disorder and how I...

Study of Mask Effectiveness

Covid Masks and Respiratory Droplets   Reviewed and submitted by Stew Gillmor An interesting experiment was recently reported in the physics journals Physics of Fluids and Physics...